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Guide to the Frank M. Cushing Collection MS.R.020
MS.R.020  
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Description
This collection consists of materials printed and collected by Frank Myrle Cushing, proprietor of the noted Garden View Press in Tustin, California (founded in 1929). Included are numerous samples of Cushing's commercial and fine printing, as well as the works of numerous other fine and commercial presses, amateur journals, printers' magazines, resources for printing, and miscellaneous ephemera. The bulk of the materials generally date from the 1930s through the 1970s.
Background
Frank Myrle Cushing, born January 10, 1893 in Oakland, CA, was a printer from Southern California. He is perhaps best known for being the proprietor of the Garden View Press.
Extent
19.4 linear feet (45 boxes)
Restrictions
Property rights reside with the University of California. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.
Availability
The collection is open for research.