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Melville Bernstein Papers

 Collection
Identifier: US-89-06

Scope and Content

The papers of Melville Bernstein includes correspondence, newsclippings, and photographs of his artwork.

Dates

  • 1932-1986

Creator

Language of Materials

The records are in English

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Biography of Melville Bernstein

Melville Bernstein, a graduate of the University of Cincinnati, was an accomplished artist, illustrator and sculptor, whose career gave him the opportunity to work in many different fields. He worked as a magazine art director, newspaper editorial artist, stage designer, and teacher. While a student at UC, he served as the editor of the Cincinnatian yearbook, and was responsible for an award-winning cover design for the 1932 Cincinnatian yearbook.

Extent

1.75 Linear Feet

Abstract

Papers, 1932-1986, including correspondence, photographs and articles of a graphic design artist.

Statement of Arrangement

This collection is arranged into folders by topic.

Title
Guide to the Melville Bernstein Papers, 1932-1986
Status
Edited Full Draft
Author
Finding aid prepared by Archives and Rare Books Library Staff
Date
2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Rare Books Library Repository

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