Guide to the Edward R. Doty Collection

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Department of Special Collections
Davidson Library
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
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Guide to the Edward R. Doty Collection, ca. 1900-1983

Collection number: Mss 22

Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara

Contact Information:

  • Department of Special Collections
  • Davidson Library
  • University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Santa Barbara, CA 93106
  • Phone: (805) 893-3062
  • Fax: (805) 893-5749
  • Email: special@library.ucsb.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucsb.edu/speccoll/speccoll.html
    Processed by:
    David C. Tambo
    Date Completed:
    21 January 2003
    Encoded by:
    David C. Gartrell
© 2003 Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Edward R. Doty Collection,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1900-1983
Collection Number: Mss 22
Extent: 5 linear feet (4 boxes)
Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Department of Special Collections
Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

None.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

Preferred Citation

Edward R. Doty Collection. Mss 22. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Acquisition Information

Donation from Edward R. Doty, 1988.

Collection Contents

Box 1

The Philatelic History of the United States. Westport Collectors Society.

Abstract: [A limited edition collection of commemorative covers portraying the history of America through historic U.S. stamps and official U.S. postmarks.]
Box 1

Volume 1: 1565-1806

Box 1

Volume 2: 1807-1866

Box 1

Volume 3: 1867-1933

Box 1

Volume 4: 1934-1977

Box 1

Volume 5: States of the Union. Westport Collectors Society.

Abstract: [A collection of fifty original works of art by prominent American artists issued on limited edition commemorative covers bearing historic U.S. flag stamps and state capital postmarks.]
Box 2

Volume 6: The Presidents of the United States of America.

Abstract: [A limited edition collection of philatelic commemorative covers authorized by the White House Historical Association."]
Box 2

Volumes 7-8: U.S. First Day Covers and Special Covers. Postal Commemorative Society.

Box 3

Volume 9: Scott's National Postage Stamp Album [U.S.]

Box 3

Volume 10: Modern Postage Stamp Album [worldwide]

Box 3

Volume 11: Untitled [worldwide]

Box 3

Volume 12: Postage Stamp Album [worldwide]

Box 3

Volume 13: U.S. Postage Album

Box 4

Volumes 14-15: Untitled [U.S.]

Box 4

Volume 16: Scott's Minuteman album for United States Stamps

Box 4

Loose first day covers, souvenir and commemorative sheets, blocks, and individual stamps