Jack E. Reynolds papers, 1950-1977.

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Reynolds, Jack E. Jack E. Reynolds papers, 1950-1977.

Jack E. Reynolds papers, 1950-1977.

Contains letters from customers and colleagues, writers, and artists; major correspondents are J. Frank Dobie, Helen S. Giffen, Carl Hertzog, Lawrence Clark Powell, Ralph W. Yarborough, and David Magee. Also present is material by and about Reynolds, Dobie, Hertzog, Powell, Yarborough, and Magee; as well as about Ross Santee. An original Santee watercolor is included in his file. Proof copies are present of Magee's book Infinite Riches, and Powell's book A Southwestern Century, published by Reynolds in 1958. With the Powell materials are two engraving plates used for its cover illustration, by Tom Lea. The special "occasional" catalogs produced by Reynolds include original essays by select authors, and are accompanied by letters commenting on the issues. Photographs depict the first and second bookstores, Reynolds, Powell, Dobie, and Santee.

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Magee, David Bickersteth, 1905-1977

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David Bickersteth Magee (1905-1977) was a rare book dealer in San Francisco, California. He was the owner of Magee Book Shop. From the description of David Bickersteth Magee photographs, circa 1860s-1900s. (Brigham Young University). WorldCat record id: 228078867 In 1923 David Bickersteth Magee opened a bookshop in San Francisco, California. A successful book and manuscripts dealer, he served as president of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America, the Roxburghe C...

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Powell, Lawrence Clark, 1906-2001

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Reynolds, Jack

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Bookseller, Western Americana specialty; store located in Van Nuys, California. From the description of Jack E. Reynolds papers, 1950-1977. (University of Arizona). WorldCat record id: 28318851 ...

Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964

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J. Frank Dobie was a noted Texas author and English professor at The University of Texas at Austin. He was also editor of the Texas Folklore Society's publications during the 1930's and 1940's. From the description of Letter : to W.A. Philpott, 1938 April 12. (University of Texas at Arlington). WorldCat record id: 22699684 Historian, author, folklorist. Born in 1888 on a ranch in Live Oak County, Texas, Dobie was awarded his B.A. by Southwestern University (1910), M.A. by Co...

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Lea, Tom, 1907-2001

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American artist and writer. From the description of Papers, 1889-1974 (bulk 1937-1974). (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122648373 Tom Lea, artist and writer, was born in El Paso, Texas on July 11, 1907. After displaying a natural aptitude for painting and drawing as a child, Lea received formal training at the Art Institute of Chicago from 1924 to 1926 and as apprentice and assistant to the Chic...

Haley, J. Evetts (James Evetts), 1901-1995

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Santee, Ross, 1888-1965

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Western painter and illustrator. From the description of Correspondence to Maxwell Struthers Burt, 1947-1948. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 122613275 Arizona author, artist and cowboy. From the description of Ross Santee papers, 1926-1977. (University of Arizona). WorldCat record id: 31876958 From the guide to the Ross Santee papers, 1926-1977, (University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections) ...

J.E. Reynolds, Bookseller

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