Fredson Bowers at the Hinman Collator
Original Author: Ralph Thompson
Created: Twentieth century
Medium: Photograph
Publisher: University of Virginia Special Collections

Fredson Bowers at the Hinman Collator

University of Virginia English professor and noted bibliographer Fredson Bowers supervises graduate student Matthew Bruccoli on the Hinman Collator at Alderman Library. Using this machine, Bruccoli is able carefully to check two copies of a similar text against each other and quickly to identify discrepancies or differences.