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Moser, Hugh J. (Hugh Jefferson), 1925-2009



  • Existence: 1925 - 2009

biographical statement

Hugh Jefferson Moser (born 1925, died 2009) was born to Walter L. Moser and Ilse Moser in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvannia, one of two boys. He was a graduate of Grove City (PA) College and Carnegie Mellon University. He later joined the army in 1943, becoming a four-year veteran of World War II. In 1950, Hugh married Ruth Ann Merwin (1929-) in Grove City, PA. Together they moved in 1953 to Kalamazoo, Michigan where he joined the Upjohn Company. By 1990, he retired as art director in the International Advertising Division.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Hugh J. Moser Graphic Design Collection

Identifier: 05-exws_moser

Pamphlets, guides, serials, samples, packets, and catalogs collected by Upjohn Company graphic designer Hugh J. Moser (1925-2009) relating to the field of graphic design / commercial art from the mid to late twentieth century. Materials on budgeting, estimating, creative process, layout, design, illustration, photography, typography, platemaking, paper, ink, printing processes, die cutting, embossing, binding, finishing and specialty printing.

Dates: 1929-1990; Other: Majority of material found within Bulk 1950-1990; Other: Date acquired: 2010-04-29