Francis A. Lammer papers, [ca. 1900-1972]

Lammer, Francis A., b. 1899 d. 1988
Engraver
Active in Mass.; R.I.

Collection size: 1.2 linear ft. (ca.1,067 items).

Collection Summary: A photocopy of Lammer's 1972 autobiographical manuscript in which he describes his apprenticeship with Tiffany and Company, his work as an engraver, and the establishment of his own stationery and engraving business, the Maybeth Shop, in New Bedford, Mass.; 5 letters to Lammer, 1920-1955; an undated school notebook; an award; printed material including clippings and catalogs; 7 scrapbooks with clippings, printed examples of Lammer's announcements, cards, and stationery, and sketches of monograms and jewelry; original menu designs; 3 sketchbooks; sketches for Christmas cards and announcements; 67 copper engraving plates; and 3 photos.

Biographical/Historical Note: Engraver; Massachusetts, Rhode Island.

Donated 1972 and 1974 by Francis A. Lammer.

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