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Collection Tier:
Tier 2

Announcement, Wedding

Identifier:
2014.39.3
Description:
Once in the home of the Ormsbee family, this wedding announcement is from Mr. and Mrs. Christian Heisel announcing the marriage of their daughter Lillian Frances to Arthur E. Ormsbee on Tues the 14th of May 1912 in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Arthur E. Ormsbee (1887-1971) was the owner of Commonwealth Printing Co. in Grand Rapids, Michigan and a leader in the printing industry. He was active in local, regional and national professional organizations and was an advocate for graphic arts education. His 1936 publication, "This Printing Business" has been referred to as the'Gettysburg address of printing' and has been widely reprinted. (Source: Grand Rapids Public Library).
Date:
May 14 1912
Materials:
Paper, metal, Glass, Metal, Wood
Dimensions:
5 1/4"" h 3 3/4"" w
Source:
Gift of Larry Babinski
Rights:

Related Place
Grand Rapids
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