Scope and Content
Title: Collection of Fine Press Ephemera,
Date (inclusive): 1940-2009
Collection number: Press Coll. Ephemera
Collector: William Andrews
Clark Memorial Library
4 boxes (4 linear feet)
William Andrews Clark Memorial Library
Los Angeles, California 90095-1490
Abstract: The collection contains material from fine
presses and individual printers in the United States and England (but
primarily from California). Items include cards, advertisements,
invitations, and other printed materials.
Physical location: Clark Library
Language of Materials: Collection materials in English
Collection is open for research.
Copyright has not been assigned to the William Andrews Clark Memorial
Library, UCLA. All requests for permission to publish or quote from
manuscripts or ephemera must be submitted in writing to the Clark
Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the William
Andrews Clark Memorial Library, UCLA as the owner of the physical items
and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright
holder, which must also be obtained.
[Identification of item], Collection of Fine Press Ephemera, Press
Coll. Ephemera, William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, University of
California, Los Angeles.
This collection of fine press ephemera is an artificially created
collection. It is an accumulation of fine press materials gathered at
the William Andrews Clark Memorial Library from the 1950s to the
present. The collection will continue to grow over time.
Processed and described by Jamie Henricks, June 2009.
Scope and Content
This collection contains printed material from fine presses and
printers in the United States and England collected by the Clark Library
from the 1950s to the present. Items include but are not limited to
printed cards, advertisements for books, invitations to events, and
short runs of private press journals. A majority of the items originate
This collection is organized alphabetically by name of press or printer.
The Clark Library holds extensive collections of materials related to
fine presses in California and around the world. The Clark's library of
fine press books and pamphlets is searchable via the
UCLA Library's online
Archival material related to or produced by presses
and printers is described at the
Archive of California
The following terms have been used to index the description of this
collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Genres and Forms