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Constitution and the Guerriére, Crane's Business Papers, Crane & Co., Dalton, Mass.

EP001.12.005.001.010 (RS262288)

Description

The designs are done by René Clarke and the typography by Frederick W. Goudy. The inside illustration shows the surrender of the Guerriére's papers to Captain Isaac Hull of the Constitution during the War of 1812. Crane papers were used to print ships papers.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
undated
Date of Acquisition
1925-11-7
Physical Description
1 sample : color illustrations ; 11 x 8 1/2 inches
Dimensions
11x 8 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Crane & Co., 7 November 1925.
GUSN
266403
Reference Code
EP001.12.005.001.010

Record details

Originator
Clarke, René (Designer)
Crane and Company (Publisher)
Goudy, Frederic W. (Frederic William), 1865-1947 (Typographer)
Descriptive Terms
Crane & Co.
advertising
business (commercial function)
frigates
navies
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
wars
Material Type
promotional materials
samples
Places
Dalton (Berkshire county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Books and printing: Printing and printed matter

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