Collection VS - Vernon Simpson Papers

Congratulatory telegram Melrose mailing label Newspaper Hats Awards/Presentations Tribute to Vernon Simpson Dec. 5, 1985 - AIGA/LA Exhibit AIGA award TDC award

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H_M_C_T_ VS

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Vernon Simpson Papers

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  • 1910-2001 (Creation)

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10 boxes. 4 oversize folders.

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Collection contains personal and professional materials related to the life and work of Vernon Milton Simpson, printer in Los Angeles, California, including his work with California Institute for the Arts.

Items in the collection are predominantly printed works, including pages and final copies of the "Red Books" specimen binders; marketing material for bicentennial posters; and the posters themselves. There is relatively little correspondence or original writings.

Books given as part of the original donation are not included in this description. They can be found cataloged in the online catalog at http://library.artcenter.edu/.

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