Hertzog, Carl 1902-1984

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Carl Hertzog was founder and Director of the Texas Western Press and noted typographer and book designer.

From the description of Henry Ingram collection of Carl Hertzog material. 1964-1981. (Texas Wesleyan University). WorldCat record id: 15716952

Book designer, typographer, and printer.

Born in 1902 as Jean Carl Hertzog in Lyons, France. Hertzog came to El Paso, Texas in 1923 to work for W.S. McMath & Co. In 1934, he started his own print shop, The Press of Carl Hertzog. Later, he went into partnership with Dale Resler after their purchase of Guynes Printing Co. in 1944. In 1948, Hertzog took a teaching position at the Texas College of Mines and Metallurgy. He founded the college print shop that became Texas Western Press. He retired as TWP director in 1972 but had an office in the Library at UTEP, acting as consultant until his death in 1984.

From the description of J. Carl Hertzog papers, 1901-1985. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 36459231

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referencedIn Reynolds, Jack E. Jack E. Reynolds papers, 1950-1977. University of Arizona Libraries
creatorOf Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Records. : Series II., Alfred A. Knopf Personal, 1874-1984 (bulk 1953-1984). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Records. : Series I., General Correspondence, 1922-1977 (bulk 1946-1966). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Records. Series V., Editor Files, 1873-1984 (bulk 1960-1980). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Sonnichsen, C. L. (Charles Leland), 1901-1991. C.L. Sonnichsen papers, 1861-1991, bulk 1921-1991. University of Texas at El Paso
referencedIn Biography -- Hertzog, Carl. Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library
referencedIn Flanagan, Sue. Catherine McDowell scrapbook [manuscript], 1968. Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library
creatorOf Hertzog, Carl. Henry Ingram collection of Carl Hertzog material. West Library, Texas Wesleyan University, Eunice and James L. West Library
creatorOf Myres, Samuel D. (Samuel Dale), 1899-. Samuel Dale Myres papers. University of Texas at El Paso
creatorOf Goldstone, Adrian H., 1897-1977. Adrian Goldstone Collection, 1922-1977. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Wittliff, William D. William D. "Bill" Wittliff Papers, 1968-1995. Texas State University-San Marcos, Albert B. Alkek Library
creatorOf Lea, Tom, 1907-2001. Papers, 1889-1974 (bulk 1937-1974). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Hertzog, Carl. J. Carl Hertzog papers, 1901-1985. University of Texas at El Paso
creatorOf Wright, Clark. Letter, 1960 Feb. 19. Gene Autry Western Heritage Museum
creatorOf Powell, Lawrence Clark, 1906-2001. Lawrence Clark Powell Southwest broadside collection, 1953- 1956. Museum of New Mexico Library
referencedIn Soniat, Al. Carl Hertzog collection / collected by Al and Mildred Soniat 1951-1981. University of Texas at Arlington, Central Library
referencedIn Holden, William Curry, 1896-. Papers, 1846-1988, (bulks 1915-1973). Texas Tech University Libraries, Academic Library
creatorOf Bywaters, Jerry. Jerry Bywaters papers, [ca. 1900-1979]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Bywaters, Jerry. person
associatedWith Cisneros, José, 1910-2009. person
associatedWith Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964. person
associatedWith Flanagan, Sue. person
associatedWith Fugate, Francis L., 1915- person
associatedWith Goldstone, Adrian H., 1897-1977. person
associatedWith Haley, J. Evetts (James Evetts), 1901-1995. person
associatedWith Hertzog and Resler Printing Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Holden, William Curry, 1896- person
associatedWith Ingram, Henry. person
associatedWith Lea, Tom, 1907-2001. person
associatedWith Lowman, Al. person
associatedWith Marcus, Stanley, 1905- person
associatedWith Myres, Samuel D. (Samuel Dale), 1899- person
associatedWith Powell, Lawrence Clark, 1906-2001. person
associatedWith Press of Carl Hertzog. corporateBody
associatedWith Resler, Dale. person
associatedWith Reynolds, Jack E. person
associatedWith Soniat, Al. person
associatedWith Sonnichsen, C. L. (Charles Leland), 1901-1991. person
associatedWith Texas Western Press. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Texas at El Paso. corporateBody
associatedWith Wittliff, William D. person
associatedWith Wright, Clark. person
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Texas--El Paso
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Book design
Book designers
University presses
Printing
Publishers and Publishing
Printed ephemera
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Printing
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Birth 1902

Death 1984

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