Ray Nash papers, 1778 - 1980Manuscript MS-1076

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Series 2, Writings , 1778-1976

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Box: 16, Dates: 1937-1959

Writings by Ray Nash

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, "La Premier et la seconde partie des Dialogues Francois pour les ievnes efants," edited with an English translation and notes by Ray Nash with an introduction by Stanley Morison, typescript, 1939
  • Folder: 2, "Pioneer Printing at Dartmouth," typescript drafts, galley proofs, notes and research, 1941
  • Folder: 3, "Pioneer Printing at Dartmouth," published with letter from Essex Institute, Salem, MA and photograph of press at Montpelier, 1941-1959
  • Folder: 4, "Rastell Fragments at Dartmouth," reprint, 1943
  • Folder: 5, "Good Order: A Morality Fragment," by George L. Frost and Ray Nash, reprint, 1944
  • Folder: 6, "Duerer's 1511 Drawings of a Press and Printer," proofs with correspondence, 1947
  • Folder: 7, "Rudolph Ruzicka as Engraver and Typographer," typescript and printed article in "Publisher's Weekly", 1948
  • Folder: 8, "The Poet and the Pirate," typescript and galley proof, 1949
  • Folder: 9, "An American Colonial Calligraphy Sheet of King Charles's Twelve Good Rules at Dartmouth College Library," typescript, galley proof and reprint, circa 1952
  • Folder: 10, "American Writing Masters and Copybooks," research including 18th century documents and correspondence, circa 1952
  • Folder: 11, "American Writing Masters and Copybooks," proof, undated
  • Folder: 12, "American Writing Masters and Copybooks," illustrations, University of Chicago Library, 1953
  • Folder: 13, "American Writing Masters and Copybooks," correspondence, 1953-1956
  • Folder: 14, "American Writing Masters and Copybooks," illustrations, Meriden Gravur Company, 1955
  • Folder: 15, "American Writing Masters and Copybooks," illustrations, MWA, 1955
  • Folder: 16, "The Handwriting of Founding Fathers," for "The Manuscript Society"," typescript with published article and correspondence, 1955
  • Folder: 17, "American Writing Masters and Copybooks," first page proof, revised by Fred Anthoensen, 1958
  • Folder: 18, "American Writing Masters and Copybooks," part 1, printer's copy, 1959
  • Folder: 19, Articles for "World Book Encyclopedia," typescripts with correspondence and prospectus, 1959-1962
  • Folder: 20, "The American Scholar Printer," typescript and galley proofs, 1960
  • Folder: 21, "Royalton Imprints," prints, 1960
  • Folder: 22, "Notes on the Riverside Press and D.B. Updike," typescript, galley proofs and correspondence, 1960
  • Folder: 23, "The Making of Books" for "Colliers' Encyclopedia," typescript, paste-ups and correspondence, 1961
  • Folder: 24, "The Humanistic Legacy to 20th Century Printers," for New England Renaissance Conference at Williams College, typescript, 1962
  • Folder: 25, "Calligraphy and Printing," proofs, notes and correspondence, 1962-1963
  • Folder: 26, "Calligraphy and Printing," typescript, galley proof and paste-up, 1963
  • Folder: 27, "Calligraphy and Printing," proof, circa 1963
  • Folder: 28, "Our Devil Takes A Holiday," paste-up, 1963
  • Folder: 29, Contributions to "Encyclopaedia Britannica," drafts with correspondence, 1965-1969
  • Folder: 30, Contributions to "Encyclopaedia Britannica," paste-ups with published articles, 1970
  • Folder: 31, "Form and the Book," typescript and correspondence, 1966
  • Folder: 32, Article on Johann Gutenberg for "American Oxford Encyclopedia," typescript and correspondence, 1966
  • Folder: 33, "The Liberal Arts College Undergraduate and the Graphic Arts," typescript with correspondence, 1967

Box: 17, Dates: 1778-1976

Writings by Ray Nash

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, "Benjamin Franklin Foster," typescript, proof and correspondence, 1940-1965
  • Folder: 2, "The Second 'R' in America" in "The Magazine Antiques,' published article, 1944
  • Folder: 3, "The Designer's Point of View" in "Issue," with material on Berkley Updike and Houghton-Mifflin, 1960
  • Folder: 4, "The Diary of Reverend Phineas Whitney of Shirley," typescript, transcript of diaries, correspondence and research including an Almanac of 1777 , 1778-1978
  • Folder: 5, "Philip Hofer as Author and Publisher," typescript and galley proofs, 1967
  • Folder: 6, "Philip Hofer as Author and Publisher," proofs with paste-ups, circa 1968
  • Folder: 7, "Philip Hofer as Author and Publisher," master proof with correspondence, 1968
  • Folder: 8, "Calligraphy," proof, photocopy and correspondence, 1968
  • Folder: 9, "Types for the Standard Prayer Book of 1928," typescript, proof and reprint, 1973-1974
  • Folder: 10, "Types for the Standard Prayer Book of 1928," research, undated
  • Folder: 11, "Types for the Standard Prayer Book of 1928," correspondence, 1973-1974
  • Folder: 12, Article on Frederic W. Goudy for "Dictionary of American Biography," typescript, research and correspondence, 1973-1974
  • Folder: 13, "Printing in America," typescript and correspondence, 1974
  • Folder: 14, "Sources of Zamorano's Calligraphy Styles," typescript and correspondence, 1974
  • Folder: 15, "Ornamented Types in America," proof and correspondence, 1976
  • Folder: 16, "An Outline of Papermaking for Students of Art," typescript, lecture and notes, undated
  • Folder: 17, "Early Writing Masters in Vermont," proof, research and notes, undated
  • Folder: 18, "Plantin on Printing," typescript, undated
  • Folder: 19, "Book Design in America," typescript, undated

Box: 18, Dates: 1933-1959

Writings by Others

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, "Something about Printing," radio talk, typescript, 1933
  • Folder: 2, "American Penmanship," by Stanley Morison, published article, 1934
  • Folder: 3, "Plant Species-Henry Beston," typescripts, proofs and correspondence, circa 1936
  • Folder: 4, "Fogg Art Museum Catalog," typescript and galley proof, 1937
  • Folder: 5, "Fogg Art Museum Catalog," acquisition of material information, circa 1937
  • Folder: 6, "Fogg Art Museum Catalog," published catalog, 1937
  • Folder: 7, "Biography of Gilbert Wood," by Robert Franklin Wood, typescript, 1939
  • Folder: 8, "A Hospital That Must Expand," with Mary Hitchcock print jobs, circa 1943
  • Folder: 9, "Fifteen Years of Service," by Leon B. Richardson, galley proofs with letter, 1943
  • Folder: 10, "Fifteen Years of Service," by Leon B. Richardson, page proofs with correspondence, 1943
  • Folder: 11, "This is Our Purpose," by Ernest Martin Hopkins, title page, editors preface, page proofs, 1949
  • Folder: 12, "This is Our Purpose," by Ernest Martin Hopkins, title, dedication, preface, content page proofs, 1949
  • Folder: 13, "This is Our Purpose," by Ernest Martin Hopkins, preface, content page proofs, 1949
  • Folder: 14, "This is Our Purpose," by Ernest Martin Hopkins, preface, content, introduction page proofs, 1949
  • Folder: 15, "This is Our Purpose," by Ernest Martin Hopkins, original, unrevised page proof, 1949
  • Folder: 16, "This is Our Purpose," by Ernest Martin Hopkins, p.3-156, page proofs, 1949
  • Folder: 17, "This is Our Purpose," by Ernest Martin Hopkins, p. 157-263 page proofs, 1949
  • Folder: 18, "This is Our Purpose," by Ernest Martin Hopkins, p. 264-305 page proofs, 1949
  • Folder: 19, "This is Our Purpose," by Ernest Martin Hopkins, p. 307-411 page proofs, 1949
  • Folder: 20, "This is Our Purpose," by Ernest Martin Hopkins, revised page proofs, 1949
  • Folder: 21, "This is Our Purpose," by Ernest Martin Hopkins, galley proofs, 1949
  • Folder: 22, "This is Our Purpose," by Ernest Martin Hopkins, miscellaneous proofs, photograph and correspondence, 1949-1950
  • Folder: 23, Unidentified galley proofs received from Mr. Winslow, The Fell Company, 1950
  • Folder: 24, "The Noble Risk and Other Sermons," by Ambrose White Vernon, typescript , 1955
  • Folder: 25, "The Shakers and American Civilization," by Edward D. Andrews, typescript and correspondence, 1958
  • Folder: 26, "It is Earlier than you Think," by Raymond Holden, typescript drafts, galley proofs and correspondence, 1959
  • Folder: 27, "The Hanover Scene," by William H. McCarter, scrapbook with correspondence, 1959

Box: 19, Dates: 1961-1974

Writings by Others

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, "Fine Printing in America 1780-1820," by Darnell Hyder, thesis, typescript, 1961
  • Folder: 2, "History of American Schoolbooks," by Charles Carpenter with letter, 1962
  • Folder: 3, "Charon's Quince," by Dana Atchley, galley proofs and letter, 1963
  • Folder: 4, "The Dark Island," by Gabrielle Ladd, galley proof, paste-up and correspondence, 1963
  • Folder: 5, "Ornamental Initials," by Stephen Harvard, research and correspondence, 1972
  • Folder: 6, "Ornamental Initials," by Stephen Harvard, typescript photocopy, circa 1973
  • Folder: 7, "Ornamental Initials," by Stephen Harvard, correspondence, 1973
  • Folder: 8, "Ornamental Initials," by Stephen Harvard, unbound in sheets, 1974
  • Folder: 9, "Trying it Out," by Henry Lewis Johnson, undated
  • Folder: 10, "A Short History of the Printed Word," by Warren Chappell, uncorrected advanced proof, undated
  • Folder: 11, "A Development of B.F. Foster and the American System," by Thomas H. Littlefield, undated
  • Folder: 12, "The Memorial of the Honorable Benjamin Franklin and Samuel Wharton," typescript and proof, undated
  • Folder: 13, "Notes around the House, 1931-1976," fragment, undated

Box: 20, Dates: 1955-1964

"Printing and Graphic Arts" (PaGA)

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Volume iV: Number 1: Introduction, "The Pelouze Family of Typefounders," typescripts with proofs and correspondence, 1955-1956
  • Folder: 2, "The Earliest American Color Plates," by Stanley Epstein, typescript with note from Roderick Stinehour to Ray Nash, 1955
  • Folder: 3, Volume V: Number 1: "Joseph Moxon's Mechanick Exercises: A Census," typescripts, galley proofs and correspondence, 1956-1957
  • Folder: 4, Volume V: Number 2: "Mr. J.B's Twelve Cyphers," typescript and galley proofs, undated
  • Folder: 5, Volume V: Number 3: "John Jenkins's American System of Penmanship," by Ray Nash, typescript, research and correspondence, 1956-1957
  • Folder: 6, Volume V: Number 4: "The Bodini Punches, Matrices and Molds at Parma," by Robert Frederick Lane, typescript, galley proofs , undated
  • Folder: 7, Volume VI: Number 1: "The Keystone Type Foundry, 1888-1917," by James Eckman, typescript, galley proofs and correspondence, 1957-1958
  • Folder: 8, Volume VI: Number 2: "Morris's Typographical Adventure," by Carl Purington Rollins and "An Evening with Updike," typescripts, galley proofs and correspondence, 1958
  • Folder: 9, Volume VI: Number 3: "Punches and Matrices of the Museum Plantin-Moretus," by Mike Parker, published quarterly with transparencies, 1958
  • Folder: 10, Volume VI: Number 4: "A Book Artist's Perplexities," by Aldren Watson and "Joseph Belknap's Printing in Boston," typescripts, galley proofs and correspondence, 1958
  • Folder: 11, Volume VII: Number 2: "Toward a Modern Hebrew," typescript, galley proofs and correspondence , 1959
  • Folder: 12, Volume VII: Number 3: "The Chicago Type Foundry of Marder, Luse & Company, 1863-1892," by James Eckman, typescripts, galley proof and correspondence, 1959
  • Folder: 13, Volume VII: Number 4: "Further Notes for the Moxon Census" and "A Perspective on Type and Typography," by Jan van Krimpen, typescripts, galley proofs and correspondence, 1959-1960
  • Folder: 14, Volume VIII: Number 1: "Printing Among the Clouds," by F. Allen Burt, typescripts, galley proofs and correspondence, 1960
  • Folder: 15, Volume VIII: Number 2: "The Inland Type Foundry, 1894-1911" and "Notes on the Eden Hill Press," by Joseph Low, typescripts, galley proofs and correspondence , 1960
  • Folder: 16, Volume VIII: Number 3: "John Foster's Woodcut Map of New England," by Richard B. Holman, typescripts, galley proof and correspondence, 1960
  • Folder: 17, Volume VIII: Number 4:"J.J. Lankes," typescripts, galley proof and correspondence, 1960
  • Folder: 18, Volume IX: Number 1: "The Great Western Type Foundry of Barnhart Brothers & Spindler, 1869-1933," typescript, galley proofs and correspondence, 1961
  • Folder: 19, Volume IX: Number 2: "A Trial Yardstick for Typographic Design," typescript and correspondence, 1961
  • Folder: 20, Volume IX: Number 3: "Philadelphia Fine Printing, 1780-1820," typescript, galley proofs and correspondence, 1961
  • Folder: 21, Volume IX: Number 4: "Some American Wood Engravers, 1820-1840," by Sinclair Hitchings, typescript, galley proofs and correspondence, 1961
  • Folder: 22, Volume X: Number 1: "Observations Abroad by Three American Printing Types," by Roderick Stinehour, typescript, galley proofs and correspondence, 1964
  • Folder: 23, Volume x: Number 3: "The Wages of John Carter's Journeyman Printers, 1771-1779," by Marcus A. McCorison, typescript, galley proofs and correspondence, 1964

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