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Greenboathouse Press fonds
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- Source of title proper: Title based on the provenance of the fonds.
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1998 - 2018 (Creation)
- Greenboathouse Press
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227 cm of textual records.
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Greenboathouse Press is a small publishing concern producing short run, limited editions, printed letterpress and bound by hand. Previously called Greenboathouse Books, they publish content with a focus on Canadian poetry and the history of typography, with attention to typography, design and fine-printing. Greenboathouse Press consists of Jason Dewinetz (founder, editor, designer and typographer) and Aaron Peck (assistant editor).
Transferred from Greenboathouse Press to University of British Columbia Special Collections and Archives Division in 2012.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of published material, correspondence, proofs, manuscripts, reviews, broadsheets, polymer plates, photographs, artwork, orders, posters and promotional material.
Immediate source of acquisition
Transferred directly from Jason Dewinetz, proprietor of Greenboathouse Press, in 2012.
A small accrual in the form of two files sent in the spring of 2018 was accessioned to the fonds, and the finding aid has been updated accordingly.
A small accrual in the form of one file sent in the summer of 2018 was accessioned to the fonds, and the finding aid has been updated accordingly.
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Further accruals expected.
Photograph identifier: BC-2160
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- Greenboathouse Press (Subject)
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Accrual added and arrangement and description revised in January 2019 by Claire Williams.