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Wells, James M. : James M. Wells Papers, 1951-1984

Newberry Library curator of the John M. Wing Foundation for the History of Printing (1951), and later also custodian of the Rare Book Room (1963), associate director (1964), vice president (1975) and George Amos Poole III Curator of Rare Books and Manuscripts (1981). Wells' papers include correspondence, memoranda, reports and manuscripts relating to his Newberry responsibilities, the Wing Collection and other organizations with which he was affiliated.
Extent: 25 linear feet - (5 boxes and 23 record cartons)
Subjects: Chicago, Newberry Library, Printing History and Book Arts
Call Number: NL Archives 03/21/01
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