Henry D. Bowman Lilac Hedges Collection, 1953-1965
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Brief Description:

The Henry D. Bowman Lilac Hedges Collection (2011-147-0) is a collection of greeting cards, business papers, and other items pertaining to the former Lilac Hedges greeting card company of Litchfield, Connecticut.  Henry “Denny” Bowman provided designs for cards for Lilac Hedges in the 1950s, later establishing his own separate studio and working in collaboration with Ralph Hinchman.

Among the items in this collection are sample pages with examples of card designs by Ralph P. Hinchman, Jac Venza, Harry Dunn, Jack Myers, Hilary Knight and Marty Norman.

Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
Email: archivist [at] litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org
Created by: Lilac Hedges, Henry D. Bowman, Hinchman, Ralph P., Venza, Jac
Volume: 1.0 Boxes
Acquired: 09/19/2011.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Lilac Hedges
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Acquisition Notes: Henry D. Bowman  Gift.
Related Materials:

Jac Venza Photographs, 1974-1977

Lilac Hedges Collecton

Lilac Hedges Love Notes, 1970s

PreferredCitation: Henry D. Bowman Lilac Hedges Collection (2011-147-0) Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.