Patron Publications

Exhibition Catalogs by Roy V. Boswell

California and Other Early Maps, 1375-1873. 1971
Noteworthy Maps & Charts, 1513-1774. 1973
The Iberian Origin of the Americas: Maps & Charts, 1513-1851. 1974
British Battle Plans, Maps & Charts of the Revolutionary War, 1775-1793. 1975
The English Origin of the Americas: Maps & Charts, 1486-1808. 1976
The French Origin of the Americas: Maps & Charts, 1590-1898. 1977
The Grand Ocean, the East & Cathay, Twenty-Seven Maps, 1556-1855, Plus One. 1979
The Patrons of the Library and the Collection for the History of Cartography, 1971-1982. 1982
California as an Island: Thirteen Maps, 1587-1761. 1984

Exhibition Catalogs by Albert R. Vogeler

Worlds that Never Were: Early Maps of the World and the Western Hemisphere, 1513-1676. 1988
Images of the Great White Fleet: Vintage Photographs of the U. S. Navy in the Roosevelt Era, 1898-1908 (with Peter Oppenhuisen). 1988
Treasures from the Patrons: Twenty-Five Years of Contributions by the Patrons of the Library, California State University, Fullerton. 1990

Library Lecture Series, edited by Albert R. Vogeler

Webster: First, Last, and Always, by Donald A. Sears. 1979
The Tatler: from Potboiler to Classic, by Wayne V. Huebner. 1979
The New Grove: A Modern Harvest, a Vaster Heritage, by Joan D. Kunselman. 1980
A Buccaneer's Atlas, by Norman Thrower and Derek Howse. 1980
Shaw: Man of Many Interests, by June Salz Pollak. 1981
Mark Twain's "Hideous Mistake," How It Nearly Did Huckleberry Finn In, and How He Finally Overcame It, by Sherwood Cummings. 1985
Five Hundred Years of King Arthur, by Charles A. Monell. 1987
Science Fiction in the Wake of James Joyce, by Willis E. McNelly. 1999
By Land and By Sea: Some Reflections of a Nautical Librarian, by Ernest W. Toy. 2000
Founders and Friends of Fullerton's Music: Forty Years On, by Joseph Landon and Beulah Strickler. 2001
A Passion for Collecting, by Gordon VanDeWater, George Friend, Jane Olsen, and Albert R. Vogeler. 2003


Very Special Collections: Essays on Library Holdings at California State University, Fullerton, edited by Albert R. Vogeler and Arthur A. Hansen. 1992.
David W. Davies: a Bibliography, by Donald W. Keran. 1973


The Roy V. Boswell Collection for the History of Cartography at the Pollak Library, Cal State Fullerton by Albert R. Vogeler.

Article Series

Ex Libris: an ongoing series of articles by Albert R. Vogeler on books, libraries and literary culture. Ex Libris appears regularly in The Patrons Post, edited by Farron Brougher.

"The New British Library: Travail and Hope," January 1999
"A Monumental New Library in Paris," May 1999
"Bibliotheca Alexandrina: Phoenix or Turkey?" January 2001
"The Round Reading Room and the Great Court: an Appreciation," February 2002
"The Ultimate Library Book," Fall 2002
"Gabriel," Winter/Spring 2003
"Lost Libraries," Winter/Spring 2004
"Maps as Books," Summer/Fall 2004
"Fifty Thousand Lives," Winter/Spring 2005
"Esoteric Libraries," Summer/Autumn 2005
"The Boswell Project," Winter/Spring 2006
"A Stroll by Gordon's Western Bookshelves," Fall/Winter 2006
"Wisdom, Inc." Spring 2007
"Textual Relations," Fall 2007
"Gems from the Spring List," Spring 2008
"Prize and Prejudice," Fall 2008
"Palindromania," Spring 2009
"Revisiting Three Iconic Libraries," Fall 2009
"Quest for the BestPDF File ," Spring 2010
"Prince of HumanistsPDF File ," Fall 2010
"Reviewing the ReviewsPDF File ," Spring 2011
"Cautionary CollectionsPDF File ," Fall 2011
"Literary PilgrimagesPDF File ," Spring 2012
"Web Lit and the e BookPDF File ," Fall 2012
"More Gems from the Spring ListPDF File ," Fall 2013


George Bernard Shaw Symposium. Host and Moderator, June Salz Pollak. Panelists: Dan Laurence, Arthur Ganz, Charles Berst, Sidney Albert, Stanley Weintraub, Rodelle Weintraub. A symposium of Shaw scholars celebrating the acquisition of the Dwight V. Strong Collection of Shaw by the Cal State Fullerton Library. December 1982.