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Author: Leo J. Harris,Barry Casselman,Roger G. Kennedy,Moira F. Harris
ISBN13: 978-0816645558
Title: Minnesota on Paper: Collecting Our Printed History
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Language: English
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Publisher: Univ Of Minnesota Press; First edition edition (December 5, 2006)
Pages: 221

Minnesota on Paper: Collecting Our Printed History by Leo J. Harris,Barry Casselman,Roger G. Kennedy,Moira F. Harris



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Minnesota on Paper book. As the influence of popular culture increases, the collection of paper. Moira F. Harris and Leo J. Harris are the publishers of Pogo Press, a small press located in St. Paul. Between them they hold six degrees from the University of Minnesota. Harris has written numerous articles on art and popular culture for local and national magazines and is the author of several books including The Paws of Refreshment: The Story of Hamm’s Beer Advertising, and Fire & Ice: The History of the Saint Paul Winter Carnival.

Find nearly any book by Barry Casselman. Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. Minnesota Souvenir St. Paul - Minneapolis Republican National Convention 2008. ISBN 9781880654392 (978-1-880654-39-2) Softcover, Pogo Press, An Imprint of Finney Company, 2008.

Written by Moira F. Harris, Foreword by Barry Casselman and Roger G. Kennedy. University of Minnesota Press. As the influence of popular culture increases, the collection of paper ephemera has emerged as a hobby. Published: 5th December 2006. Conferences and Events. British Association for American Studies Annual Conference.

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Collecting Our Printed History. Authors: Moira F. Harris. Collecting Minnesota’s history in the form of matchbooks, beer labels, stamps. Using a whimsical and engaging approach, Minnesota on Paper showcases some of the saved treasures that bring Minnesota history to life. Leo J. Harris, along with Moira F. Harris, is the publisher of Pogo Press, a small press located in St. Between the two of them, they hold six degrees from the University of Minnesota. Those who love old graphics from the golden age of color printing will be tickled. This book can be enjoyed by anyone interested in Minnesota’s business history and collectors who are interested in what others collect. Ramsey County History. The book is skillfully designed and produced, the text is exceptionally informative, and the ephemera in the illustrations are often hauntingly evocative.

As the influence of popular culture increases, the collection of paper ephemera has emerged as a hobby. From bus tickets and postcards to shopping bags and matchbooks, these collectible memorabilia are usually discarded after their intended use. However, if properly stored and preserved, these items can record and illuminate our history and culture.

Minnesota on Paper Barry Casselman, Leo J. Harris, Moira F. Harris, Roger G. Kennedy University of Minnesota Press, 2006 . Minnesota's Literary Visitors John T. Flanagan, Moira F. Harris Pogo Press, 1993. Museum of the Streets Moira F. Harris Pogo Press, 1986. The Paws of Refreshment Moira F. Harris Pogo Press, 2000 . 1. The Paws of Refreshment – The Story of Hamm's Beer Advertising Moira F. Harris Pogo Press, 2000

Moira F. Harris, Minnesota on Paper: Collecting our Printed History. Virginia Smith, Forms in Modernism: The Unity of Typography, Architecture and the Design Arts. Mathieu Lommen, Sem Hartz and the Making of Linotype Juliana. Barbara Heritage, Collecting Litho Jam Jar Labels and Teaching Wood-Engraved Elephants: Rare Book School’s Printing Surfaces Collection.

As the influence of popular culture increases, the collection of paper ephemera has emerged as a hobby. From bus tickets and postcards to shopping bags and matchbooks, these collectible memorabilia are usually discarded after their intended use. However, if properly stored and preserved, these items can record and illuminate our history and culture.Using a whimsical and engaging approach, Minnesota on Paper showcases some of the saved treasures that bring Minnesota history to life. With a nostalgic glimpse into the past, Moira and Leo Harris convey the aesthetic, historical, and cultural significance of particular ephemera, including beer labels, circus posters, postcards, and stamps, to name a few. By examining the creation and design of the paper ephemera, Minnesota on Paper also reveals a great deal about the development of Minnesota business, the evolution of printing technology and graphic design, and the history of advertising. In a tribute to these bygone days, the authors investigate ephemera from a variety of different perspectives. Who designed and printed each item and why? How and why did the item change and then cease to be used? Why is the item of interest, and what is its meaning? Who collects this item and why?A collection of treasures from the past, Minnesota on Paper features more than 240 color reproductions. Cultural historians, ephemera scholars, and Minnesotans intrigued by their history will appreciate these visual footnotes of Minnesota’s culture. Moira F. Harris and Leo J. Harris are the publishers of Pogo Press, a small press located in St. Paul. Between them they hold six degrees from the University of Minnesota. Moira F. Harris has written numerous articles on art and popular culture for local and national magazines and is the author of several books including The Paws of Refreshment: The Story of Hamm’s Beer Advertising, and Fire & Ice: The History of the Saint Paul Winter Carnival.