Carter, Will, 1912-2001 (printer)
- Existence: 1912 - 2001
Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:
Copy, layouts by Meynell, proofs, and printed advertisements. They appeared in the Times, Observer, Sunday Times, and Times Literary Supplement. With these is a letter from Will Carter.
Christmas cards to Brooke and Diana Crutchley from Will and Barbara Carter, 1936-1940 (Date-range from item 11.)
Three cards, one dated 1937.
Meynell's correspondent is Will Carter. With the letters are proofs and specimens.
With a photograph of an inscription by Carter.
These include Marjory Allen, Richard Allen, Esme Anderson, R. Angus, Liliana Archibald, Madge Ashton, Charles, Nicolas Barker, C. H. Baylis, Leonard Beaumont, Reynard Biemiller, Carlotta Bloch, Joseph Blumenthal, Albert Foster Butler, Noel Carrington, Harry Carter, John Carter, Will Carter, Bennett Cerf, Douglas Cleverdon, Laura Cohn, Grace Collier, Barbara Coulter, Sammy Cohen.
Designs for printers other than Rampant Lions Press, and for typefaces.
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).
Includes correspondence between Warde and the typefounders P. Ribadeau Dumas and between him and H. W. Kent (1925-6); and correspondence between the Museum and Paul Standard and Will Carter (1941-61). With the letters are photocopies of printed articles about the Museum Press.
Two letters, one dated 1961, the other enclosing a proof of sorts from Monotype Centaur italic.
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.
This collection contains papers arising from book, jobbing, and design work (including examples of ephemera but not usually books); miscellaneous correspondence; business papers; and publications by and about Will and Sebastian Carter.
A letter to Meynell (1947). With this are photographs of inscriptions and a breadboard cut by Carter.