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The Colt Press : oral history transcript / and related material, 1965-1966.

Author: Jane Bissell Grabhorn; Ruth Teiser; Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
Summary:
Comments on the Jumbo Press, her first imprint; the beginnings of the Colt Press in 1938 with William M. Roth; printers in San Francisco; economics of fine book printing. Photographs inserted.

Appended: Photocopies of articles about the Grabhorns appearing in San Francisco newspapers.

With this: Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Typographic Work of Jane Grabhorn in the Albert M. Bender Room of the Stanford University Libraries, March 4 to April 7, 1956.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Oral histories
Material Type: Manuscript, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Bissell Grabhorn; Ruth Teiser; Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office.
OCLC Number: 26681292
Notes: Phonotape also available.
Description: Transcript : [9], 43 leaves ; 28 cm + related material
Responsibility: Jane Bissell Grabhorn ; tape-recorded interview conducted by Ruth Teiser in December, 1965. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1966 :

Abstract:

Comments on the Jumbo Press, her first imprint; the beginnings of the Colt Press in 1938 with William M. Roth; printers in San Francisco; economics of fine book printing. Photographs inserted.

Appended: Photocopies of articles about the Grabhorns appearing in San Francisco newspapers.

With this: Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Typographic Work of Jane Grabhorn in the Albert M. Bender Room of the Stanford University Libraries, March 4 to April 7, 1956.

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