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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 2818

William B. Osgood Field collection of prints,

Prints by the American cartoonist William Charles, the Czech-born typographer Rudolph Ruzicka, the American lithographer Edward Williams Clay, and others, collected by William B. Osgood Field.

Dates

  • 1756-1942.

Extent

1 collection (2 boxes (.5 linear ft.))

Contains engravings and etchings by William Charles, wood engravings and woodblock prints by Rudolph Ruzicka, and colored lithographs by Edward Williams Clay, among other items.

Arrangement

Arranged in accession number order.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Various accession numbers. Gift of William B. Osgood Field, Westfield, Lake Mohegan, New York; received: 1942-1943.

Stauffer, David McNeely. American engravers upon copper and steel (New York, 1907).
Fielding, Mantle. American engravers upon copper and steel : Biographical sketches and check lists of engravings. A supplement to David McNeely Stauffer's American engravers (Philadelphia, 1917).
Title
Field, William B. Osgood, collector. William B. Osgood Field collection of prints, 1756-1942: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou01663

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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