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The Colt Press : oral history transcript / and related material, 1965-1966.
BANC CD 138:1-2; BANC MSS C-D 4102; Phonotape 243 B; Phonotape 3254 C:1-2
Collection Overview

Title:

The Colt Press : oral history transcript: and related material, 1965-1966

Creator/Contributor:

Grabhorn, Jane Bissell, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Teiser, Ruth, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Comments on the Jumbo Press, her first imprint; the beginnings of the Colt Press in 1938 with William M. Roth; printers in San Francisco; economics of fine book printing. Photographs inserted.
Appended: Photocopies of articles about the Grabhorns appearing in San Francisco newspapers.
With this: Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Typographic Work of Jane Grabhorn in the Albert M. Bender Room of the Stanford University Libraries, March 4 to April 7, 1956.

Date:

1965 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Jumbo Press.
Colt Press.
Grabhorn Press.
Printing -- California -- History
Printers -- California
Women printers
United States -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

Jane Bissell Grabhorn ; tape-recorded interview conducted by Ruth Teiser in December, 1965. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1966 :
Phonotape also available.
Also available online.
Copyright by The Regents of the University of California. This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
[9], 43 leaves ; 28 cm. + related material.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3x26
BANC CD 138:1-2
BANC MSS C-D 4102
Phonotape 243 B
Phonotape 3254 C:1-2

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Copyright by The Regents of the University of California. This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3x26