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Publishers and publishing

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:


 Series — Box 1, Folder: 13
Scope and Contents

Series contains correspondence between Angleberger and publishering houses, Henry Holt Books for Young Readers and Farrar Straus Giroux, as he sought a publisher for his 2012 book, Horton Halfpott.

The letter to Farrar Straus and Giroux is an illustrated piece with characters from Horton Halfpott included in the text. There are two copies of this letter, with slightly different text.

Ephemera Collection

Identifier: 01/Mss. 1.02
Scope and Contents

The Ephemera Collection contains material primarily acquired for teaching. It includes material in various formats, most of which have been previously published. The collection is currently being processed and new items will be added on an ongoing basis. For this reason, the indicated date range is approximate at this point.

Merle Kimball Papers

Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2014.032
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.

Nikki Giovanni Letters

 Collection — Box Small Collections Box 117
Identifier: SC 01722
Content Description

Two, one page letters with envelopes from Nikki Giovanni to Dr. Barry Beckham. The letter dated May 7, 1989 regards Giovanni's son. The letter dated March 22, 1989 states that Giovanni has been trying to contact Dr. Beckham unsuccessfully.

Wesley B. Tanner Collection

Identifier: SC 01219
Scope and Contents

Collection concerning Wesley B. Tanner of Ann Arbor, Michigan which includes a signed greeting card designed with a wood block illustration, two copies of a bibliography of his products through 1990 as well as an article about him. Also includes a 2006 Christmas Card printed by Wesley B. Tanner.

William Welling Papers

Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2010.709
Scope and Contents The papers of William Welling document his career as a photographic historian. Welling worked as a journalist for the Hamden Chronicle from 1949-1950 and several of his articles are included in the collection. Series 2 holds correspondence between Welling and prominent photographic historians Helmut Gernsheim (1913-1995) of Lugano, Switzerland and George R. Rinhart. Series 3 includes Welling's extensive collection of photographic history research primarily on the 19th century for his books A...