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Merle Kimball Papers, circa 1999-2014

Title
Merle Kimball Papers, circa 1999-2014
ID
Mss. Acc. 2014.032
Extent
0.4 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Contains notes about publisher's bindings compiled by Merle Kimball, former Serials Librarian at the College of William and Mary. Included in the papers are photocopies of examples from different bindings from the 1830s to the1930s as well as notes on several publishers including George Wharton Edwards and Sarah Whitman.
Arrangement
This collection is not yet fully arranged and described. Researchers may wish to consult with a staff member for further information in advance of using the collection.
Creators
Kimball, Merle
Subjects
Bookbinding--History
Publishers and publishing
Genres
Research notes
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
04/16/2014.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Merle Kimball.
Acc. 2014.032 was picked up from the donor by Special Collections staff on 2/5/2014.
Preferred Citation
Merle Kimball Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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