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ROGERS, BRUCE: 1870-1957.

Bruce Rogers was born in Lafayette, Ind., on May 14, 1870. He was the son of George and Ann E. Gish Rogers. He obtained a B.S. degree from Purdue University in 1890. He married Anne Baker on June 20, 1900. Rogers began working for the INDIANAPOLIS NEWS art staff in 1891 and subsequently was employed by the Indiana Illustrating Company. From 1895 to 1912 he was a designer for Riverside Press. He was an adviser to the University Press (England), 1917-19, and Harvard University Press, 1920-34. Rogers received an honorary L.H.D. degree from Purdue University in 1932 and died on May 18, 1957.

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  • Paragraphs on Printing, Elicited from Bruce Rogers in Talks with James Hendrickson on the Functions of the Book Designer. New York, 1943.Search "Paragraphs on Printing, Elicited from Bruce Rogers in Talks with
                                        James Hendrickson on the Functions of the Book Designer" by ROGERS, BRUCE: 1870-1957. in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
  • Pi; a Hodge-Podge of the Letters, Papers, and Addresses Written During the Last Sixty Years by Bruce Rogers. Cleveland, 1953.Search "Pi; a Hodge-Podge of the Letters, Papers, and Addresses Written
                                        During the Last Sixty Years by Bruce Rogers" by ROGERS, BRUCE: 1870-1957. in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
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