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Roberta Yerkes Blanshard papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1566
Scope and Contents
The papers consist of subject files, containing correspondence and memorabilia, of Roberta Yerkes Blanshard. The majority of the files relate to the Yale University Press and include a reminiscence of her years with the press. Correspondents in these files include authors with whom she worked, Yale Press staff members, and printers and typographers who worked for the press. There are also files on her friend, Ada Louise Comstock Notestein.
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright has been transferred to Yale University for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by Ann Baer in Accession 2013-M-069. Copyright status for the remaining collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Roberta Yerkes Blanshard, 1998; transferred from Yale University Press, 2013.
Associated Materials
Brand Blanshard Papers (MS 1488). Manuscripts and Archives, Yale University Library.Robert Mearns Yerkes Papers (MS 569). Manuscripts and Archives, Yale University Library.
Dates
1914-2006
Majority of material found within 1959 - 1997
Extent
1.52 Linear Feet (4 boxes)
Related Names
Blanshard, Roberta Yerkes, 1907-2001
Language of Materials
English