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Printing plates

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Flat pieces of metal from which textual or pictorial images are printed. For blocks of other material, usually wood, cut to print an image or used to support other materials that form the printing surface, use "printing blocks" or a more specific term.

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Andrews Memorial Bookplate Collection of Irene D. Andrews Pace (Personal Bookplates)

Call Number: BKP 2
Overview: The collection contains bookplates and other documentation related to the personal ex-libris designs of Irene Dwen Andrews Pace (1892-1962).
Dates: 1924-1962, bulk 1950-1960

Backhouse and Mounsey collection

Call Number: MSS 13
Overview: The collection comprises etchings, lithographs, and drawings by Edward Backhouse, Edward Backhouse Mounsey, and other members of the Backhouse and Mounsey families of Darlington (County Durham) in the early 19th century.
Dates: 1819-1856

Ken Campbell archive

Call Number: MSS 25
Scope and Contents: The collection spans the years 1975-2003 and reveals Ken Campbell's creative process throughout his career as a book artist. The bulk of the collection contains Ken Campbell's artist book materials and separate prints which relate to several of his books. Proofs, extra sheets, letterpress forms, zinc etching plates, photographs, negatives and dummies document Campbell's creative process. The collection also includes materials about Campbell's unpublished book ...
Dates: 1975-2003

Manuscripts in the Richard Gimbel Collection of Charles Dickens

Call Number: GEN MSS 1998
Overview: Manuscripts, letters, and documents by English writer and social critic Charles Dickens, 1830-1870, collected by Richard Gimbel. Also included is Gimbel's collection of Dickensiana, 1772-1969, which consists of books, periodicals, printed ephemera, prints and stray plates, photographs, mass-produced objects, manuscripts, letters and documents, paintings and drawings, and relics and association items not created by Dickens but still relating to him. Present are letters from Dickens...
Dates: 1772-1969

Collection of bookplates by Stephen Gooden

Call Number: BKP 48
Overview: 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.
Dates: 1923-1966

International Syndicate records

Call Number: GEN MSS 1425
Overview: The International Syndicate records, which span from 1904 to 1963, contain business records, artwork, printing plates, and other papers by or related to the business dealings of the International Syndicate. The records document the company's output, along with business dealings between newspapers, independent contractors, and International Syndicate. Artwork and printing mats make up the largest portion of the collection and are primarily comprised of crossword puzzles and children's page...
Dates: circa 1904-1963

Chauncey Brewster Tinker papers

Call Number: GEN MSS 354
Overview: Collection contains correspondence, writings, personal papers,financial records, photographs, subject files, clippings, printed material, and other papers by or relating to Chauncey Brewster Tinker.Correspondence consists primarily of letters to Tinker, including letters from Leonard Bacon, Charles Montgomery Hathaway, Jr., Sinclair Lewis, A. Edward Newton, Thornton Wilder, and the Yale University Library, along with several third-party letters, and a few copies and drafts of letters by...
Dates: 1898-1963