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A Lecture ~ MAKING ORDERS: Dwiggins and the Paper Mills, 1912-1936 ~ by Bruce Kennett

Presented by Museum of Printing at Museum of Printing , Haverhill MA

Oct 13 2018
A Lecture ~ MAKING ORDERS: Dwiggins and the Paper Mills, 1912-1936 ~ by Bruce Kennett

The Museum of Printing cordially invites you to a lecture by Bruce Kennett – MAKING ORDERS: Dwiggins and the Paper Mills, 1912-1936 – on Saturday, October 13th, at 1:30 p.m.

W. A. Dwiggins (1880–1956) spent the latter decades of his life designing printing types, making books, and creating puppets and plays for his private marionette theater. However, in an earlier period of about twenty-five years, he produced a substantial body of work for a long list of paper mills and merchants, most of which were located in the Northeast. These advertisements and sample books exhibited Dwiggins’s manifold skills as a calligrapher, illustrator, colorist, maker of patterns,
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