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Dec 10 / 2013

Cary Collection joins a noteworthy roster of Albion No. 6551 owners

The Cary Graphic Arts Collection will soon install the Kelmscott/Goudy Albion printing press as a part of its technology collection. The Press, manufactured in 1891, has an illustrious provenance starting with William Morris, the founder of the...
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Oct 29 / 2013

The Cary represented at Hamilton Wayzgoose

Amelia Hugill-Fontanel will be joining a roster of acclaimed speakers from the letterpress printing community at the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum's 2013 Wayzgoose or printers' conference in Two Rivers, Wisconsin on November 8....
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Oct 28 / 2013

Help us identify Japanese woodblock prints

An exciting find! A collection of Japanese woodblock prints from perhaps the 19th century were found among the Paul Standard Collection in the Cary's Archives. Artists are most likely Utagawa Toyokuni, Utagawa Toyoshige, and Utagawa Kunisada....
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Oct 21 / 2013

Digital Wood Type inspired from the collections

Staff at the Cary teach classes for faculty across RIT, and we facilitate student research within the collection. However, we also host external researchers who come from afar to immerse themselves in our extensive typography holdings. In the past...
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Oct 1 / 2013

Printing Stamps of the World

Cary Collection Presents "Printing Stamps of the World," a collection on loan from Marty Morrissey, '67 RIT School of Printing. About Mr Morrissey...
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Oct 1 / 2013

Translating the Word with Rev. Dr. Richard Henshaw

“Translating the Word” An Evening with Rev. Dr. Richard A. Henshaw November 12, 2013 at 6 p.m.   ...
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Sep 30 / 2013

Four Centuries of the King James Bible with Dane Gordon

“Four Centuries of the King James Bible” An Evening with Dane Gordon October 22, 2013 at 6 p.m.   ...
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Sep 9 / 2013

The King James Bible at 400

The Cary's Fall exhibition, "Manifold Greatness: The Creation and Afterlife of the King James Bible," will open 5 p.m., Friday, September 13, 2013 with a lecture by curator Steven Galbraith, followed by a reception. All are welcome to...
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Aug 20 / 2013

Cary participates in TypeCon 2013

Amelia Hugill-Fontanel, assitant curator of the Cary Collection will deliver her lecture, "Your Typographic Librarian" at TypeCon Portl& 2013. She will talk about how the Cary is a constant source of twenty-first century typographic...
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Jul 9 / 2013

New York Archives Magazine features RIT GDA

New York Archives Magazine published by the New York State Archives Partnership Trust recently featured the RIT Graphic Design Archives in their Spring 2013 issue....
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