Held at: Villanova University: Special Collections [Contact Us]Falvey Library, 800 E Lancaster Ave, Villanova, PA
This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Villanova University: Special Collections. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.
Overview and metadata sections
The Elbert G. Hubbard Collection consists of books printed at the Roycrofter Press, and many of these titles were written by Elbert G. Hubbard. Also one archival box, The Hubbard Press, with manuscripts and memorabilia relating to the Roycrofter Colony and Elbert G. Hubbard. Of particular note, the collection includes photographs, manuscripts, checks, advertisements, subscription forms, and letters by and about the Roycrofter Press and the Hubbard family.
The collection is arranged into five series based on subject.
Gift, 1972. Donated by Shirley A. Stine. Roy D. Packard (original collector)
Books from the Hubbard Collection are cataloged individually in Special Collections.
- Villanova University: Special Collections
- Finding Aid Author
- Amy L. Rojek, revised by Beaudry Rae Allen
- Finding Aid Date
- 1999, May 2020
- Access Restrictions
The collection is open for research.
- Use Restrictions
For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact Distinctive Collections staff.
Includes note to Roy D. Packard.Physical Description
Includes bookplates,motto cards, postcards, and letters between Roy D. Packard and Elbert Hubbard II.Physical Description
Includes letters between Roy D. Packard and Elbert Hubbard II and Philistines subscription.Physical Description
Includes open letters to the Roycrofters and correspondence between Roy D. Packard to Elbert Hubbard II.Physical Description
Hubbard, Elbert. Letter to Julia Ditto Young. December 22, 1897. Hubbard, Elbert. Letter to Mr. Sutro. February 13, 1903. Hubbard, Elbert. Letter to Reverend Wilson Fritch and envelope. June 11, 1904. Hubbard, Elbert. Letter to Julia Ditto Young. August 5, 1906. Roy D. Packard's research notes about correspondence. Hubbard, Elbert II. Note to Roy D. Packard. September 6, 1959.Physical Description