Finding aid created by: CMV
Date: Dec 1978
|26 Jun 2008||converted to EAD (MRC)|
Overview of the Collection
|Creator:||Gore, Quentin P.|
|Title:||Quentin P. Gore Papers|
|Quantity:||3.5 linear ft.|
|Abstract:||Papers of the American journalist, editor at the Chicago Sun-Times. Correspondence (1927-1967); photographs; manuals and other material pertaining to typography and printing; and a scrapbook of Gore's columns The axis on the air (1944-1946).|
|Repository:||Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010
Quentin P. Gore was an American journalist and editor of the Chicago Sun-Times. He was also the author of The Chicago Sun-Times type and makeup manual. (1964)
The Quentin P. Gore Papers comprise four series. Miscellaneous contains a movie editing kit. Published material contains books pertaining to newspaper publishing as well as issues of Linotype News, a magazine for those in the printing field. Subject files contains mainly correspondence about the Chicago Sun-Times, a newspaper edited by Gore. Writings contains volumes of Gore's Typographical and makeup manual as well as a scrapbook of clippings of his column, "The Axis on the Air."
Each series is arranged alphabetically by type (Published material), topic (Subject files), or title (Writings).
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Special Collections Research Center has made a concerted effort over the years to ensure that its manuscript and rare books holdings complement each other. As a result, many of our manuscript collections are supported by books, pamphlets, serials and other items which are cataloged in the Rare Books Collection. Please be sure to search the Classic Catalog for these related materials.
Gore, Quentin P. Archives.
Journalists -- United States.
Newspaper editors -- United States.
Newspapers, Sections, columns, etc.
Printing -- Style manuals.
Genres and Forms
Preferred citation for this material is as follows:
Quentin P. Gore Papers
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
|Box 1||Edit-ex movie editing kit|
|Box 1||Books (hardcover) (16 volumes)|
|Box 2||Books (softcover) (14 volumes)|
|Box 2||Booklets 1940-1950|
|Box 2||Charts, loose papers|
|Box 2||Linotype News 1952-1962 (2 folders)|
|Box 2||Edmund Arnold 1959-1965|
|Box 2||Codification of Makeup Rules and Practices 1951-1953|
|Box 2||Gilbert Farrar 1927-1957|
|Box 2||General 1927-1967, undated (6 folders)|
|Box 2||Inland Daily Press Award 1961-1963|
|Box 2||Marshall Field Award 1954|
|Box 2||Typographical manual 1953-1965|
|Box 3||Typographical and Makeup Manual (10 volumes)|
|Oversize 1||Type and Makeup Manual, 4th edition (2 copies)|
|Oversize 1||Scrapbook 1944-1946|