- Scope and Contents
The collection contains bookplates designed by Stephen Gooden (1892-1955). It also includes process materials—e.g., original sketches, trial proofs, and engraved plates—as well as correspondence and ephemera.
- Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
- Conditions Governing Use
Copyright has not been transferred to Yale University.
- Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Yale Bookplate Collection was formerly housed in Sterling Memorial Library. The collection was incorporated into the Arts of the Book Collection in 1984 and then moved to the Seeley G. Mudd Library in 1990. In 2011, it was transferred to the Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library.
Organized into three series: I. Bookplates, 1923-1953. II. Process Materials, 1927-1938. III. Correspondence and Ephemera, 1941-1966.
- 1.25 Linear Feet (3 boxes)
- Related Names
- Gooden, Stephen, 1892-1955
- Language of Materials