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Frederick Hammersley papers, circa 1860-2009, bulk 1940-2009

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Series 6: Graphic Design Projects , circa 1945-1980
0.4 Linear feet
Box 9-10, 31

This series contains design work from Hammersley's greeting card company, Handsome Cards, as well as various designs for exhibition announcements and catalogs, and freelance design work. Files may include preliminary designs, proofs, prototypes and final master copies of greeting cards. Researchers should note that many of the designs have varying and subtle differences. Also found is a reference file that contains lettering and handwriting samples, printed material, and personal correspondence.
Materials are arranged by document type.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
Description Container Select
Handsome Cards, circa 1948- circa 1970
Holiday Cards, 1951-1952
Master copies with variations.
9
37
Holiday and Greeting Cards, circa 1948-1970s
Oversized material housed in Box 31, Folder 10
9
38-39
Holiday and Greeting Cards, circa 1948-1970s
9
40-41
Holiday and Greeting Cards, 1950s-1960s
Commercially printed
9
42
Holiday Cards, circa 1970s
Likely Frederick Hammersley's personal holiday cards.
9
43
Greeting Card Portfolio, circa 1945-1959
Prepared to be photographed.
9
44
Display Folio and Greeting Cards, 1951-1952
10
1
Proofs, circa 1960
10
2
Prototype, circa 1950s
Package of assorted holiday cards and photographs.
10
3-4
Sketches, Printing Plates, and Working Drawings , circa 1950-1955
10
5
Logos, 1952
10
6
Exhibition Announcements and Catalogs, 1953-1962
10
7-8
Mailing Pieces, 1961-1963
10
9
Heritage Gallery Designs, 1961-1963
10
10
Jepson Art School Designs, 1949
10
11
Design Portfolio, circa 1945-1969
10
12
Business Cards, circa 1950
10
13
Freelance Work, 1950s-1960s
10
14
Miscellaneous Designs, circa 1950-1969
Oversized material housed in Box 31, Folder 9
10
15
Reference File, circa 1930s-1980
Includes lettering and handwriting samples from printed materials and personal correspondence.
10
16
Oversized Designs scanned with Box 10, Folder 15, circa 1950s
31
9
Oversized Holiday Cards scanned with Box 9, Folder 38, circa 1950s
31
10

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