Simon, Oliver, 1895-1956

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Simon was the editor of Signature, a publication on typography and graphic arts published between 1935 and 1954 in London. He was long associated with the Curwen Press and wrote about printing and typography.

From the description of [Letter] 1954 Mar. 25, 40 Downshire Hill, Hampstead, N.W. [to] Arnold / Oliver Simon. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 437429816

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referencedIn Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957. Autograph letter signed : London, to Henry Watson Kent, 1932 Aug. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Simon, Oliver, 1895-1956. Letter, 1943 Sept. 9 : London, to Holbrook Jackson. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Simon, Oliver, 1895-1956. [Letter] 1954 Mar. 25, 40 Downshire Hill, Hampstead, N.W. [to] Arnold / Oliver Simon. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Morison Room papers, 1907-1973 Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
referencedIn T. M. Cleland Papers, 1880-1964, (bulk 1920-1963) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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associatedWith Arnold, J. H. (John Henry), 1887-1956 person
correspondedWith Cleland, T. M. (Thomas Maitland), 1880-1964 person
associatedWith Faber and Faber. corporateBody
associatedWith Jackson, Holbrook, 1874-1948. person
associatedWith Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957. person
associatedWith Stanley Arthur Morison person
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Birth 1895

Death 1956




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SNAC ID: 44110036