Special Collections Department
Paulette Greene Paper Collection
Manuscript Collection Number: 319
Accessioned: Purchase 1992
Extent: 1.6 linear ft. and oversize material
Content: Handmade paper samples, watermarked papers, decorated endpapers, correspondence, articles.
Access: The collection is open for research.
Processed: May 1995 by Colette Walker.
Special Collections, University of Delaware Library
Newark, Delaware 19717-5267
Table of Contents
Biographical information is derived from material in the collection.
Scope and Content Note
The collection is arranged in three series. Series I, Papermaking, includes historical and bibliographic information and samples, as well as the Howell material. Series II, Watermarks, includes historical and bibliographic material, as well as samples. Series III, Decorated Papers, includes subseries of reference material, samples, and artist's samples. The latter category is arranged by artist, and subdivided between artists using manual processes and those designing for printed endpapers.
Oversized material has been removed and housed separately.
I. Papermaking 1. History and bibliography 2. Samples 3. Douglass Howell samples and related materials II. Watermarks 1. History and bibliography 2. Samples III. Decorated Papers 1. Reference material on decorated papers - History and bibliography - Techniques - Offers for books employing decorated papers 2. Samples - Marbled papers - Other manual processes - Printed - Floral - Pattern - "Marbled" - Moiree and embossed - Pictorial 3. Samples by artist, with related material - Manual processes - Designers of printed endpapers
Series I. Papermaking Includes information related to papermaking processes and samples of handmade paper. Also includes material on papermaker Douglass Howell, samples of his work, and a record of the collector's interactions with him, including a typed recollection of a visit to his studio. 1 F1 History and bibliography F2 Paper samples F3 Howell, Douglass--samples and related material Series II. Watermarks Includes background material on the techniques and history of watermarking, as well as a collection of watermarked papers dating from the seventeenth century to the mid-twentieth century. Series II.1. History and Bibliography F4 History and bibliography Series II.2. Watermark Samples F5 Seventeenth century F6 Eighteenth century F7 Nineteenth century F8 Nineteenth century (continued) F9 Twentieth century F10 Twentieth century (continued) F11 History and bibliography F12 Technique and design-related material F13 Notices for books containing decorated papers Series III.2. Decorated Paper Samples F14 Marbled papers (combed process) F15 Marbled papers (stone) F16 Marbled papers (stone, continued) F17 Other manual processes F18 Printed floral F19 Printed patterns F20 Printed patterns (continued) F21 Printed "marble" F22 Moirée and embossed F23a Printed pictorial F23b Printed pictorial (continued) F24 Earliest American printed endpapers F25 Publishers' series endpapers F26 Plain endpapers Series III. Decorated Papers Series III.3. Artists' Samples and Related Material Series III.3.1. Artists--manual processes 2 F27 Adler, Elmer (student of) F28 Andrews/Nelson/Whitehead F29 Catich, E. F30 Gid, Raymond F31 Maziarzyk, Claire F32 Middleton, R. Hunter F33 Morris, Henry F34 Peacock Papers F35 Roach, Mariana F36 Rubovits, Norma F37 Stone, Solveig F38 Storm, Nancy F39 Ten Eyck, Catryna F40 Van Vliet, Claire F41 Wolfe, Richard J. Series III. Decorated Papers Series III.3. Artists' Samples and Related Material Series III.3.2. Designers of printed endpapers 2 F42 Austen, John F43 Bell, Vanessa F44 Bemelman, Ludwig F45 Benton, Thomas Hart F46 Blaine, Mahlon F47 Bock, Vera F48 de Brunhoff, Jean F49 Covarrubias, Miguel F50 Covey, Arthur F51 Cox, Palmer 3 F52 Crane, Donn F53 Daugherty, James F54 Dean, Abner F55 Dobkin, Alexander F56 Douglas, Aaron F57 Farleigh, John F58 Freeman, Don F59 Gannett, Ruth F60 Goldberg, Rube F61 Gorsline, D.W. F62 Gruelle, Johnny F63 Hurd, Peter F64 James, Will F65 Kent, Rockwell F66 Kredel, Fritz F67 Lankes, J.J. F68 Laune, Paul F69 Lawson, Robert F70 Leighton, Clare F71 Lissom, Simon F72 Lofting, Hugh F73 Millais, John Everett F74 Morris, William F75 O'Neil, Rose F76 Parrish, Maxfield F77 Pogany, Willy F78 Robinson, Tom F79 Rossetti, Dante Gabriel F80 Shepard, Ernest H. F81 Siegl, Helen F82 Simon, Howard F83 Smith, Harry L. F84 Sorel, Edward F85 Szyk, Arthur F86 Van Loon, Hendrik W. F87 Walker, Dugald F88 Ward, Lynd F89 Wilson, Jack F90 Winter, Milo F91 Wood, Stanley F92 Wyeth, N.C.
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