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Macy, Helen, 1904-1978 (publisher)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1904 - 1978

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

 File

Correspondence, 1965-1966

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9813/F20/3
Scope and Contents

The correspondents include Peggy Amassian, Duncan Andrew, William A. Bayless, Jane Douglass, Gallery 303 (Robert L. Leslie), Horace Hart, Laura Z. Hobson, Harrison D. Horblit, M. Kac, Rockwell Kent, Donald S. Klopfer, Cynthia Lloyd, Helen Macy, Doris Robinson, Franklin Watts (with a letter from him to David Lloyd), Helen Watts, and 2 unidentified correspondents.

Dates: 1965-1966
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

Correspondence 1960, 1960

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9813/D42/27
Scope and Contents

Almost all the letters are between Helen Macy, Meynell, Max Reinhardt, and Monica Herring, and concern the sale of the Nonesuch Library. Other correspondents are Theodore M. Lilienthal and T. and E. Richard (Exports) Ltd.

Dates: 1960
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

Correspondence with readers (K-O), 1971-1972

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9813/B55/38
Scope and Contents

These include Donald S. Klopfer, Nathalie Krebs, James Laver, Kenneth Lindsay, Kathleen Lines, Margaret Lintolt (?), Helen Macy, Jonathan Macy, George Malaby, Lowell B. Mason, Rauri McLean, Katherine Thaw Meyer, Benedict Meynell, Rosemary Meynell, Ashley Montagu, Raymond Mortimer, Valentine Newmark, F. S. Osborn.

Dates: 1971-1972
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

George and Helen Macy, 1939-1966

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9813/C1/70
Scope and Contents Folder 1 = 1940-1950, including a printed programme for a dinner celebrating the twenty-first anniversary of the Limited Editions Club (1950) Folder 2 = 1952-1954, including correspondence about the Silver Jubilee dinner of the Club and Meynell's 'Aldus award' (11 May 1954). Some correspondence with Harold Riegelman and U.S. officials concerns the visa which came too late for him to attend. With this is the text of Meynell's speech, recorded on tape and played at the dinner Folder 3 = 1956,...
Dates: 1939-1966
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

Other correspondence, 1960-1963

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9813/D20/11
Scope and Contents

Meynell's correspondents include Louis M. Hacker, Oxford University Press (John Brown), Helen Macy, W. R. Phillips, Random House (Bennett Cerf, Charles Antin, Donald Klopfer), Max Reinhardt, W. Harvie Service, and Beatrice Warde.

Dates: 1960-1963
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series

Typographical and other design, 1929-1970

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9813/E
Scope and Contents

This series covers Meynell's work for others, either as designer or adviser. (But most of his advertising is in series F.) Subseries E1-E9 are the names of books he designed, mostly for the Limited Editions Club.

Dates: 1929-1970
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).

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