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Paul Hayden Duensing Collection

Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2000.D87, 2009.039

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Scope and Contents

Acc. 2000 .D87 is printed ephemera (cards, broadsides, etc.) from the press of Paul Hayden Duensing.

Acc. 2009.39 includes Christmas cards, letters, postcards, type specimen and miscellaneous items of the "Private Press and Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing," 1982-1999 and undated.


  • Creation: 1954-1999


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Conditions Governing Access:

Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.

Conditions Governing Use:

Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

Biographical Information:

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Acquisition Information:

Acc. 2000 .D87 is a gift of Christian Vinyard. Acc. 2009.039 is a gift of Pamela Rups, received February 2009.

Related Materials:

See also Paul Hayden Duensing, Fourth Decade: 40 Years of a Private Press Vicksburg, Michigan, The Private Press and Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing, 1991 and his Quarter-Century of Triumphs and Disasters in the Microcosm of a Private Press Kalamazoo, Mich.,The Press,1976.

Processing Information:

Processed by Ellen Strong in 2000, addition described by Ute Schechter, March 2009.

Guide to the Paul Hayden Duensing Collection
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Repository Details

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