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Call No.: MS Typ 718-718.1
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Dwiggins, W. A. (William Addison), 1880-1956.
Title: W. A. Dwiggins papers concerning Cedar Hill,
Quantity: 1 collection (.33 linear feet (2 volumes)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Autograph manuscript of and watercolor drawings for Cedar Hill by American book designer W. A. (William Addison) Dwiggins as well as letters from Dwiggins to Philip Hofer, Curator of the Department of Printing and Graphic Arts of the Harvard College Library.
Dwiggins was an American type designer, calligrapher, and book designer. Philip Hofer was Curator of the Department of Printing and Graphic Arts of the Harvard College Library.
Organized into the following series:
- I. MS Typ 718: Cedar Hill
- II. MS Typ 718.1: Letters to Philip Hofer
Includes an autograph manuscript of Cedar Hill with 37 pencil or watercolor drawings, four letters from Dwiggins to Philip Hofer, and one letter from Dorothy Abbe to Philip Hofer concerning a lecture on Dwiggins.