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Vrest Orton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: mss-466

Scope and Content Note

Collection contains correspondence, book manuscripts, scrapbooks, publisher's files of the Countryman Press, and other papers of Vrest Orton, founder of the Vermont Country Store and the Countryman Press. Included are printing ephemera, a Robert Louis Stevenson als, and correspondence with prominent political personalities in Vermont.

Dates

  • 1869-1984

Creator

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Curator of Manuscripts.

Extent

5.6 Linear Feet

Abstract

Collection contains correspondence, book manuscripts, scrapbooks, publisher's files of the Countryman Press, and other papers of Vrest Orton, founder of the Vermont Country Store and the Countryman Press. Included are printing ephemera, a Robert Louis Stevenson als, and correspondence with prominent political personalities in Vermont.

Arrangement note

Collection is unprocessed.

Location

Library Research Annex; contact uvmsc@uvm.edu for access.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Vrest Orton Papers
Status
Unprocessed
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Vermont Libraries, Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Silver Special Collections Library
48 University Place, Room B201
Burlington Vermont 05405 U.S.A. US
(802) 656-2138
(802) 656-4038 (Fax)