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Ward Ritchie Collection
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Box: 1, 4, 5

Series 1: Biographical material

Scope and Content Summary

Includes pamphlets, articles, and manuscripts by and about Ward Ritchie. Also contains materials relating to "Ward Ritchie, Printer: A Seventy-Fifth Birthday Salute" and to Ritchie's seventy-fifth birthday celebration.
Box: 2, 3, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18

Series 2: Ward Ritchie PRess

Scope and Content Summary

Includes galley proofs, invoices, edited manuscripts, pamphlets, ephemeral materials, and articles written about Ward Ritchie Press.
Box: 8, 13

Series 3: Occidental College-related material

Scope and Content Summary

Includes materials relating to a bookmaking class Ritchie taught at Occidental in mid-1930s. Also includes samples of various printing jobs done for Occidental College by Ward Ritchie Press.
Box: 9

Series 4: Bibliography

Scope and Content Summary

Includes bibliographies and other materials relating to Occidental College Library's collection of Ward Ritchie Press books.

Series 5: Monographs

Scope and Content Summary

Includes books and other printed materials (pamphlets, college catalogs, newsletters, etc.) from Ward Ritchie Press. Approximately 800 monographs are catalogued and represented in the librarys online catalog.