Josephine Rich papers

Descriptive Summary

Title
Josephine Rich papers
Date
1955-1959
Creator
Rich, Josephine
Extent
0.33 Cubic feet
Subjects
Drafts.
Drawing.
Proofs (Printing)
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Laura A. Hess
Preferred Citation
59M63: [Identification of item], Josephine Rich papers, 1955-1959, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Josephine Rich is the author of the biographies Pioneer Surgeon, Jean Henri Dunant, and The Doctor Who Saved Babies.
Jean Henri Dunant was the founder of the American Red Cross and the first recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize.
McDowell House and Museum, Inc. Ephraim McDowell Foundation. 2008. Web. August 30, 2011.
Scope and Content
The Josephine Rich papers consist of proofs for the cover art of Pioneer Surgeon and Jean Henri Dunant. It includes the original art by Stephen J. Voorhies, an engraver's proof, a color separation overlay and the final cover art draft for Pioneer Surgeon, as well as a draft of the cover art for Jean Henri Dunant.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Access note 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.

Contents of the Collection

Book cover proofs, 1955-1959

  • Box 1, Folder 1
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