Reminiscences of Oscar Ogg, 1955

 

Name
Ogg, Oscar (Interviewee)
Starr, Louis Morris, 1917-1980 (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Oscar Ogg, 1955
Abstract
Early education; book design experience in New York; Book-of-the-Month Club, 1950; Book-of-the-Month Club News; advertising; book jackets; state of graphic arts in United States, mailings, test books; trial subscription plan; questionnaires mailed to members; Shakespeare editions; premiums; music appreciation records
Collection Name
Book-of-the-Month Club project
Subjects
Calligraphers; Book clubs (Discussion groups); Book industries and trade; Graphic arts; Ogg, Oscar; Book-of-the-Month Club
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1955
Physical Description
35 pages
Note (Biographical)
Calligrapher, book designer
Note
Interviewed by Louis M. Starr
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
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Catalog Record
17017550
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/z907-8n97
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.