WorldCat Identities

McMurtrie, Douglas C. (Douglas Crawford) 1888-1944

Overview
Works: 1,779 works in 3,922 publications in 3 languages and 38,129 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliographies  Biographies  Archives  Juvenile works  Catalogs and collections  Manuscripts  Statutes and codes 
Roles: Author, Editor, Printer, Translator, Contributor, Composer, Other, Creator, Author of introduction, Photographer, Compiler
Classifications: Z4, 002
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The book : the story of printing & bookmaking by Douglas Crowford McMurtrie( Book )

145 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professor with a reputation for being unafraid of ghosts moves with his family into a house that is supposed to be haunted but his children find the neighbors more mysterious than the house
The golden book : the story of fine books and bookmaking - past & present by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

30 editions published between 1927 and 1934 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of printing in the United States : the story of the introduction of the press and of its history and influence during the pioneer period in each state of the Union by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

14 editions published between 1936 and 1970 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The invention of printing: a bibliography by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

31 editions published between 1942 and 1989 in English and German and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wings for words : the story of Johann Gutenberg and his invention of printing by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

18 editions published between 1940 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man who developed the process of printing from moveable type in the fifteenth century
Some facts concerning the invention of printing, the five-hundredth anniversary of which will be celebrated internationally in 1940 by Douglas Crawford McMurtrie( Book )

23 editions published between 1939 and 1996 in English and German and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gutenberg documents, with translations of the texts into English by Karl Schorbach( Book )

5 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nevada mining laws; the text of the local laws and regulations enacted by four local mining districts in Nevada, 1863 by Douglas C McMurtrie( )

4 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The disabled soldier by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

17 editions published between 1919 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. McMurtrie was an early student of the cripple situation in this country and with great labor and much expense conducted a campaign of research and publication during and just following the war period. -- H.W. Orr
Early printing in Tennessee, with a bibliography of the issues of the Tennessee press, 1793-1830 by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

10 editions published in 1933 in 3 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jotham Meeker, pioneer printer of Kansas, with a bibliography of the known issues of the Baptist mission press at Shawanoe, Stockbridge, and Ottawa, 1834-1854 by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

14 editions published in 1930 in English and German and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oregon imprints, 1847-1870 by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

10 editions published in 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book decoration by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

7 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overland to California in 1847 : letters written en route to California, west from Independence, Missouri, to the editor of the Joliet signal by Chester Ingersoll( Book )

18 editions published between 1847 and 1970 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overland to California in 1847 is an edited series of letters written en route to California, west from Independence, Missouri, to the Editor of the Joliet Signal between May 18, 1847, and August 29, 1848 by Chester Ingersoll. They have been edited for publication by Douglas C. McMurtrie with an introdutory note. Ingersoll was a reporter who documented with clarity and accuracy the condition of the 78 wagon wagon train, its splits, problems, travails and encouragements
The Pacific Typographical Society and the California gold rush of 1849 : a forgotten chapter in the history of typographical unionism in America by Douglas Crawford McMurtrie( Book )

12 editions published in 1928 in 3 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A typographer's view of the photo-engraving industry : with some constructive suggestions for more effective cooperation with letterpress printers by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

8 editions published in 1941 in English and German and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first printers of Chicago : with a bibliography of the issues of the Chicago press 1836-1850 by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

13 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Type design, an essay on American type design with specimens of the outstanding types by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

4 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteenth century North Carolina imprints, 1749-1800 by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )

6 editions published between 1938 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Douglas C. (Douglas Crawford) McMurtrie

Douglas Crawford McMurtrie Amerikaans grafisch ontwerper (1888-1944)

Douglas Crawford McMurtrie bibliographe, imprimeur

Douglas Crawford McMurtrie diseñador tipográfico estadounidense

Douglas Crawford McMurtrie Typeface designer

Mac Murtrie Douglas C.

Mac Murtrie, Douglas Crawford

Mac Murtrie Douglas Crawford 1888-1944

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MacMurtrie, Douglas C. 1888-1944

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Mc Murtrie Douglas Crawford 1888-1944

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McMurtrie, Douglas C. 1888-1944

McMurtrie, Douglas Crawford

McMurtrie, Douglas Crawford 1888-1944

Languages
English (423)

German (12)

French (2)