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Enid Mark production materials for The Elements

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MRBC-MS-00391

Scope and Contents

The materials include designs, sketches, layouts, typographic and lithographic proofs, films, one lithographic plate, exhibition labels, correspondence, and notes by the artist; approximately 150 items.

Dates of Materials

  • approximately 2002


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for use without restriction beyond the standard terms and conditions of Smith College Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

Materials in this collection may be governed by copyright. For reproductions of materials that are governed by fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. Researchers are responsible for determining who may hold materials' copyrights and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from Smith College Special Collections to move forward with their use.

Biographical / Historical

These are production materials for The Elements, a poem by Susan Stewart, designed, illustrated, and published by Enid Mark at her ELM Press, Wallingford, PA, in 2002.


1.958 linear feet (1 container)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift: Enid Epstein Mark, Smith College class of 1954, 2004.


SC/RBR: The library has a copy of the completed book (Z232.E45 E44 2002).

Finding aid to the Enid Mark production materials for The Elements
Legacy Finding Aid (Updated)
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Revision Statements

  • 2019-10-24: Updated legacy finding aid and published.

Repository Details

Part of the Mortimer Rare Book Collection Repository

Neilson Library
7 Neilson Drive
Northampton MA 01063