- Existence: 1900 - 1973
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
74. Schnitzelbank, 1938
File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Press of the Woolly Whale collection primarily consists of ephemera issued by the Press of the Woolly Whale between 1928 and 1941, including prospectuses, booklets, invitations, broadsides, holiday cards, labels, certificates, programs, etc., most of which were drawn from the stock of the press when it was donated in 1969 to the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Yale University; books printed by the press were also received but were cataloged separately. The collection is...
Melbert B. Cary Jr. collection
The collection contains material by and about Melbert B. Cary Jr., and includes writings, scholarship on type and playing cards, Yale alumni books, photographs, correspindence, as well as writings by Melbert B. Cary Sr.
Dates: 1895 - 1986
Photoengravings used in the Offenbacher Haggadah
Collection includes photoengravings from Fritz Kredel's original woodcuts, one unused photoengraving, and several articles.
Press of the Woolly Whale Collection
Collection — Box: 1-10
The Press of the Woolly Whale Collection primarily consists of ephemera issued by the Press of the Woolly Whale between 1928 and 1941, including prospectuses, booklets, invitations, broadsides, holiday cards, certificates, and programs, among other items.
Dates: 1928-1972; Majority of material found within 1928 - 1941
Press of the Woolly Whale visitor's book
Content Description Manuscript visitors' book of the Press of the Woolly Whale, recording visitors to the press from April 25, 1928, through March 28, 1941, who signed in a blank book with a gold-tooled calf binding by Gambinossi, New York. The volume contains approximately 600 signatures, 11 watercolors, 16 pen-and-ink drawings, 6 pencil sketches, 5 mounted photographs and other ephemera (including Guggenheim family bookplates). The first signatures in the volume are by type designer Frederic W. Goudy and his...
- Collection 4
- Archival Record 1
- Printers -- New York (N.Y.) 2
- Publishers and publishing -- United States 2
- Announcements 1
- Broadsides (notices) 1
- Connecticut -- Constitution 1
- Connecticut -- Politics and government 1
- Correspondence 1
- Dummies (printed matter) 1
- Ephemera 1
- Graphic arts -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
- Greeting cards 1
- Haggadah -- Illustrations 1
- Illustration of books -- Germany -- 20th century 1
- Invitations 1
- Mock-ups 1
- Photoengraving (process) 1
- Playing cards -- Private collections 1
- Printing plates -- Germany -- 20th century 1
- Printing plates -- Specimens 1
- Proofs (printed matter) 1
- Prospectuses (Bookselling) 1
- Stencils (tools) 1
- Visitors' books 1 ∧ less