Open Letter Press Collection

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Open Letter Press Collection
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Call Number: UA4
Dates: 2007-2015
Physical Description: 0.37 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: University of Rochester Archives

Table of Contents:

Biographical/Historical Note
Scope and Content
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Related Materials
Content List
Box 1 Catalogs, ephemera, and articles, 2007-2015
Collection Overview
Title: Open Letter Press Collection
Call Number: UA4
Dates: 2007-2015
Physical Description: 0.37 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: University of Rochester Archives

Biographical/Historical Note
Founded in 2007, Open Letter is a nonprofit press at the University of Rochester that began publishing in 2008. It publishes translations of works of literature from around the world for English-language readers.

Scope and Content
The Open Letter Press collection contains catalogs, ephemera, and articles relating to the press and its publications. Catalogs are often accompanied by correspondence relating to subscriptions and new translations, including opportunities to review these works.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Materials acquired from various sources.Access
For access to this collection, please contact the University of Rochester Archives (archives@library.rochester.edu) at least two business days prior to your planned visit.

Please note: Some materials may be restricted or require permission for use.

Use
To request reproductions or permission to publish materials from the collection, please contact the University of Rochester Archives (archives@library.rochester.edu). Researchers may be responsible for determining any copyright questions.



Citation
[Item title, item date], Open Letter Press Collection, UA4, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of RochesterRelated Materials
A collection of Open Letter Press books is also available in the Department of Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation. These books have the call number LD4750.6.


Administrative Information
Author: Ava Hurlock (Class of 2018)
Publisher: University of Rochester Archives
Address: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation
River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
500 Joseph C. Wilson Blvd.
Rochester, New York 14627-0055
archives@library.rochester.edu

Finding aid publication date: 2015
Content List
Box 1Catalogs, ephemera, and articles, 2007-2015
Box 1, Folder 1Catalogs, fall 2008, spring/summer 2009
Box 1, Folder 2Catalogs, fall/winter 2009
Box 1, Folder 3Catalogs and related correspondence, summer 2010
Box 1, Folder 4Catalogs and related correspondence, winter 2010
Box 1, Folder 5Catalogs and related correspondence, summer 2011, winter 2011
Box 1, Folder 6Catalogs and correspondence, 2012
Box 1, Folder 7Catalogs and related correspondence, 2013
Box 1, Folder 8Catalogs, fall/winter 2014, fall/winter 2015
Box 1, Folder 9Ephemera, 2009-2012
This folder contains reprinted reviews, Open Letter bookmarks, a subscription letter and accompanying form, a flyer for a lecture on translation, and many postcards advertising Open Letter Press events.

Box 1, Folder 10Ephemera, 2015
Box 1, Folder 11Articles about Open Letter Press, 2007-2011, 2015


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