Book collectors, Artists' books, Catalogers, Typographers, Type and type-founding -- Specimens, Small presses, Antiquarian booksellers, Incunabula -- Specimens, Albert A. Howard, W. A. (William Addison) Dwiggins 1880-1956, Bruce (Albert Bruce) Rogers 1870-1957, Anthoensen Press, Puterschein-Hingham Press
Albert A. Howard was a book collector and cataloging librarian at University of Southern Maine. Collection contains materials related to Howard's rare book collection and collecting interests, including correspondence with publishing houses, such as Püterschein-Hingham and the Anthoensen Press, and their invitations, announcements, dinner menus, newsletters, prospectuses, advertisements, and thank-you cards. Old and rare book fragments, typesetting and calligraphy samples, and book arts ephemera serve as examples of early printing and typography in English, Latin, Greek, and German, and include works by William Addison Dwiggins and Bruce Rogers.
approximately 1450 to 2016
Size of Collection:
0.5 Linear Feet (1 Box), 8 Oversize Folders, 4 Hanging Items
GEN-MS0060, Albert A. Howard Print Ephemera Collection, Special Collections, University of Southern Maine Libraries.