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Location: Harvard Depository
Call No.: MS Am 2129
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Hunter, Dard, 1883-1966.
Title: Dard Hunter papers for Papermaking : the history and technique of an ancient craft,
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (1.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Typescript printer's copy of book by American author Dard Hunter.
Hunter was part of the American Arts and Crafts Movement, and a member of Elbert Hubbard's Roycrofters in East Aurora, NY in 1904. He devoted his life to research, collecting, writing, and publishing the history of hand papermaking and printing. He published books at his Mountain House Press and established Lime Rock Mill, a paper mill in Connecticut. In 1939 he established the Dard Hunter Paper Museum at MIT, which later moved to the American Museum of Papermaking in Atlanta, Ga.
Collection includes typescript printer's copy for 1943 Knopf edition, typescript (carbon), and note cards for the index to the book.
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