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Writing the history of American printing: PM 221-2003

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Writing the history of American printing


Author: Silver, Rollo G.
Publisher: American Printing History Association
Designer: Blumenthal, Joseph



"This speech was delivered by Rollo G. Silver, the 1977 annual award recipient at the annual meeting of The American Printing History Association January 29, 1977"

Inscription: "For John with all the good wishes of Rollo"

7p ; 31cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1977


"1,000 copies printed for the members of The American Printing History Association in Monotype Emerson designed by Joseph Blumenthal on Ragston paper supplied by Andrews Nelson Whitehead"--Colophon

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Support composed of paper (fibre product)

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PM 221-2003
Primary reference Number: 95122
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 24 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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