Martin J. Weber Graphic Arts Collection, 1931-1980
Weber, Martin J 1905-2007
.75 cu. ft. : 2 boxes, 1 oversized folder
Graphic artist, inventor, typographer.
This collection relates to "the Weber Process" for printing, a process that made images on paper appear more three dimensional; and the photomechanical apparatus Weber developed to implement it . The collection contains patent documents; contracts and business papers; correspondence; design drawings; advertisements for the Weber process and for his studio; a paper he delivered to the American Photo Engravers Association; and numerous samples of Weber's work including magazines covers and advertisements, annual reports from companies featuring images enhanced by Weber, brochures, and other printed material.
Martin J. Weber Graphic Arts Collection, 1931-1980, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Printing machinery and supplies
2011.3020 (NMAH Acc.)
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves