Archives about Claude Garamont

This page contains a complete list of archives for retracing the life and work of Claude Garamont. Several of them have been located thanks to the efforts of Jeanne Veyrin-Forrer (1919-2010), curator and honorary head of the rare book reserve at the Bibliothèque Nationale de France, who was a specialist in bibliographic material, of Annie-Parent-Charon, professor of the history of the book at the École nationale des Chartes, and Geneviève Guilleminot, Deputy Director of the Rare Book Reserve at the Bibliothèque Nationale de France.

1/ Archival documents relating to Claude Garamont's and Pierre Gaultier's matrices and typefaces

2/ Archival documents relating to Claude Garamont's apprentices and journeymen

3/ Archival documents relating to Claude Garamont's family, private life and possessions