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Designs for the William Morris Society, 1955-1961

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.


  • Creation: 1955-1961


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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4 folder(s) (4 folders in 1 envelope)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Part of this item was the gift of Sebastian and Penny Carter, 2011.


On Peters's keepsake for the 1961 visit see S. Carter in Parenthesis 20 (2011), 40-41.

Repository Details

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