John Borsdamm papers, 1930-1972. (Archival material, 1930) [WorldCat.org]
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John Borsdamm papers, 1930-1972.

Author: John Borsdamm
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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These papers pertain to Borsdamm's career as bookbinder and consist primarily of letters received, with some biographical materials, clippings, ephemera, and two photographs of Borsdamm. The bound volume, "Letters of appreciation to John Borsdamm on the occassion of his retirement from Stanford University Press, June 1, 1950," includes letters from J.E. Wallace Sterling, Herbert Hoover, Jessie Knight Jordan, Pedro  Read more...
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Named Person: Herbert Hoover; Jessie Knight Jordan; Pedro J Lemos; William Frederick Durand; Carol Green Wilson; David S Jacobson; Julius A Quelle; Jessie Dunten Whittern; Nathan Van Patten; William Frederick Durand; Herbert Hoover; Pedro J Lemos; Nathan Van Patten
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: John Borsdamm
OCLC Number: 702345622
Description: 1.5 linear ft
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These papers pertain to Borsdamm's career as bookbinder and consist primarily of letters received, with some biographical materials, clippings, ephemera, and two photographs of Borsdamm. The bound volume, "Letters of appreciation to John Borsdamm on the occassion of his retirement from Stanford University Press, June 1, 1950," includes letters from J.E. Wallace Sterling, Herbert Hoover, Jessie Knight Jordan, Pedro deLemos (Pedro J. Lemos), William F. Durand, Carol Green Wilson, David S. Jacobson, Ray Lyman Wilbur, and Borsdamm's colleagues at the Press. Of note are letters from Julius A. Quelle and Jessie Dunten Whittern recounting the history of the Press. The papers also include the original design of a phoenix by Nathan Van Patten that was used on the binding Borsdamm did for THE LETTERS OF D.H. LAWRENCE.

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