McLean, Ruari, 1917-2006 (typographic designer)
Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:
The correspondence is with Rudolph C. Ellsworth, Anthony Bell, and Rauri McLean. With the letters are 2 different typescripts about Kumelin, one by Alf Liedholm (1957), the other undated and unidentified.
Correspondence after 1925 about the Press. Meynell's correspondents include Nicolas Barker, Glanvill Benn, Harry Carter, International Printers Ltd (T. C. Hart), Philip James (with a proof of his article about the Pelican Press in Signature), Cecil Liddell, Rauri McLean, James Moran, the National Library of Scotland, and George Sims.
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.
Correspondents include the Board of Trade (R. F. Kahn, G. L. Watkinson), Harry Carter, Will Carter, F. C. Hooper, The Labour Party (Michael Young), the Mayor of Ipswich, Rauri McLean, Stuart Rose, Norman Scorgie, and C. C. Wood. With the letters is a printed pamphlet 'Specimens showing various types recommended by the Committee on standard page-dimensions and type-sizes' (1946).
With these is 1 original letter from Crutchley to McLean.
The writers include Nicolas Barker, A. W. Bell, Christopher Bradshaw, Harry Carter, John Carter, Will Carter, William Cox, Brooke Crutchley, John Fairleigh, Elisabeth Friedlander, David Garnett, Joan Hassall, John Hayward, Ashley Havinden, Ellic Howe, Geoffrey Keynes, Lynton Lamb, Rauri McLean, Vivian Ridler, John Ryder, Hans Schmoller, Herbert Simon, John Simpson, and John Westwood. A few others are unidentified.
The collection contains miscellaneous papers related to typography.
The letters include Christmas cards (1970) and a change of address card (1973). Interfiled are a galley proof of a book review by Hutt for Motif (1958) and a letter from John Bell to Hutt (1961).
Copy of Signature 5 (Mar. 1937) containing the review on pp. 44-52. With this are letters from Oliver Simon to Meynell, and from Rauri McLean to the editor of Signature.
With the letters is a clipping (ca. 1960).