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Finding Aid for the Jake Zeitlin Graphic Arts Ephemera Collection, ca. 1900-
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Jake Zeitlin Graphic Arts Ephemera Collection,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1900-
    Collection number: 2000
    Creator: Zeitlin, Jake, 1902-
    Extent: 122 boxes (61 linear ft.) 10 oversize boxes
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Jake Zeitlin Graphic Arts Ephemera Collection (Collection 2000). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4234056 

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of materials on typography, printing history, illustration and engraving, bookbinding, private presses, and fine printing. Includes assorted ephemera such as newsletters, announcements, clippings, memorabilia, keepsakes, and more. The various presses, printers, designers, and organizations represented include: Bremer Press, Castle Press, Ward Ritchie Press, Plantin Press, Black Sparrow Press, Whittington Press, Perishable Press, Paradise Press, Edward Gorey, Bruce Rogers, W.A. Dwiggins, D.B. Updike, F.W. Goudy, the Rounce and Coffin Club of Los Angeles, the Zamorano Club, California Book Club, and Grolier Club.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


    Graphic arts.

    Genres and Forms of Material