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Blair, Dike, 1919-2009


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Blair, Dike

 File — Box 2, Folder: 19-20
Identifier: ABER MS MISC
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The Abernethy manuscript miscellany collection is comprised of 19 boxes (18 regular and 1 oversize) organized alphabetically by author last name. This collection includes original manuscript and typescript letters and writings from American authors throughout the 19th and 21st centuries. Transcriptions of original manuscript letters are available for some items.

Dates: 1835 - 2000

Books and Bedlam galley proof, 1962

 Item — Box 2, Folder: 19
Identifier: ABER MS MISC
Scope and Contents

1962 galley proof for Books and Bedlam by Dike Blair. The galley proof is a paste-up dummy copy and includes holograph additions and corrections.

Dates: 1962

Dike Blair papers

Identifier: C-40
Scope and Contents The collection is divided into two series: Bookshop and publishing, and authors. The first series contains four folders pertaining to general bookshop/publishing business or to Dike Blair. Materials in this series include mailing pieces, ads, and reviews, newspaper clippings, promotional materials, and one folder of Shard Villa photographs (Salisbury, VT), given to Dike Blair. The second series primarily pertains to the various authors whose books were sold by The Vermont Book Shop and were...
Dates: 1929-2001; Majority of material found within 1951-1983

Vermont Books letters, October, 1983

 Item — Box 2, Folder: 20
Identifier: ABER MS MISC
Scope and Contents

Two typescript letters written by Dike Blair. The first is addressed to "Mr. Meredith," is written on Vermont Books: Publishers letterhead stationery, and is dated October 1, 1983. The letter discusses Vermont author Walter Hard. The second letter is addressed to Ron Nief in Middlebury College Public Relations, is written under the Vermont Book Shop letterhead, and is dated October 6, 1983. The letter discusses the Collected Poems of Robert Frost.

Dates: October, 1983

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Archival Object 3
Collection 1
Authors -- Vermont -- 20th century 1
Authors and publishers 1
Bookstores 1
Proofs (Printing) 1
Publishers -- Vermont -- 20th century 1