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Tanner, Wesley B.

Tanner, Wesley B.
Historical Note
In 2009, Wesley B. Tanner was the web designer for the Department of Biological Chemistry at University of Michigan. Before coming to the School of Medicine he was on the faculty of the University's School of Art & Design for fifteen years, where he taught graphic design.  Prior to coming to University of Michigan, he taught printing history for the School of Library Science at UC Berkeley. Wesley is also an respected book designer; he maintained a design and printing practice in Berkeley, California for twenty years until moving to Ann Arbor in 1991. For his activities as a artist, and as a publisher of finely printed books, he has been honored with one man shows at the San Francisco Public Library, UCLA, University of Michigan, Minnesota Center for Book Arts, and in 2008 at the King Library at the University of Kentucky. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: [url=http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Wesley B. Tanner]http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Wesley B. Tanner[/url]
Note Author
Anne Johnson

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Records or Manuscript Collections
Wesley B. Tanner Collection, 1990-2002, 2006