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Torch Press Book Shop Records

 Collection
Identifier: msc0167
This collection consists of forty-seven of the Torch Press catalogs.

Dates

  • 1908-1915

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.

Extent

0.50 linear feet

Abstract

The Torch Press Bookshop was started by Luther Brewer in 1909, and sold books at a storefront in Cedar Rapids as well as to mail-order patrons until 1917.

Related Materials

Carney, Thomas L. & Joyce Crawford. "Torch Press: A Preliminary History." , Vol.21 (November 1974)

Maddigan, Mike. "The Torch Press: Addenda to a Checklist ." Books at Iowa. Vo. 31 (November 1979)
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
319-335-5921
319-335-5900 (Fax)