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American Type Founders Company collection

 Collection
Identifier: Case Wing folio-Z250-A2 A44
Abstract

Various materials including photographs, internal publications, type specimens, and documents relating to the American Type Founders Company. The Company was founded in the late 19th century when 23 type foundries in North America merged.

Dates: 1899-1950

Burton Cherry ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: Case Wing folio-ZC 1-183
Abstract

Materials designed and collected by Chicago designer and typographer Burton Cherry, between approximately 1929 and approximately 1962. The collection includes correspondence to and from Cherry, items he designed or which were produced under his supervision, items possibly designed by Cherry, articles containing information about his work, and ephemera he collected.

Dates: approximately 1929-approximately 1962

Douglas C. McMurtrie papers

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-McMu
Abstract Chicago designer, publisher and printing historian. Includes extensive correspondence concerning his professional roles at Cuneo Press, Ludlow Typograph Co., the International Association of Printing House Craftsmen, and various WPA projects, as well as files of material for his many writings on printing history and design. A few files concern his early design work, work with disabled veterans, and his role as publisher of works on typography, printing and of the early lesbian novel, Mary...
Dates: 1850-1944; Majority of material found within 1925 - 1944

Garrett A. Boge papers

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Boge
Abstract

Correspondence, original art, printed works, biographical information by and about Garrett A. Boge, lettering artist and type designer based in Kansas City, Seattle, and Rome, Italy.

Dates: 1971-2013; Majority of material found within 1982 - 2009

Henry Lewis Bullen papers

 Collection
Identifier: VAULT folio-Wing-MS-49
Abstract

Letters, postcards, drafts of essays; all concerning the origin of the American point system invented by Nelson Crocker Hawks, on Hawks' career as an early California type founder, and on such other early California printing industry figures as W.F. Shattuck, Andrew Foreman, William Faulkner, and others.

Dates: 1908-1912

P22 Type Foundry ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: Case Wing folio-Z250-P88-1991
Abstract

Various ephemera including promotional pieces, letterheads, catalogs, decals, booklets, font discs, product packaging, and other material and objects relating to or produced by P22 Type Foundry.

Dates: 1991-2014

P.C. Darrow Printing Company collection

 Collection
Identifier: Case Wing folio-Z232-P113 P33-1890
Abstract

Various materials including promotional pieces, letterheads, letterhead envelopes, calendars, and a circular relating to the P.C. Darrow Printing Company.

Dates: 1890-1909

Robert Hunter Middleton papers

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Middleton
Abstract

Diaries, notes, original manuscripts of writings, design art, correspondence, financial records, printed ephemera, and type specimens from the collection of Robert Hunter Middleton, type designer and fine printer.

Dates: 1921-1985

Type specimen sheets and booklets

 Collection
Identifier: Case Wing-Z250-A5
Abstract

A collection of over 2500 type specimen sheets and other advertising materials issued by type foundries, typesetters, and printers that display typefaces, type families, or groups of types. Geographic coverage includes United States, Great Britain, and continental Europe.

Dates: 1870-ongoing

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Printing 5
Printed ephemera 4
Printing industry 4
Type and type-founding 4
Advertisements 3
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Manuscripts, American -- Illinois -- Chicago 3
Advertising layout and typography 2
Designers -- Illinois -- Chicago 2
Digital file formats 2
Digital media 2
Floppy disks 2
Printing -- History 2
Printing -- Specimens 2
Type and type-founding -- Specimens 2
Type specimens 2
Advertisements -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Advertisements -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Advertising -- Specimens 1
Announcements -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Announcements -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Annual reports -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Annual reports -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Bibliography -- Methodology -- History -- Sources 1
Borders (Type evidence) 1
Business records -- New Jersey -- Jersey City -- 1851-1900 1
Business records -- New Jersey -- Jersey City -- 1901-1950 1
CD-ROMs 1
Calendars 1
Calligraphers -- Missouri -- Kansas City -- Biography 1
Calligraphers -- Missouri -- Kansas City -- Correspondence 1
Calligraphers -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- Biography 1
Calligraphers -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- Correspondence 1
Calligraphy -- Missouri -- Kansas City 1
Calligraphy -- Washington (State) -- Seattle 1
Chicago (Ill.) 1
Christmas cards -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Christmas cards -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Clippings -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Clippings -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Commercial art 1
Compact discs 1
Correspondence -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Correspondence -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Correspondence -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- 1931 1
DVDs 1
Design 1
Design -- Exhibitions 1
Design -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Design services 1
Designers -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Designers -- Missouri -- Kansas City 1
Designers -- Washington (State) -- Seattle 1
Digital audio formats 1
Digital images 1
Disabled veterans 1
Electronic records 1
Envelopes -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Envelopes -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Ephemera -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Ephemera -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Exhibition catalogs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Exhibition catalogs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Gift books -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Gift books -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Graphic arts 1
Graphic design (Typography) 1
Greeting cards -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Greeting cards -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Invitations -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Invitations -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Keepsakes -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Keepsakes -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Lectures and lecturing 1
Lesbianism -- United States -- Biography 1
Letterheads -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Letterheads -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Love-letters -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Correspondence 1
Manuscripts, American -- Missouri -- Kansas City 1
Manuscripts, American -- Washington (State) -- Seattle 1
New Year cards -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
New Year cards -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Paraphilias 1
Postcards 1
Printed ephemera -- 1901-1950 1
Printed ephemera -- 1951-2000 1
Printed ephemera -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Printed ephemera -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Printers -- California -- Correspondence 1
Printing -- Catalogs 1
Printing -- History -- Celebrations of invention 1
Printing -- History -- United States -- Sources 1
Printing -- Societies, etc. 1
Printing -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Promotional materials 1
Promotional materials -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Promotional materials -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Proofs (Printing) -- Specimens 1
Relief prints -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1901-1950 1
Relief prints -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Rome -- Antiquities 1
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Language
French 1
German 1
Spanish; Castilian 1
 
Names
Ludlow Typograph Co. 3
American Type Founders Company 2
Bullen, Henry Lewis, 1857-1938 2
Cuneo Press 2
Society of Typographic Arts (Chicago, Ill.) 2
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Sprunger, Leslie 2
Allen, Albert H. (Albert Henry), 1875-1953 1
American Academy in Rome 1
American imprints inventory 1
Amsterdam Continental Types and Graphic Equipment 1
Apprentice House (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Art Directors Club of Chicago 1
Association Typographique Internationale 1
Bauersche Giesserei 1
Berthold Type Foundry 1
Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828 1
Boge, Garrett A. 1
Bucholz, Robert J. 1
Burton Cherry & Associates 1
Campbell, Joan, active 1962 1
Carpenter, Frederick V. 1
Casal, Mary 1
Caxton Club 1
Cherry, Burton 1
Cherryburn Press (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Child, Alpha 1
Condé Nast Press 1
Covici, Friede Inc. 1
Covici, Pascal, 1885-1964 1
DaBoll, Raymond F. 1
Detterer, Ernst Frederick, 1888-1947 1
Dickinson Type Foundry 1
Dreyfus, John 1
ElseWare Corporation 1
Evans, Luther Harris, 1902-1981 1
Eyncourt Press 1
Faulkner, William (printer) 1
Fonderies Deberny & Peignot 1
Foreman, Andrew 1
Forgue, Norman W. 1
Garrett Boge Design 1
Graves, Joseph Clark, 1905-1960 1
Hallmark Cards, Inc. 1
Hammer, Carolyn Reading 1
Hammer, Victor, 1882-1967 1
Hawks, Nelson Crocker, 1840-1929 1
Historical Records Survey (U.S.) 1
Image & Idea, Inc. 1
International Association of Printing House Craftsmen 1
International Design Conference in Aspen 1
Kner, Albert 1
Kner, Elizabeth 1
Lanston Monotype Machine Company 1
LetterPerfect Design 1
Mangan, James T. (James Thomas), 1896-1970 1
Mardersteig, Giovanni, 1892-1977 1
Margo, Egdon H. 1
McMurtrie, Douglas C. (Douglas Crawford), 1888-1944 1
McVay, Myron W., Jr. 1
Mergenthaler Linotype Company 1
Microsoft Corporation 1
Middleton, R. Hunter (Robert Hunter), 1898-1985 1
Monotype Corporation 1
Newberry Library. John M. Wing Foundation 1
Nichols, Dale, 1904-1995 1
P.C. Darrow Printing Co. 1
P22 Type Foundry 1
Pascal Covici (Firm) 1
R.R. Donnelley and Sons Company 1
Reed, Philip (Philip G.), 1908- 1
Reiner, Imre, 1900-1987 1
Ruppel, Aloys, 1882-1977 1
Shattuck, W. F. 1
Shaw, Paul 1
Standard, Paul, 1900- 1
Tempo, Inc. 1
Typocrafters (Group) 1
Varro, Margaret 1
Williams, Gordon 1
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