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Letterpress Stationery, moon phases
Letterpress Stationery, moon phases
Letterpress Stationery, moon phases
Letterpress Stationery, moon phases
Letterpress Stationery, moon phases

These beautiful, simple stationery sets are printed by hand in limited runs at the Cary Collection, drawing from our historical collection of metal and wood type. Sheets are blank, with a color illustration at top. Colors may vary. 4 sheets with envelopes. A different moon phase is shown on each sheet of this set.


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Greeting Cards: Letterpress Holiday
Greeting Cards: Letterpress Holiday
Greeting Cards: Letterpress Holiday
Greeting Cards: Letterpress Holiday
Greeting Cards: Letterpress Holiday
Greeting Cards: Letterpress Holiday
Greeting Cards: Letterpress Holiday
Greeting Cards: Letterpress Holiday
Greeting Cards: Letterpress Holiday
Greeting Cards: Letterpress Holiday
Greeting Cards: Letterpress Holiday
Greeting Cards: Letterpress Holiday
Greeting Cards: Letterpress Holiday

Indulge in sending beautiful holiday greetings. Your friends and family will cherish these cards that have been privately letterpress-printed at the Cary Graphic Arts Collection. Eight cards each have a unique, non-denominational sentiment that is elegantly typeset and printed on Rives paper. Includes envelopes. Selection of cards may vary.


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Greeting Cards: W.H. Page Wood Type
Greeting Cards: W.H. Page Wood Type
Greeting Cards: W.H. Page Wood Type
Greeting Cards: W.H. Page Wood Type

Chromatic Wood Type This beautifully printed typographic arrangement appears in one of the rarest wood type catalogs of the 19th century. Specimens of Chromatic Wood Type, Borders, &c., Manufactured by Wm. H. Page & Co. Greenville, Conn., 1874. Held in the Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection.

Cards printed in color on front, blank inside. 8 cards, 2 each of 4 designs with envelopes.

 


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Letterpress Stationery, dragonfly
Letterpress Stationery, dragonfly

These beautiful, simple stationery sets are printed by hand in limited runs at the Cary Collection, drawing from our historical collection of metal and wood type. Sheets are blank, with a color illustration at top. Colors may vary. 4 sheets with envelopes.


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Letterpress Stationery, Love 2
Letterpress Stationery, Love 2

These beautiful, simple stationery sets are printed by hand in limited runs at the Cary Collection, drawing from our historical collection of metal and wood type. Sheets are blank, with a color illustration at top. Colors may vary. 4 sheets with envelopes.


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Letterpress Stationery: Holiday Languages
Letterpress Stationery: Holiday Languages
Letterpress Stationery: Holiday Languages
Letterpress Stationery: Holiday Languages
Letterpress Stationery: Holiday Languages

Typeset in Palatino Swash and Italic from the Cary Collection's historical collection of metal type, these beautiful, simple stationery sets are printed by hand in limited runs. The holiday set features 4 different greetings in French, Italian, Spanish, and English. Sheets are blank, with a color illustration at top. Colors may vary. 4 sheets with envelopes.


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Bernie Boston book and poster set

As staff photographer and later White House news photographer, Bernie Boston chronicled the civil dissension and strife of the 1960s, prompted by the Civil Rights and anti-Vietnam war movements; the hermetic, inner sanctum of the White House and its Presidential residents; and history-making newsmakers, scandals, conflicts, and triumphs.


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Letterpress Stationery, Cat
Letterpress Stationery, Cat

These beautiful, simple stationery sets are printed by hand in limited runs at the Cary Collection, drawing from our historical collection of metal and wood type. Sheets are blank, with a color illustration at top. Colors may vary. 4 sheets with envelopes.


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Greeting Cards: Japanese Woodblock Color Prints
Greeting Cards: Japanese Woodblock Color Prints
Greeting Cards: Japanese Woodblock Color Prints
Greeting Cards: Japanese Woodblock Color Prints

Detail from Ashikaga-hou Taihei Shuenj-no [Peaceful Feast Aspects of the Duke Ashikaga],Japan, [c1870]. Held in Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection.

Cards printed in color on front, blank inside. 8 cards, 2 each of 4 designs with envelopes.


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Cloister Initials Poster
Cloister Initials Poster

Printing was done at the Hamilton Wood Type and Printing Museum by Richard Kegler, during the APA Wayzgoose event. The newly cast 120 point initials were set up on a Vandercook proofing press and run with black ink on 100# Mohawk Superfine paper. The large G printed with silver ink is a photochemically etched block from the newly redrawn Goudy Initials. The colophon also printed in silver is hand set Bank Gothic and reads:


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