Paul Shaw

A Coordinated System of Sample Books

In support of the new exhibition Paper is Part of the Picture: Strathmore Paper and the Evolution of American Graphic Design, we wanted to share some pivotal highlights of Strathmore’s 125 year history. Through the end of 2017, join us as we explore the history of Strathmore Paper and its impact on American Graphic Design. Today’s post, we pick up where we left off and discuss Strathmore’s need for a coordinated system of sample books.

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A Tale of Two Mills 1892–1911

In support of the new exhibition Paper is Part of the Picture: Strathmore Paper and the Evolution of American Graphic Design, we wanted to share some pivotal highlights of Strathmore’s 125 year history. Through the end of 2017, join us as we explore the history of Strathmore Paper and its impact on American Graphic Design. Today’s post looks at the company’s beginning in 1892, when it was known as the Mittineague Paper Company, and used Strathmore as a name for its earliest, deckle edge papers.

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Strathmore Paper and the Evolution of American Graphic Design

For the 125th anniversary of Strathmore, we decided to do something special. Together with the Opalka Gallery and Paul Shaw, we’re bringing you Paper is Part of the Picture: Strathmore Paper and the Evolution of American Graphic Design.

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