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L. Garth Huxtable papers, 1913-2012

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Finding aid for the L. Garth Huxtable papers, 1913-2012
Series II. Resource materials, 1913-1976, undated 4.3 linear feet (7 boxes, 1 flatfile folder)
Huxtable's resource materials include drafting tools such as rulers, French curves, stencils, templates, calipers and technical guides. Also included in this series are typography guides that were integral for the design and arrangement of printed text. Other resource materials in this series are color sample books and subject files that Huxtable compiled on various themes. Subject files generally comprise clippings and ephemera.
Arrangement note
Resource materials are arranged by type.
Box
41-43 Instruments and supplies, undated
Includes rulers, French curves, stencils/templates, inside and outside calipers and dividers.
Box
44-45, 24** Typographic style guides, 1931-1966, undated
Includes some materials from typographic services.
Box
45-46 Color and textile samples, undated
Box Folder
47 1 Clippings, 1954-1956
Huxtable clipped pages from publications for their design value.
47 2 Ephemera, 1954-1968
Huxtable retained various brochures, announcements and publicity materials that he found to have design value.
Subject files, 1913-1976
Files most often include clippings and sometimes include press releases, brochures or other publicity materials.
Box Folder
47 3-6 Automobiles, 1913-1954
47 7 Chairs, 1974-1976
47 8-9 Flatware, 1951-1955
Includes Huxtable notes.
47 10 Various resource materials, 1962, undated


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