Guide to the Bernard Rosenthal Photograph Collection, 1951-1989
Title: Bernard Rosenthal Photograph Collection
OCLC/RLIN No. (Unique ID): 912594848
Bulk Dates: 1969-1989
Extent: 1 linear foot; (one photo album)
Abstract: This collection consists of 64 photographs taken by bookseller Bernard Rosenthal.
Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research use. Copyright restrictions may apply; please contact repository for requests for copying and for authorization to publish, quote, or reproduce the materials.
Preferred Citation: [Description and date of item], [Box/folder/item number], Bernard Rosenthal Photograph Collection, 1951-1989, The Grolier Club of New York.
About the Finding Aid: This finding aid was prepared by Sophia Dahab in Microsoft Word at the Grolier Club, December 2014.
Provenance: This collection was donated by Bernard Rosenthal in October of 2013
Rosenthal, Bernard M.
Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America
Bernard M. Rosenthal (Firm)
Bernard Rosenthal, born in Munich in 1920, is an antiquarian book dealer based in Berkeley, California. After immigrating to the United States in 1939, Rosenthal, the son of a bookdealer, entered the trade in 1949 and began his own business in 1953. He served as President of the ABAA from 1968-1970.
Scope and Content Note: This collection contains 64 photographs relating to Rosenthal’s work as a bookseller, including images of his bookshop, book fairs, and fellow book dealers.
Arrangement Note: This collection has been left in its original order.
Container List: Complete list of photograph descriptions, provided by Rosenthal, housed with this collection. Photos are identifiable by number.