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Finding Aid to the Harry Dov Weininger Collection of David Lance Goines Posters and Memorabilia
BANC PIC 2011.017  
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  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Arrangement
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  • Separated Materials
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  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Preferred Citation
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  • Contributing Institution: The Bancroft Library
    Title: Harry Dov Weininger collection of David Lance Goines posters and memorabilia
    Creator: Goines, David Lance, 1945-
    Creator: Weininger, Harry Dov, 1933-2010
    Identifier/Call Number: BANC PIC 2011.017
    Physical Description: 350 items : approximately 350 posters, prints and other items in 8 boxes and 1 oversize folder : chiefly lithographs ; various sizes
    Date (inclusive): approximately 1968-2009
    Abstract: Posters and prints by Berkeley, California graphic artist and printer David Lance Goines, as well as related memorabilia.
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.
    Language of Material: English .

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Jean Weininger, 2010.


    Posters arranged chronologically according to Goines' catalog numbers, as received.

    Biographical / Historical

    Harry Dov Weininger was born September 28, 1933 in Czernowitz, which at that time was part of Romania, and is now part of Ukraine. His family emigrated to the United States in 1950, settling in Chicago. He served in the U.S. Army, graduated from officer candidate school in 1958, and received his B.A. from the University of Chicago in 1960. He moved to Berkeley in 1963 and lived there for the remainder of his life. He received his J.D. at age 54 from the University of San Francisco in 1988. He was the owner of the Carpet Center and was very active in Berkeley's civic, business and cultural affairs. He ran for Berkeley City Council in 1975, was president of the Berkeley Chamber of Commerce and the Board of Directors of the Berkeley Democratic Club, and served in various capacities for the Rotary Club of Berkeley, City of Berkeley Civic Arts Commission and Planning Commission, and Planned Parenthood. His long friendship with David Lance Goines began shortly after Weininger's arrival in Berkeley. Harry Weininger died May 31, 2010.


    Collection titled by donor.

    Scope and Content

    Posters and other material collected by Weininger during his lengthy and close association with Goines. Includes a nearly complete run of the artist's posters through no. 222. Other material includes Thirty Recipes Suitable for Framing (an early collaboration between Goines and Alice Waters); illustrations for the Chez Panisse Cafe Cookbook; an early print illustrating six Old Testament stories; a series of "mistake" poster prints; exhibition announcements; greeting cards and other correspondence; advertisements; calendars; miscellaneous small publications; and Bay Area newspaper clippings which document Goines' career. A large percentage of the prints are signed artist's proofs, designate "a.p." in this item listing.

    Separated Materials

    Books and catalogs by and/or pertaining to David Lance Goines transferred to the Book Collections of the The Bancroft Library and cataloged individually. Typescript copy of the unpublished Words and Days (1994) transferred to the Manuscript Collections of the Bancroft Library (BANC MSS 2011/218).

    Conditions Governing Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Conditions Governing Use

    Some materials in these collections may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user. For additional information about the University of California, Berkeley Library's permissions policy please see: http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/about/permissions-policies

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Harry Dov Weininger collection of David Lance Goines posters and memorabilia, BANC PIC 2011.017, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Bancroft Library staff in 2014.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Graphic artists -- California -- Berkeley
    Goines, David Lance, 1945-
    Chez Panisse