Amy Sacker !!

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Amy Sacker !!

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1schumac First Message
Jan 30, 2007, 5:17pm

Anyone out there studying her work?



Feb 1, 2007, 4:47pm

I'm not. Who is she?

Feb 1, 2007, 4:50pm

Who is she?

Look here for info on her.

Edited: Feb 2, 2007, 10:07am

I'm in love. Thanks for sharing! Absolutely beautiful. I have seen her monogram, the "interlocked" one before, so I've admired one of her illustrations at one time or another. I can say I don't remember her being mentioned in the Little, Brown & Co. centennial history I have (not suprised. It's mostly name dropping authors and the company's various addresses). Are you connected with the project on the website?

Feb 2, 2007, 10:54am

Are you connected with the project on the website?

No, I just found it in a seach.

May 15, 2007, 11:12am

Hi, all! It's actually my site, part of the Library's site at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, where I work. I have been hunting for Sacker designs for several years, but there may still be many more out there. If anyone sees one not listed on

please let me know! Thanks!


Mark Schumacher
Reference and Instructional Services Dept., Jackson Library
UNC Greensboro
Greensboro, NC 27402-6170
(336) 334-3215

Mar 11, 2011, 12:19pm

The Amy Sacker site has GROWN immensely since the last post centuries ago. And, it lives in a "new place":

I hope that everyone will come and look around !!

Mar 11, 2011, 12:30pm

Thanks for the update! The new site is great.

I love those old book designs. It's sad that they've gone away.

Oooh! Just realized that I have one of her books! Louisa May Alcott's Spinning-Wheel Stories.