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BOX 6 BOX oversize 1-11 Printing Samples Designed by Rogers, 1907-1957
Printing samples designed or collected by Rogers. Broadsides, see also 9, oversize. Cataloged individually on the Library of Congress database, search under call number Pforzheimer Rogers box 6, oversize
Arranged alphabetically
BOX 6, oversize Broadsides
Albion Press, 1956 (1 item)
American Institute of Graphic Arts, 1924-1925 (3 items)
Atlantic Charter, [ca. 1941) (9 items). See also Box 6, oversize
Bedford Club, undated (1 item)
Centaur. See Box 9, oversize
Charles Beck Co., undated (1 item)
Club of Odd Volumes, 1911-1952 (6 items)
De Forest, Robert, 1919-1922 (2 items)
Double Crown Club, 1930 (1 item)
Douglas C. McMurtrie Inc., 1926 (1 item)
Goudy, Frederic (1 item, Frederic W. Goudy 1932)
Goudy, Frederic (1 item, Frederic W. Goudy 1932)
Grolier Club, 1924-1926 (10 items)
Henry Lindenmeyr and Sons, undated (1 item)
Illian, George, undated (1 item, Ultramarine Dance)
Joseph W. Lippincott Award 1939
Koopman, H.L., undated (1 item)
Laboratory Press, [ca. 1924] (1 item)
Lanston Monotype, undated (2 items)
Lincoln, Abraham. Excerpts from the Second Inaugural Address ..., undated (1 item)
Liber librorum, 1955 (2 items)
Macy, George, 1937-1958 (2 items)
Marchbanks Press, 1923, n.d. (5 items): 4 original posters, with woodcuts by Allen Lewis and Rhyme Sheet vacation announcement no. 10
Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1928(1 item)
Morris, William, 1932 (1 item, Song)
Murray, Alexander G.W., 1919 (1 item)
New York School of Printing, 1939 (1 item)
Plymouth, Mass., 1921 (1 item)
Poetry Bookshop, undated (2 items): Rhyme Sheet nos. 8, 10 (ill. by Lovat Fraser)
Rogers, Bruce. When a man writes a book ..., 1954 (14 copies)
Root, Elihu, 1923 (1 item)
Selection of the Work of Bruce Rogers, 1948 (poster by Emmons)
United States. Declaration of Independence, see Box 30, oversize
Whittier, John G., undated and Quotation; illumination by Thomas Rogers?
BOX 8, oversize Certificates and diplomas, 1917-1952, n.d.
Chess set design (possibly for Philidor book proposed by David J. Way?), undated (3 folders)
BOX 9, oversize Map of New Fairfield (Conn.), 1942
Miscellaneous, 1951, n.d.
Paper samples, undated (2 folders)
Printers' marks, undated
Type design Letters and ornaments, 1931-1948, n.d. Centaur broadsides
Centaur broadsides
Inscriptions on buildings (Hunter College, Flagler, etc.)
BOX 10, oversize Original leaves (mainly pre-1801) collected by Rogers
BOX 11, oversize Designed or collected by Earl Emmons; purchased by Pforzheimer with associated correspondence, 1923-1942 (4 folders)
Edited galleys and published copy of Rogers' In Reply: An Open Letter from an Arranger of Types to the Greatest Designer of Them All
Prep material and published copies (including scroll) of An Unholy Bible Story
Prep material and published copies of The Saga of Bnacle Bruce, the Sailor and Sequel to the Saga of Bnacle Bruce, the Sailor
Published copies of A Bookplate for Bruce Rogers; An Account of the Making of the Oxford Lectern Bible; Italian Old Style; Monotype (v. 9, no. 6, 1923); PM (v. 2, no. 5, 1936)
BOX 44-71a BOX oversize 7-11 Printing Samples, 1892-1961
The Printing Samples series covers the Rogers' designs for bookplates, printer's marks, greeting cards, and other ephemera designed for individuals or organizations. It also contains similar material collected by Rogers, H.W. Kent, and C. Pforzheimer. There is also a significant amount of material on Rogers's type design for letters, including Centaur, and ornaments as well.
Arranged alphabetically by topic
BOX 44 Bookplates and printers' marks designed by Rogers for his own use 1923-1953, n.d.
BOX 45 Bookplates and emblems designed by Rogers for others 1905-1955, n.d. See also Box 45a
Inventory list compiled by Pforzheimer Library
BOX 45a Bookplates collected by Rogers and others ca. 1895-1954, n.d.
Bookplates and printers' marks by Rogers and others, ca. 1895-1954, n.d., (2 folders). Includes 45 printers' marks for Copeland and Day, University Press
Scrapbook of mounted bookplates collected by Rogers (includes his own designs)
Non-B.R. bookplates collected by B.R. (2 folders)
Bookplates collected by H.W. Kent
Bookplates collected by Pforzheimer
BOX 46 Greeting cards, etc. designed by Rogers, 1903-1956, n.d. (5 folders). Includes Christmas/New Year designs for Gabriel Wells and others as well as himself
BOX 47 Greeting cards, etc. designed by Rogers, 1953-1954, n.d. (5 folders). Includes Valentine's Day cards and others for his own use
BOX 48 Greeting cards, etc. received by Rogers, 1910-1955, n.d. (19 folders). Chiefly Christmas cards (arranged alphabetically by sender)
BOX 48a Greeting cards received by Rogers and Pforzheimer, 1914-1957, n.d.
Birthday cards, etc. received by Rogers (6 folders)
Pforzheimer collection of Gabriel Wells's Christmas publications
BOX 48b Order forms, prospectuses to books designed by Rogers, 1902-1949, n.d.
Collected by Rogers (4 folders)
Collected by Pforzheimer (3 folders)
BOX 49 Other printed ephemera designed by Rogers (arranged alphabetically by related body or topic), 1904-ca. 1957. See also Boxes 57, 7-8, oversize
Advance notice to Rogers' October House Classics (3 folders)
BOX 49a American Institute of Graphic Arts
Architectural League of New York
Bartholomew, A.T.
Boston Symphony
Club of Odd Volumes
C.U. Caldedonian Club
Daughters of the American Revolution
Dent, Edward
District of Columbia Paper Manufacturing Co.
Double Crown Club
Duschnes, Philip
Elizabethan Club
Goudy, Frederic
Grolier Club
Harden, Walter
Harvard University
International Printing Ink
John Carter Brown Library
Lanston Monotype
BOX 49b London Master Printers
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Riverside Press. See also Box 95, folder 7
Society of Printers
Somerset Club
Taft dinner
Warde, Frederic
Miscellaneous designs of Rogers
Possibly designed by Rogers
BOX 50 Other printed ephemera collected by Rogers, 1894-1957, n.d.
Barnard-Bobbs Merrill
Book Club of California
Club of Odd Volumes (2 folders). See also Box 7, oversize
BOX 51 Colt-Curwen
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