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Series 6 | A Finding Aid to the Frederick Hammersley papers, circa 1860-2009, bulk 1940-2009 | Digitized Collection

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
Handsome Cards, circa 1948- circa 1970
Holiday Cards, 1951-1952
9
37
Holiday and Greeting Cards, circa 1948-1970s
9
38-39
Holiday and Greeting Cards, circa 1948-1970s
9
40-41
Holiday and Greeting Cards, 1950s-1960s
9
42
Holiday Cards, circa 1970s
9
43
Greeting Card Portfolio, circa 1945-1959
9
44
Display Folio and Greeting Cards, 1951-1952
10
1
Proofs, circa 1960
10
2
Prototype, circa 1950s
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
10
15
Reference File, circa 1930s-1980
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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