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William Morris Society

 Organization

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

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Colin Franklin, Printing and the mind of Morris (Rampant Lions, 1986), 1985-1987

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9816/A/140
Scope and Contents

Copy (typescript); galley proof; page proof; trial setting; other papers and correspondence with Sebastian Carter. Correspondents include the Book Club of California (Shirley Sheffield), Colin Franklin, William Morris Society (Peter Faulkner).

Dates: 1985-1987
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Correspondence between Morison and the William Morris Society, 1956-1967

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9812/D/306
Scope and Contents The correspondence is mostly with the Secretaries, Graeme Shankland (1956-1957) and R. C. H. Briggs (1957-). Folder 1 = 1956, with various typescript documents of the Society Folder 2 = 1956-1957, with various typescript reports relating to the 1957 William Morris exhibition Folder 3 = 1957-1961, with similar typescript reports; and copies of correspondence with the Klingspor-Museum, Offenbach Folder 4 = 1961-1967, with a letter from Morison to Francis Mathew; and typescript drafts of...
Dates: 1956-1967
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Designs for the William Morris Society, 1955-1961

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9929/A/17
Scope and Contents

Folder 1 = layouts, artwork and specimens of jobbing work for the Society Folder 2 = printed notices for the exhibition 'The typographical adventure of William Morris' (1957) Folder 3 = layouts and marked proof of a keepsake for the visit of the Society to the University Press (1961) Folder 4 = other printed and mimeographed notices of the Society including a letter to Peters.

Dates: 1955-1961
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General correspondence, 1956-1966

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9861/B2/1
Scope and Contents Letters are to and from Peters unless specified. Outgoing letters are mostly typescript carbon copies. Correspondents include William S. Adams, Arthur Millbourn & Co. Ltd, Nicolas Barker, Charles Batey, Bertram Rota Ltd (Anthony Rota), Diana Bloomfield, Dorothea Braby, Bristol Public Libraries, British Council, British Red Cross Society, Brown University (David A. Jonah, Librarian), C. F. Moore & Sons Ltd, Cambridge Bibliographical Society (Susan Skilliter), Cambridgeshire Technical...
Dates: 1956-1966
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William Morris, The story of Cupid and Psyche. Announcements and prospectus, 1969-1974

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9816/A/65
Scope and Contents Copy and various proofs, and printed prospectus; printed announcements. With these are: printed announcement and printed keepsake for Sebastian Carter's lecture 'The last Kelmscott' (October 1973) (the latter varying to specify the venue; in a folder marked 'Publicity'); sample of Morris-pattern cloth proofs of the wood-engravings made for Colin Franklin in 1978 and an announcement of his talk 'Golden Asses at the Private Presses'; further proofs from the Morris borders in the same...
Dates: 1969-1974