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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 3171

Little, Brown and Company records

Company records including book covers produced by the Medical Division of the publishing house, Little, Brown and Company.

Dates

  • 1902-1982

Language of Materials

English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Extent

26.9 linear feet (28 boxes)

Company records including 277 book covers produced by the Medical Division of publishing house Little, Brown and Company, some designed by Clif Gaskill.

Biographical / Historical

Little, Brown and Company is an American publisher founded in 1837, publishing fiction and nonfiction by American authors.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Physical Location

Harvard Depository

Other Finding Aids

Detailed list of titles with designers noted for holdings from 1968 through 1982 available in curatorial file.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

2018M-97. Gift of Clifton Gaskill, 2018 April 17.
89M-59. Gift of Little, Brown and Company, 1989, 1999.

Processing Information

Processed by Melanie Wisner, 2018 May.
Link to catalog
Title
Little, Brown and Company. Little, Brown and Company records, 1902-1982
Status
in_progress
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Date
2018 May 1
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
EAD ID
hou02917

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.

Contact:
Harvard Yard
Harvard University
Cambridge MA 02138 USA
(617) 495-2440