Lawrence Sidney Thompson Printing in Colonial Spanish America manuscript

Abstract

The Lawrence Sidney Thompson Printing in Colonial Spanish America manuscript (dated 1962, undated; 0.35 cubic feet; 1 box) consists of the typescript, illustrations, and photographic negatives for the text written by Hensley C. Woodbridge and Lawrence S. Thompson.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Lawrence Sidney Thompson Printing in Colonial Spanish America manuscript
Date
1962, undated
Creator
Woodbridge, Hensley Charles, 1923-2001
Extent
0.35 Cubic Feet
Subjects
Latin America -- History -- to 1830.
Printing.
Arrangement
Collection is arranged by format.
Finding Aid Author
Ida Sell
Preferred Citation
63m259: [identification of item], Lawrence Sidney Thompson Printing in Colonial Spanish America manuscript, 1962, undated, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Lawrence Sidney Thompson was born in 1916. He was the head librarian at the University of Kentucky and a book reviewer for the Papers of the Bibliographic Society of America for many years.
Scope and Content
The Lawrence Sidney Thompson Printing in Colonial Spanish America manuscript (dated 1962, undated; 0.35 cubic feet; 1 box) consists of the typescript, illustrations, and photographic negatives for the text written by Hensley C. Woodbridge and Lawrence S. Thompson. The text discusses the history of print in colonial Latin America beginning in 1540 until 1788. There are forty-eight illustrations to illuminate how print was used primarily for religious text.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.

Contents of the Collection

Manuscript, 1962

  • Box 1, folder 1
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Photocopy of images for manuscript with author's notes, undated

  • Box 1, folder 2
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Negatives of images page 14-55, undated

  • Box 1, folder 3
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Negatives of images page 57-100, undated

  • Box 1, folder 4
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