4 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Printing--History.

  1. Hammond World Atlas Corporation archive of print records and samples of printing methods

    65 boxes (52 linear ft.). -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Hammond World Atlas Corporation archival collection consists of map sculptures, printing separations, and business records (index cards) that document the 100-year publishing history of the company. Hammond was known for its extensive line of world, historical, school, and thematic atlases, but the company also issued a wide variety of other cartographic items, including maps, globes, and...

  2. Hauslab-Liechtenstein map collection

    68 folios ; approximately 7,000-8,000 maps and disbound atlases ; approximately 9,600-10,000 map sheets . -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Hauslab-Liechtenstein Map Collection contains some 9,600-10,000 manuscript and printed map sheets assembled by the Austrian cartographer and general Franz Ritter von Hauslab and later acquired by Prince Jordan II of Liechtenstein. Within the collection there are examples of various types of map reproduction, including copper engraving, lithography, photolithography, zincography,...

  3. Victor Hammer collection

    41 boxes ; 21.6 Linear feet. -- Rare Book & Special Collections Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The gift consists of materials relating chiefly to the artistic career of Victor Karl Hammer (1882-1967) in Europe and the United States after his emigration from Austria in 1939.

  4. Sylvester and Orphanos Archive collection

    16 containers ; Linear feet of shelf space occupied: 15 linear feet ; Approximate number of items: 5,000 . -- Rare Book & Special Collections Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Provenance The Sylvester and Orphanos Archive was purchased by the Library of Congress in 2014. This original purchase includes correspondence and production materials associated with the operation of Sylvester and Orphanos Publishers from its beginning in 1976 through 2006. The archive joins the Rare Book and Special Collections Division's Sylvester and Orphanos collection, the complete catalog...