Collection consists of Joe Sitter's files and acquired artwork documenting the career of Gaylord Schanilec, including examples of Schanilec's wood engravings; fine printing prospectuses and keepsakes featuring Schanilec's work; Schanilec illustrations from publications by Midnight Paper Sales and the Gregynog Press; printer's waste and other printing scraps; clippings and articles documenting Schanilec's career, public appearances, and publications; correspondence between Sitter and Schanilec; and some photographs of Schanilec.
Joe Sitter collection of fine printing, 1976-2015 and undated 3.0 Linear Feet — 3 boxes
Broadsides, prints, and prospectuses from various fine press printers and artists; as well as subject files created by Sitter about various fine press printers and artists. Presses represented include The Whittington Press, Shanty Bay Press, Solmentes Press, and Ian Mortimer. Artists and printers represented are John Randle, Walter Bachinski, David Esselmont, Russell Maret, Howard Phipps, Miriam Macgregor, Hellmuth Weissenborn, and Judy Ling Wong.