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Robert C. Bradbury Miniature Book Research Papers, 1928-2006 | University of North Texas Special Collections

By Emily Aparicio

Collection Overview

Title: Robert C. Bradbury Miniature Book Research Papers, 1928-2006Add to your cart.
Predominant Dates:1960-2000
ID: 01/AR0826
Primary Creator: Bradbury, Robert C.
Extent: 4.0 Boxes
Arrangement: The collection is arranged alphabetically by press, artist, dealer, and/or collector.
Date Acquired: 00/00/2007. More info below under Accruals.
Subjects: Book artists, Miniature books
Languages: English

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Abstract

Collection of documents relating to miniature books: correspondence, photographs, and samples from presses and artists.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Robert C. Bradbury Miniature Book Research Collection is a compilation of documents which highlight miniature book presses, artists, collectors, and dealers. The documents in this collection are comprised of correspondence which also include original letters, photographs of specific artists, book lists, announcements from presses, prospectuses, paper samples, proof pages, typography samples, as well as miniature book catalogs. While the research primarily focuses on the United States, the collection does include items from Canada, the United Kingdom, and Europe.

Collection Historical Note

Robert C. Bradbury, a miniature book bibliographer and dealer, compiled these files for his book Twentieth Century United States Miniature Books. Mr. Bradbury has also written an additional book about antique miniature books titled Antique United States Miniature Books, 1690-1900: Principally from the collection of the American Antiquarian Society and the Lilly Library, Indiana University.

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Administrative Information

Repository: University of North Texas Special Collections
Accruals: 2016-094
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hours notice prior to use.
Acquisition Source: Robert C. Bradbury
Acquisition Method: Transfer from Rare Books Room collection.
Related Publications:

Bradbury, Robert C. 2000. Twentieth Century United States Miniature Books. The Microbibliophile Journal.

Bradbury, Robert C. 2001. Antique United States Miniature Books, 1690-1900: Principally from the collection of the American Antiquarian Society and the Lilly Library, Indiana University. The Microbibliophile Journal.

Preferred Citation: Robert C. Bradbury Miniature Book Research Papers, University of North Texas Special Collections
Finding Aid Revision History: This finding aid was revised in September 2017 by Hailey LaRock to clarify the collection content and add normal and predominant dates.

Box and Folder Listing

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Box 3: Sherman - Tamanzunchale PressAdd to your cart.
 
Barcode: 663003
Folder 1: Sherman, E. Helene, undatedAdd to your cart.
This folder contains a newsletter from the artist.
Folder 2: Serpent and Eagle Press, undatedAdd to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence and announcements from the press.
Folder 3: Junipero Serra Press, 1988 -1992Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, book lists, and announcements from the press.
Folder 4: Shoestring Press, 1999Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence and announcements from the press.
Folder 5: Silver Thimble, 1983-1987Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, purchase receipts, and announcements from the seller.
Folder 6: Six Oaks Press, 1962-1964Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, an in memoriam, and samples from the press.
Folder 7: Skyefield Press, 1991Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence from the press.
Folder 8: Smile Books, 1991Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence from the press.
Folder 9: Sobota, Jan, 1988Add to your cart.
This folder contains an exhibition brochure from the artist.
Folder 10: Somesuch Press, 1978-2001Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, samples, and announcements from the press.
Folder 11: Splendid Press, 1980-1982Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, samples, a photo, and announcements from the press.
Folder 12: Square-Rigger Press, undatedAdd to your cart.
This folder contains samples and announcements from the press.
Folder 13: Sun Hill Press (Parrell Hyder), 2006Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence and a sample from the press.
Folder 14: Sunflower Press, 1978-1980Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, samples, a photo, and announcements from the press.
Folder 15: Swap Press, 1981Add to your cart.
This folder contains samples and announcements from the press.
Folder 16: Sylvester and Orphanos, undatedAdd to your cart.
This folder contains an announcement from the press.
Folder 17: Talamantez and Wong, 1988Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence.
Folder 18: Tabula Rasa, 1981Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, samples, and announcements from the press.
Folder 19: Tamanzunchale Press, 1982-1997Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, samples, and announcements from the press.

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