Merle Kimball Papers
Scope and Contents
Contains notes about publisher's bindings compiled by Merle Kimball, former Serials Librarian at the College of William and Mary. Included in the papers are photocopies of examples from different bindings from the 1830s to the1930s as well as notes on several publishers including George Wharton Edwards and Sarah Whitman.
- Creation: circa 1999-2014
- Kimball, Merle (Person)
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Conditions Governing Access:
Collection is open to all researchers.
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.
Merle Kimball was the Serials Library at the College of William and Mary.
0.40 Linear Feet
Arrangement of Materials:
This collection is not yet fully arranged and described. Researchers may wish to consult with a staff member for further information in advance of using the collection.
Acc. 2014.032 was picked up from the donor by Special Collections staff on 2/5/2014.
Accessioned and minimally processed by Steven Bookman, University Archives Specialist, in April 2014.
- Guide to the Merle Kimball Papers
- Finding Aid Authors: Steven M. Bookman, University Archives Specialist.
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- The collection description/finding aid is written in English