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Don May papers

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-May
Abstract

Commercial design work and professional papers of May, a designer and art director for several Chicago-based publications. May later moved his practice to California where he became a regional painter as well as a designer.

Dates: 1927-2009; Majority of material found within 1935 - 1982

Oswald Bruce Cooper Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Cooper
Abstract

Papers of Oswald Cooper, Chicago lettering artist, advertising designer and type designer best known for his Cooper Black and Cooper Bold typefaces. Includes art work for type designs; art boards, proofs and finished advertising pieces; and limited correspondence. There is also a file on patent cases of 1926-1928, and Cooper's testimony before Congress on the originality of typefaces, and ephemera from other artists.

Dates: 1903-1953; Majority of material found within 1919 - 1939

Raymond Franklin DaBoll Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-DaBoll
Abstract

Correspondence, original art, printed works, biographical information by and about Chicago calligrapher and designer Raymond F. DaBoll; includes ephemera from other artists.

Dates: 1905-1982; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1982

William A. Kittredge papers

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Kit
Abstract Chicago designer and author on design, Director of Design and Typography for the R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co. of Chicago from 1922-1945. Largely a collection of printed ephemera selected to exemplify the best design of the twentieth century, this collection also includes a few original designs by Kittredge, some correspondence with other designers (most notably Rockwell Kent, Rudolph Ruzicka, Edward A. Wilson, D.B. Updike, and Edward Penfield), and extensive samples of Kittredge's printed...
Dates: 1907-1952; Majority of material found within 1922 - 1944

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Chicago Daily News, Inc. 2
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Abbott Laboratories 1
American Institute of Graphic Arts 1
Arden Farms, Inc. 1
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Arkansas Industrial Development Commission 1
Art Directors Club (New York, N.Y.) 1
Art Directors Club of Chicago 1
Barnhart Brothers & Spindler 1
Bertsch & Cooper 1
Bond Wheelwright Co. 1
Cady, James Lowell 1
California Bank 1
Chirpe, Rodney 1
Cleland, T. M. (Thomas Maitland), 1880-1964 1
Cliff Dwellers (Club) 1
Curtis Publishing Company 1
Cusick, Rick 1
DaBoll, Raymond F. 1
Design Counsel 1
Dwiggins, W. A. (William Addison), 1880-1956 1
Eager, Fred 1
Esquire, inc. 1
Franklin Printing Company (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Grantham Industries 1
Higgins-McArthur Co. 1
Hilton Hotels Corporation 1
Hilton, Conrad N. (Conrad Nicholson), 1887-1979 1
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971 1
Kittredge, William A. (William Albion), 1891-1945 1
Kofron, Frank M. 1
Los Angeles (Calif.). Board of Harbor Commissioners 1
Loyola University of Los Angeles 1
Margo, Egdon H. 1
Marshall Field & Company 1
May, Donald Richard, 1911-1993 1
May, Rollo 1
McArthur, Richard N. 1
Mission Pak 1
Nall, Richard B. 1
National Geographic Society (U.S.) 1
Orthodontists' Research & Manufacturing Corp. 1
Owens, Harry J. (Harry James), 1894- 1
Packard Motor Car Company 1
Palladino, Robert J., 1932-2016 1
Penfield, Edward, 1866-1925 1
Purdue University 1
Ruzicka, Rudolph, 1883-1978 1
Sackett, DeForest 1
Security-First National Bank of Los Angeles 1
Society of Typographic Arts (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Standard, Paul, 1896-1992 1
Union League Club of Chicago 1
Updike, Daniel Berkeley, 1860-1941 1
Vandervoort, Paul 1
Vitaminerals, Inc. 1
Wilson, Edward A. (Edward Arthur), 1886-1970 1
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