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Guide to the Cowell Press Printing Samples
UA 25  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Cowell Press Printing samples
    Dates: 1970-
    Collection number: UA 25
    Collector: Cowell Press
    Collection Size: 6 flats
    Repository: University of California, Santa Cruz. University Library. University Archives
    Santa Cruz, California 95064
    Abstract: Contains miscellaneous printing exercises produced by the Cowell Press students under the direction of Peter Manston, Jack Stauffacher and George Kane as well as guest teachers.
    Physical location: Stored offsite at NRLF: Advance notice is required for access to the papers.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English


    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce the material, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    Cowell Press Printing samples. UA 25. University Archives, University Library, University of California, Santa Cruz.

    Acquisition Information

    Transferred in 2000, 2004, 2005-

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection contains miscellaneous printing exercises (stationary, posters, poetry, booklets, book jackets, broadsides, etc.) produced at the Cowell Press by the students under the direction of Peter Manston, Jack Stauffacher and George Kane as well as guest teachers.


    Many of these exercises are not signed or dated. The material has been arranged first by size, then chronologically. An inventory list of the titles is available through Special Collections and Archives.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    University of California, Santa Cruz--Archives
    Arts--Study and teaching (Higher)--California--Santa Cruz
    Santa Cruz County (Calif.)--Imprints
    Manston, Peter
    Stauffacher, Jack Werner
    Kane, George
    Cowell College (University of California, Santa Cruz)--Cowell Press