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Identifier: VAULT box-Wing-MS-96
Abstract Correspondence (some calligraphy), clippings, printed ephemera, notes on phone calls, etc. concerning the 50th anniversary publication of the Society of Typographic Arts and other projects, such as reprinting the STA's Book of Oz Cooper : an appreciation of Oswald Bruce Cooper; correspondents include Robert Borja, Thea Wheelwright of Bond Wheelwright Co., Susan Scott and Paula ThompSon of Wexford Press.
Dates: 1950-1977; Majority of material found within 1971 - 1977
Abstract Files pertaining to the Society of Typographical Arts workshop, organized in 1952 (and located at the Newberry Library until 1981) to give its member the opportunity to learn to use, design and experiment with type and block prints for letterpress printing. Included are files about the workshop as well as samples of material produced by members.
- Names: Underwood, Muriel X
- Calligraphy 1
- Correspondence -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
- Designers -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History 1
- Ephemera -- United States -- 1901-1950 1
- Printing -- Societies, etc. 1
- Bond Wheelwright Co 1
- Borja, Robert 1
- Cooper, Oswald Bruce 1
- DaBoll, Raymond F. 1
- Scott, Susan 1