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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Bookbinding notes

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0906

This cloth-bound carbon typescript, titled Bookbinding notes, was written by an unidentified individual and bears occasional handwritten additions, deletions, and notes.

Dates: circa 1900-1990

John F. Grabau Selected formulas for book-binding

Identifier: MSS 0095-Item 0036

Selected Formulas for Book-binding is a manuscript volume of bookbinding instructions created by bookbinder John F. Grabau of Buffalo, New York, in 1906.

Dates: 1906

J. Franklin Mowery experimental case construction specimen

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0179

This single volume is a specimen of a case construction binding created by John Franklin ("Frank") Mowery, a bookbinder and former head conservator at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C.

Dates: approximately 1970-2010

Daniel Steele letter to Robert Moore

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0860

In this handwritten and signed letter, bookbinder Daniel Steele of Albany, New York, informed New York City bookseller Robert Moore of a shipment of ten bundles of scale board which was being sent by way of the sloop Ontario.

Dates: 1805 December 20

Frank W. Tober papermaking and paper samples collection

Identifier: MSS 0600

Frank W. Tober collected this wide variety of paper specimens and samples from around the world, including manufacturer's paper sample books, catalogs, individual paper specimens, and a portion of St. Louis collector and bookbinder Francis T. Guelker's collection on the history and craft of bookbinding and papermaking.

Dates: circa 1050, 1850-1993; Majority of material found within 1920-1990