Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Warren Chappell papers, 1931-1978

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0212
Bib ID 4079660 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Chappell, Warren, 1904-1991
Title Warren Chappell papers, 1931-1978
Physical Description 1 linear feet (2 folio folders)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/09_CHAP-COH_02.pdf

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.






A collection pf drawings, original and proof book illustrations, type designs and specimens, publisher's dummies and dust jackets by Chappell.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Warren Chappell papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Warren Chappell, 1978.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Processed ADS 05/15/78.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Book jackets Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Drawings (visual works) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Illustrations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Proofs (printed matter) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID


Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Artists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Book design Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Book industries and trade Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Books -- Illustrators Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Designers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Graphic arts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Type and type-founding -- Designs and plans Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Type designers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Type designer and book designer and illustrator.