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J. Quenton Jaxon Account Book and Drawing

Collection ID

SCRC 295

Related Subject(s)

Collecting Area(s)


Collection Summary

J. Quenton Jaxon Account Book and Drawing


Collection ID
SCRC 295

0.01 linear feet (1 folder)

Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries

Materials in English

Detailed Collection Information

Biographical Note

J. Quenton Jaxon was a free-lance commercial artist from Philadelphia who worked at one time for the Franklin Printing Company in Camden, New Jersey.

Description of Collection

The account book of this Philadelphia commercial artist details transactions with the Franklin Printing Co. and RCA Victor Co. Other accounts also listed including Philadelphia Electric, Strawbridge and Clothier, and private individuals. The collection also includes a pen and ink drawing.

Patron Information

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Temple University’s online library catalog: https://temple-primo.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/primo-explore/fulldisplay?...

Research Access

Collection is open for research.

Collections Stored Off-Site

This collection may be housed off-site at the Library Depository, and require up to two business days to retrieve. Please review the finding aid and be prepared to identify specific materials to be retrieved. Contact the Special Collections Research Center in advance of your visit, so that materials may be relocated to the reading room for research.

Publication and Copyright Information

The J. Quenton Jaxon Account Book and Drawing are the physical property of the Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries. Intellectual property rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for determining the identity of rights holders and obtaining their permission for publication and for other purposes where stated.

Preferred Citation

J. Quenton Jaxon Account Book and Drawing, SCRC 295, Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Purchased from Carmen Valentino, January 29, 1992.

Processing Information

Collection processed and finding aid prepared in October 6, 2017 by Katy Rawdon, Coordinator of Technical Services.


Index Terms

The following headings have been used to index the description of this collection in Temple University’s electronic catalog:

Commercial art--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Commercial artists—Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Philadelphia (Pa.)

Material Types:
Financial records
Ledgers (account books)