Papers, 1932-1956

Bassett, Norman, 1891-1980

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  • Format Mixed Materials; Microforms
  • Physical Details
    • 0.6 c.f. (2 archives boxes) and
    • 1 reel of microfilm (35mm)
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  • Papers of a president of Demco Educational Corporation, a Madison, Wisconsin, printing and library supply company which published Demcourier (1932-1943), a catalog-literary magazine. The bulk of the collection concerns preparation of this magazine. Included are manuscript copies of articles and correspondence pertaining to special features on notable American authors and artists such as Thomas Hart Benton, John Steuart Curry, August Derleth, Carrie Jacobs-Bond, Rockwell Kent, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, and Louis Untermeyer.


  • This collection is also available on microfilm.
  • Presented by Norman Bassett, Madison, Wisconsin, 1954 and 1974.
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