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Order Nr. 72548 INLAND PRINTERS: THE FINE-PRESS MOVEMENT IN CHICAGO, 1920-1945. Susan F. Rossen

INLAND PRINTERS: THE FINE-PRESS MOVEMENT IN CHICAGO, 1920-1945.

Chicago: The Caxton Club, 2003. small 4to. stiff paper wrappers, smythsewn: drawn-on, hinge-scored cover; trimmed flush. 40 pages. Full color catalogue written for the Caxton Club exhibition Inland Printers: The Fine-Press Movement in Chicago, 1920-45, held at Columbia College in Chicago, January 15, 2003. Features writings of 12 Caxtonians including: John P. Chalmers, Robert A. Cotner, Kim Coventry, Celia Hilliard, Thomas J. Joyce, Arthur H. Miller, Frank J. Piehl, Susan F. Rossen, Michael Thompson, and..... READ MORE

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Introduction                                                    5 

Ralph Fletcher Seymour, Publisher 1897-1963                    14

Alderbrink Press 1905-39                                       14
Ralph Fletcher Seymour; Chicago

Private Press of Will Ransom 1921-30                           16
Will Ransom, Chicago

Trovillion Private Press 1908-58                               18
Hal and Violet Trovillion, Herrin, Illinois

Steen Hinrichsen 1921-23                                       20
Steen Hinrichsen, Chicago
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The School of The Art Institute of Chicago,
Department of Printing^ Arts 1921-32                           22
Emst F. Detterer and School Faculty; Chicago

Holiday Press 1926-49                                          24
William A. Kittredge and RR Donnelley Staff 
Chicago

Pony Barn Press 1925-56                                        26
Edward Martin Moore, Warrenville, Illinois

Sign of the Hand 1925-56                                       26
Edward Martin Moore. Warrenville, Illinois

The Broadside Press 1930-40                                    28
Philip Reed, Barrington, Illinois

The Monastery Hill Press 1939-43                               28
Philip Reed, Chicago

The Printing Office of Philip Reed 1946-?                      28
Philip Reed, Chicago

October House 1948-52                                          28
Philip Reed, Chicago

Black Cat Press 1932-84                                        32
Norman W. Forgue, Chicago

Normandie House 1937-44                                        32
Norman W. Forgue, Chicago

The Norman Press 1938-74                                       32
Norman W. Forgue, Chicago

At the Sign of the Gargoyle 1943-56                            32
Norman W. Forgue, Chicago

Pochahontas Press 1937-50                                      36
Suzette Morton [Hamill, Zurcher; Davidson], Chicago

Acknowledgments                                                38

Lenders to the Exhibition                                      39

Selected Bibliography                                          39

About The Caxton Club of Chicago                               40