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    Miscellaneous advertising matter relating to the printing industry 1875-1924, assembled as part of a German study collection Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available ca. 440 items on 10 sheets ; 49 x 69 cm. | Collection includes color and black & white examples of print related advertisements, brochures and catalogs. Includes exposition handouts from the 1904 World's Fair; advertising cards issued by color ink manufacturers; German printing and supply house samples and booklets; sample title pages and book illustrations. Includes material from the 1. Congreso nacional de...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Congreso Nacional De Las Artes Del Libro (1st : : Barcelona, Spain) - Zachrisson, Waldemar - Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.) - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1875
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    Miscellaneous samples of job printing, mainly German, for the publishing business, 1879-1918 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available ca. 200 items mounted on 27 sheets ; 69 x 49 cm. | Assembled as part of a German study collection on the history and applications of printing. Includes publishers' catalog covers; book posters; prospecti; calendars; announcements of new publications; letterhead and advertisements for publishing and printing related trades. Includes some designs by A.M. Watzulik and booklet about the education of the deaf with...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Watzulik, Albin Maria - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1879
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    Booklets of photographs, 1900-21, issued by several German printing firms Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 7 booklets : col. ill. ; 27 x 30 cm. or smaller. | Collection of illustrated booklets show views and relate the history of selected German and Austrian printing and publishing firms. Includes views of various kinds of machinery, work rooms, offices, and facilities of each company. Text relates history of each firm or development of printing technology. Companies represented are the Styria and...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc
    • Date: 1900
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    Announcements, postcards, programs, keepsakes, and similar specimens issued by German printers' and other book crafts organizations, 1870-1914 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available ca. 240 items on 10 sheets ; 69 x 49 cm. | Announcements, postcards, programs, keepsakes, and similar specimens issued by German printers' and other book crafts organizations in connection with their meetings, banquets, and other occasions, 1870-1919. Some material relating to the Johannisfest and anniversary celebrations of different groups in the Verband Deutscher Buchdrucker und Schriftgiesser (German association of printers and typopgrahers). Includes...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Watzulik, Albin Maria - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc - Pierer'schen Hofbuchdruckerei (Firm) - Verband Deutscher Buchdrucker Und Schriftgiesser
    • Date: 1870
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    A collection of typographical curiosities, mainly samples of fancy or unorthodox typesetting Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available ca. 130 items : (37 items in color) ; on 28 sheet 69 x 49 cm. or slightly smaller. | Rule work and other methods to create pictures, portraits and outlines formed by setting type. Includes calligraphic pictures, complicated tabular matter, unusual borders, humorous typesetting, single-line drawings, stenographic symbol portraits, picture puzzles and other unusual printing examples. Includes text of Niebelungenlied (63,700 words) written...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc - Cossovel, Franz - Viader, Octavio
    • Date: 1890
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    Miscellaneous advertising matter relating to the printing trades, mainly of German origin, about 1880-1920 2 boxes (278 items) ; 47 x 32 cm. or smaller. | Advertising cards of type foundries, manufacturers of presses, lithographic establishments, and printing related companies in Germany, ca. 1880-1920. Includes calendars; brochures; cards; sample alphabets; letterhead and other job printing examples; illustrations and general advertisements using a variety of printing methods including color lithography, offset, photomechanical and intaglio printing.
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Library of Congress Mission to Germany, Dlc - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1880
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    Postcards from the International Exhibition for Book Industry and Book Printing Craft, Leipzig, Germany, 1914 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 50 photographic prints ; 9 x 14 cm. | 58 photomechanical prints : col. ; 9 x 14 cm. | Official postcard photographs of the international book industries and graphic arts exhibition held in Leipzig, Germany in 1914. Includes views of exhibition buildings, including the Austrian, English, Italian, French, Russian and Turkish and Women's Pavilions. Includes views of the fairgrounds showing the entrance gates,...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Internationale Ausstellung Für Buchgewerbe Und Graphik (1914 : Leipzig, Germany)
    • Date: 1914
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    Miscellaneous diplomas, certificates, presentation pieces and the like, chiefly of German origin, about 1880-1919 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available ca. 120 items ; 84 x 65 cm. or smaller. | Assembled as part of a German study collection on the history and application of printing. Includes printed examples of "Gedenkblätter" [memorial and honorary certificates]. Includes certificates of membership in various printing societies including Berliner Buchdrucker und Schriftgiesser and Berliner typographsiche Gesellschaft; honors and awards for occupational proficiency; memorabilia of completion of long periods...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1880
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    Samples of German job printing, mainly lithography in several colors Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 1 album (30 sheets, 93 items) ; 51 x 36 cm. (album) | A small organized collection on numbered mounts, showing different examples of printing and lithography applications. Includes cards, announcements, keepsakes, programs, tickets, menus, invitations, letterhead and ephemera, many issued in connection with activities of the printing trade. Includes advertisements by various firms related to the publishing and printing trades.
    • Contributor: Verband Der Deutschen Buchdrucker - Library of Congress Mission to Germany, Dlc - Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc - Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Deutsche Arbeitsfront - Library of Congress Mission to Germany
    • Date: 1862
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    Miscellaneous postcards most originating from the International Exhibition for Book Industry and Book Printing Craft, Leipzig, Germany, 1914 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 36 photomechanical prints (20 color) ; 18 x 10 cm. or smaller | Includes advertisements of individual printing firms and advertisements for the international printing and graphic design exhibit held in Leipzig, Germany in 1914. Also includes a comic cards; two portrait photographs; Feldpostbrief (wartime postcard) and postcards printed for an exhibit about the Red Cross. Also includes a New Year's greeting card for...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Internationale Ausstellung Für Buchgewerbe Und Graphik (1914 : Leipzig, Germany)
    • Date: 1901
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    Illustrated advertising cards and booklets, largely German, collected at the 1896 Berlin Gewerbe-Ausstellung exposition Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 159 items : some col. ; 16 x 12 cm. or smaller. | Miscellaneous printed advertisements, business cards, postcards, price lists and other ephemera. Includes advertisements for machinery, wine, soap, patent furniture and other products and services. Small format collected as printing samples by one of the German printers' associations.
    • Contributor: Berliner Gewerbe-Ausstellung (1896) - Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Library of Congress Mission to Germany, Dlc - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1896
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    Extensive collection of German New Year and other greeting cards, 1880-1921 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available ca. 2300 cards : col. ; 16 x 23 cm. or smaller. | Includes New Year's, Christmas, birthday, and general greeting cards from 1880-1921, calendar from 1913 and sample stationery cards. Many cards in postcard format are addressed to Albin Maria Watzulik, a printer and typographer at the Pierer'schen Hofbuchdruckerei in Altenburg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Watzulik, Albin Maria - Pierer'schen Hofbuchdruckerei (Firm) - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1880
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    Entwicklungsgeschichte des Bilddruckes Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 46 photomechanical prints (postcards) ; 10 x 14 cm. | Postcard representations of printing processes from 15th to 20th centuries issued on behalf of the International Exhibition of the Book and Graphic Arts Industries held in Leipzig, Germany in 1914. Incomplete sets of postcards from three series show different examples of relief, intaglio and screen printing processes.
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Internationale Ausstellung Für Buchgewerbe Und Graphik (1914 : Leipzig, Germany)
    • Date: 1914
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    Advertisements, prospecti, book-posters, etc., issued between 1874-1918 by the publishing firm Gebrüder Paetel, Berlin Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available ca. 225 items on 48 sheets ; 69 x 49 cm. | A collection assembled as part of a German study collection concerning the history and applications of printing. Includes sample title pages and advertisements for new titles by authors including Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach, Theodor Storm, Otto Frommel, Karl Federn, Vice Admiral Batsa, Ossip Schubin, Artur Achleitner, D.H. Bassermann, Ilse Frapan, Wilhelm Jensen, Oliveira...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Gebrüder Paetel Verlag - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1874
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    Pictorial propaganda material, chiefly clippings from World War I 388 items ; 44 x 31 cm. or smaller. | Cartoons, caricatures, New Year's cards, postcards, and clippings organized in small groupings for display to represent various techniques. Includes images of soldiers; civiliians on the home front; caricatures of major political figures representing the Allied powers (Britain, France, Italy, Russia, United States) and fictional caricatures such as John Bull and the Russian Bear. Includes...
    • Contributor: Sittel, Hugo - Confée, Oscar - Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc - Hohlwein, Ludwig - Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Deutsche Arbeitsfront - Bielefeldt, Bruno
    • Date: 1914
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    Advertising booklets Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available ca. 40 booklets : color ; 20 cm. or smaller. | Advertising booklets, chiefly American of about the period 1880-1910, samples of the kind of typography popular at this time, assembled by a German typographical organization.
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1880
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    Miscellaneous technical advertising matter, principally American, relating to printing and the book trade, assembled as part of a German study collection ca. 375 items on 15 sheets ; 69 x 49 cm. or smaller. | Examples of German printing trade advertising, 1875-1890 include printers, press and equipment manufacturers, typefounders, engravers' ink manufacturers, paper manufacturers and related printing trade advertisements. Includes examples of marbling plates and actual texture cuts. Also includes American trade paper covers and printing history curiosities, 1879-1907 including flyer about the Ramage printing...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Watzulik, Albin Maria - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1875
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    Miscellaneous specimen German book jackets, periodical covers and publishers' advertising matter, with some similar French, Swiss and Belgian material, 1875-1925 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available ca. 1400 items on 13 sheets ; 49 x 69 cm. | Assembled as part of a German study collection concerning the history and applications of printing. Includes samples of illustrated covers for a large variety of books and periodicals published in Germany including fiction, pulp fiction, penny novels and erotic press titles, romance novels, popular press periodicals and some scholarly titles. Also includes...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Watzulik, Albin Maria - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1875
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    Sample German publishers' announcements of new books, 1875-1919 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available ca. 465 items mounted on 52 sheets ; 49 x 69 cm. or smaller. | Prospecti, inserts, leaflets, etc., assembled as part of a German study collection concerning the history and applications of printing. Includes sample book covers, advertisements for new books and magazines, flyer advertisements and newspaper advertisements. Includes a couple of price list catalogs for printing ink and paper. Many items printed...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Deutsche Arbeitsfront - Pierer'schen Hofbuchdruckerei (Firm) - Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1875
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    Illustrated advertising cards, booklets, etc. distributed at the International Exhibition for Book Printing and Graphics (BUGRA) held in Leipzig, 1914 ca. 1000 items ; 34 x 22 cm. or smaller. | Promotional materials for printing machinery, publishers displays, typefounders' advertising, office equipment, typewriters, and exhibition guides, among other items, most designed and decorated in the Jugendstil (art nouveau) style collected for the Internationale Ausstellung für Buchgewerbe und Graphik held in Leipzig in 1914.
    • Contributor: Library of Congress Mission to Germany, Dlc - Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc - Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Deutsche Arbeitsfront - Internationale Ausstellung Für Buchgewerbe Und Graphik - Internationale Ausstellung Für Buchgewerbe Und Graphik (1914 : Leipzig, Germany) - Library of Congress Mission to Germany
    • Date: 1914
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    German black and white advertisements, 1880-1925 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available ca. 625 items mounted on 34 sheets (24 col.) ; 69 x 49 cm. | Advertisements (inserate) from newspapers, flyers and magazines clipped and mounted onto sheets. Includes advertisements for household goods, clothing, toiletries, cigaretts, alchohol, chocolate, household items, machinery. Includes cartoons and humorous drawings. Also includes advertisements for printing and printing related trades. Most examples from the German language press. Some examples in...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1880
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    Announcements and programs for the celebration, in various years, 1898-1934, of the Johannisfest Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 56 mounted cards (58 items) ; 25 x 17 cm or 34 x 25 cm. (mounts). | 1 album (125 items) ; 50 x 38 cm. (album) | Collection of cards and leaflets, mounted on sheets as printing samples Includes announcements, invitations, programs, entrance tickets and song-sheet texts for the celebration, in various years, 1898-1934, of the Johannisfest, a popular festival named for Johannes...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Verband Der Deutschen Buchdrucker. Ortsverein Dortmund - Verband Der Deutschen Buchdrucker - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1898
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    Poster stamps from a collection of printing samples maintained by the Arbeitsfront, Berlin Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 46 items : printed in color ; 4 x 5 cm. | Includes stamps used for fundraising appeals by the Red Cross of Saxony (Rotes Kreuz Kgr. Sachsen), the Austrian society for the Red Cross (Österr. Gesellschaft vom Roten Kreuz). Also includes series of postage stamps for the widows and orphans fund (Witwen u. Waisenhilfsfond) sponsored by the Austrian royal family and including their...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1914
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    Gerhard Stalling Verlag published pamphlets illustrating design and typography Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 29 items on 5 card mounts : color ; 53 x 66 cm or smaller. | A collection assembled as part of a German study collection concerning the history and applications of printing. Includes sample title pages; sample cloth and paperback covers in color and b&w; publishers' advertisements; and samples of text from titles published by the Gerhard Stalling Verlag, Germany. Includes example sheet...
    • Contributor: Verlag Gerhard Stalling - Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Deutsche Arbeitsfront, Dlc
    • Date: 1931
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    Johannes Gutenberg 500th anniversary postcards Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 104 postcards : color ; 15 x 9 cm. | Collection of postcards, mostly German from 1900, celebrating the 500th anniversary of the birth of Johannes Gutenberg in Mainz, Germany. Includes many portraits of Gutenberg, images of his home and printing press. Also includes cards from the Generalversammlung des Verbands deutscher Buchdrucker und Schriftgieser vom 18. bis 24. Juni 1905 [General meeting of the...
    • Contributor: Graphic Design Collection (Library of Congress) Dlc - Verband Deutscher Buchdrucker Und Schriftgiesser
    • Date: 1890