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The Resource Richardson Printing Company collection

Richardson Printing Company collection

Label
Richardson Printing Company collection, 1918-1974
Title
Richardson Printing Company collection
Inclusive dates
1918-1974
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes samples of paper, envelopes, and commercially printed items (including letterhead, envelopes, blotters, tickets, business cards, flyers, invoices, labels, placemats, programs, a box for headache tablets, and tags); printer's layouts and designs; printer's blocks, and samples of ink and fabric from the Richardson Printing Company in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1918-1974 regarding advertising and the printing trade
Biographical or historical data
The Richardson Printing Company, of Indianapolis, Indiana, was started by Charles Michael Richardson, who was born June 26, 1880 to Hiram V. and Anna Elizabeth (Stumpf) Richardson. He was the oldest of three, including May C. and Hester A. Charles was graduated from Emmerich Manual Training High School and had been involved with the printing business since graduation. He married Harriet G. Carr on April 16, 1930 in Marion County, Indiana. Charles owned the printing company for 30 years at the time of his death, on July 19, 1948. He is buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis. The company was managed by Claude E. and Robert E. Yates until it was liquidated in 1974.Sources: "Carr, Harriet". Web, Marion County, Indiana, Marriage Index, 1925-2012. Retrieved 2016/11/21. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Richardson, Charles M.". Indianapolis (IN) Star. 20 July 1948: 11, c. 5. Print."Richardson, Charles Michael." Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2016/11/21. http://www.findagrave.com"Richardson, Charles Michael." Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Retrieved 2016/11/21. http://search.ancestrylibrary.comResearch conducted by Noraleen Young, reference librarian at the Indiana State Library, January 1988.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
Richardson Printing Company (Indianapolis, Ind.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Printing
  • Printing
  • Business enterprises
Label
Richardson Printing Company collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/495
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/02/06 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2017/02/06 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20900086
Extent
7.3 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Glen Stuart on 1976/04/22.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn978248528
  • (OCoLC)978248528
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
22 manuscript boxes
Label
Richardson Printing Company collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/495
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/02/06 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2017/02/06 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20900086
Extent
7.3 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Glen Stuart on 1976/04/22.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn978248528
  • (OCoLC)978248528
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
22 manuscript boxes

Library Locations

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      315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN, 46202, US
      39.77004 -86.164015

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