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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
1962-1975
Creator:
Aliki, Artist
Extent: 72 linear feet
The Aliki papers (1962-1975) consist of a book, color separations, dummies, illustrations, and text layouts for five of the children's books she illustrated: Averages, Birds at Night, My Five Senses, The Story of William Penn, and This is the House Where Jack Lives. (View full finding aid.)
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Aliki papers
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Aliki, Artist
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72 linear feet
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1962-1975
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The Aliki papers (1962-1975) consist of a book, color separations, dummies, illustrations, and text layouts for five of the children's books she illustrated: Averages, Birds at Night, My Five Senses, The Story of William Penn, and This is the House Where Jack Lives.
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
1884-1991
Creator:
Haywood, Carolyn, 1898-1990, Author
Extent: 42 linear feet
This collection contains the personal and literary papers of children's author and illustrator Carolyn Haywood. The collection consists of manuscripts, illustrations, proofs, sketchbooks, correspondence, clippings, audiovisual materials, photographs, scrapbooks, diplomas, and awards. (View full finding aid.)
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Carolyn Haywood papers
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Haywood, Carolyn, 1898-1990, Author
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42 linear feet
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1884-1991
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This collection contains the personal and literary papers of children's author and illustrator Carolyn Haywood. The collection consists of manuscripts, illustrations, proofs, sketchbooks, correspondence, clippings, audiovisual materials, photographs, scrapbooks, diplomas, and awards.
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
1947-1956
Creator:
Cooke, Donald Ewin, 1916-
Extent: 1.67 linear feet
Donald Cooke was a Philadelphia-area children’s book author and illustrator and the founder of the Edraydo publishing house. The Donald Ewin Cooke papers include original art for Sorcerer’s Apprentice (1947), a character doll and book jacket final art for The Silver Horn of Robin Hood (1956), and the final art by Henry Clarence Pitz for the Valley of Rebellion book jacket. (View full finding aid.)
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Donald Ewin Cooke papers
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Cooke, Donald Ewin, 1916-
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FLP.CLRC.COOKE
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1.67 linear feet
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1947-1956
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Donald Cooke was a Philadelphia-area children’s book author and illustrator and the founder of the Edraydo publishing house. The Donald Ewin Cooke papers include original art for Sorcerer’s Apprentice (1947), a character doll and book jacket final art for The Silver Horn of Robin Hood (1956), and the final art by Henry Clarence Pitz for the Valley of Rebellion book jacket.
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
circa 1900-1956
Creator:
MacKinstry, E. (Elizabeth)
Extent: 0.42 linear feet
This collection consists of sketches, studies, and drawings by children's illustrator E. (Elizabeth) MacKinstry (1879-1956). (View full finding aid.)
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E. (Elizabeth) MacKinstry illustrations
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MacKinstry, E. (Elizabeth)
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FLP.CLRC.MACKINSTRY
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0.42 linear feet
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circa 1900-1956
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This collection consists of sketches, studies, and drawings by children's illustrator E. (Elizabeth) MacKinstry (1879-1956).
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
1958
Creator:
Brock, Emma L. (Emma Lillian), 1886-1974
Extent: 01 linear feet
The collection contains three color separations for page 27 of Skipping Island (1958) by Emma L. Brock, with an identifying note. (View full finding aid.)
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Emma L. Brock notes and illustrations
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Brock, Emma L. (Emma Lillian), 1886-1974
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FLP.CLRC.BROCK
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01 linear feet
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1958
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The collection contains three color separations for page 27 of Skipping Island (1958) by Emma L. Brock, with an identifying note.
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
circa 1964-1972
Creator:
Ness, Evaline, Artist
Extent: 58 linear feet
This collection consists of dummies, sketches, paste-ups, artwork, and color separations created by Evaline Ness as illustrations for the books Coll and His White Pig, The Truthful Harp, The Black Cauldron, The Castle of Llyr, Taran Wanderer, The High King, and Old Mother Hubbard and Her Dog. (View full finding aid.)
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Evaline Ness papers
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Ness, Evaline, Artist
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FLP.CLRC.NESS
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58 linear feet
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circa 1964-1972
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This collection consists of dummies, sketches, paste-ups, artwork, and color separations created by Evaline Ness as illustrations for the books Coll and His White Pig, The Truthful Harp, The Black Cauldron, The Castle of Llyr, Taran Wanderer, The High King, and Old Mother Hubbard and Her Dog.
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
circa 1950-1977
Creator:
Flory, Jane, 1917-
Extent: 4 linear feet
This is a collection of manuscripts, illustrations, and notes by Jane Flory. Documentation is present for a number of Flory's books, including Faraway Dream, Farmer John, The Golden Venture, It Was a Pretty Good Year, The Liberation of Clementine Tipton, Mist on the Mountain, One Hundred and Eight Bells, Peddler's Summer, Ramshackle Roost, A Tune for the Towpath, The Unexpected Grandchildren, and We'll Have a Friend for Lunch. Materials include manuscript drafts, notes and sketches, galley proofs, and correspondence with editors. (View full finding aid.)
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Jane Flory papers
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Flory, Jane, 1917-
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FLP.CLRC.FLORY
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4 linear feet
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circa 1950-1977
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This is a collection of manuscripts, illustrations, and notes by Jane Flory. Documentation is present for a number of Flory's books, including Faraway Dream, Farmer John, The Golden Venture, It Was a Pretty Good Year, The Liberation of Clementine Tipton, Mist on the Mountain, One Hundred and Eight Bells, Peddler's Summer, Ramshackle Roost, A Tune for the Towpath, The Unexpected Grandchildren, and We'll Have a Friend for Lunch. Materials include manuscript drafts, notes and sketches, galley proofs, and correspondence with editors.
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
1976-1978
Creator:
Arnosky, Jim, Illustrator
Extent: 0.1 linear feet (1 envelope)
This collection contains original illustrations by the naturalist and children’s book author and illustrator Jim Arnosky. The illustrations include color separations and drawings. Six titles are represented, including Arnosky’s first book I Was Born in a Tree and Raised by Bees (1977). (View full finding aid.)
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Jim Arnosky illustrations
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Arnosky, Jim, Illustrator
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FLP.CLRC.ARNOSKY
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0.1 linear feet (1 envelope)
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1976-1978
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This collection contains original illustrations by the naturalist and children’s book author and illustrator Jim Arnosky. The illustrations include color separations and drawings. Six titles are represented, including Arnosky’s first book I Was Born in a Tree and Raised by Bees (1977).
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
1903-1977
Creator:
Milhous, Katherine, 1894-, Artist
Extent: 40.14 linear feet
This is a collection of the manuscripts, illustrations, and papers of Katherine Milhous, and the papers of Frances Lichten. Katherine Milhous manuscript materials include drafts, dummies, proofs, notes, finished art, color separations, and other production materials for her children’s books. Her papers include artwork in various media, correspondence, lecture notes, itineraries, scrapbooks, publicity materials, books, photographs, and subject files. There are also 18 model houses Milhous made for the Works Progress Administration. Frances Lichten materials include correspondence, a small amount of family history material, two albums of photographs and letters from Milhous and Lichten's 1925-1926 trip to Europe, and copies of brochures and small volumes illustrated by Lichten. (View full finding aid.)
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Katherine Milhous and Frances Lichten papers
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Milhous, Katherine, 1894-, Artist
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FLP.CLRC.MILHOUS
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40.14 linear feet
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1903-1977
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This is a collection of the manuscripts, illustrations, and papers of Katherine Milhous, and the papers of Frances Lichten. Katherine Milhous manuscript materials include drafts, dummies, proofs, notes, finished art, color separations, and other production materials for her children’s books. Her papers include artwork in various media, correspondence, lecture notes, itineraries, scrapbooks, publicity materials, books, photographs, and subject files. There are also 18 model houses Milhous made for the Works Progress Administration. Frances Lichten materials include correspondence, a small amount of family history material, two albums of photographs and letters from Milhous and Lichten's 1925-1926 trip to Europe, and copies of brochures and small volumes illustrated by Lichten.
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
1972
Creator:
Kessler, Leonard P., 1920-
Extent: 2.34 linear feet
This collection consists of production materials for the book How to Play Better Football (1972) by children's author C. Paul Jackson, illustrated by Leonard P. Kessler. The collection includes a dummy and a complete set of final art, in addition to small amounts of correspondence, preliminary art, and partial proofs. (View full finding aid.)
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Leonard P. Kessler papers
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Kessler, Leonard P., 1920-
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FLP.CLRC.KESSLER
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2.34 linear feet
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1972
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This collection consists of production materials for the book How to Play Better Football (1972) by children's author C. Paul Jackson, illustrated by Leonard P. Kessler. The collection includes a dummy and a complete set of final art, in addition to small amounts of correspondence, preliminary art, and partial proofs.
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
1941-1995
Creator:
Alexander, Lloyd, Author
Extent: 24.8 linear feet
This collection contains the literary papers of author Lloyd Alexander, dating from 1941-1995. Drafts, proofs, and planning notes for Alexander's writings, together with correspondence relating to his books, make up the bulk of the collection; other types of materials present include drawings, newspaper clippings, and advertisements. Titles represented include The Marvelous Misadventures of Sebastian, The First Two Lives of Lukas-Kasha, Westmark, the first five Vesper Holly adventures, and all of the Prydain chronicles. (View full finding aid.)
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Lloyd Alexander papers
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Alexander, Lloyd, Author
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FLP.CLRC.ALEXANDER
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24.8 linear feet
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1941-1995
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This collection contains the literary papers of author Lloyd Alexander, dating from 1941-1995. Drafts, proofs, and planning notes for Alexander's writings, together with correspondence relating to his books, make up the bulk of the collection; other types of materials present include drawings, newspaper clippings, and advertisements. Titles represented include The Marvelous Misadventures of Sebastian, The First Two Lives of Lukas-Kasha, Westmark, the first five Vesper Holly adventures, and all of the Prydain chronicles.
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
1932-1975
Creator:
Wallower, Lucille, 1910-
Extent: 2.6 linear feet
The papers of Pennsylvania children's author Lucille Wallower contain typewritten drafts and illustrations for many different works, including Colonial Histories: Pennsylvania, A Conch Shell for Molly, The Hippity Hopper: or, Why There Are No Indians in Pennsylvania, Indians of Pennsylvania, The Lost Prince: Louis XVII of France, The Morning Star, The New Pennsylvania Primer, Old Satan: A Pennsylvania Folk Tale, Your Pennsylvania, and others. Many of the works represented in this collection were created specifically for use in the classroom. The collection also contains magazine clippings of Marguerite de Angeli's work, which influenced Wallower. (View full finding aid.)
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Lucille Wallower papers
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Wallower, Lucille, 1910-
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FLP.CLRC.WALLOWER
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2.6 linear feet
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1932-1975
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The papers of Pennsylvania children's author Lucille Wallower contain typewritten drafts and illustrations for many different works, including Colonial Histories: Pennsylvania, A Conch Shell for Molly, The Hippity Hopper: or, Why There Are No Indians in Pennsylvania, Indians of Pennsylvania, The Lost Prince: Louis XVII of France, The Morning Star, The New Pennsylvania Primer, Old Satan: A Pennsylvania Folk Tale, Your Pennsylvania, and others. Many of the works represented in this collection were created specifically for use in the classroom. The collection also contains magazine clippings of Marguerite de Angeli's work, which influenced Wallower.
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
1909-1964
Creator:
Perkins, Lucy Fitch, 1865-1937
Extent: 0.2 linear feet
This is a small collection of material by and about children's author and illustrator Lucy Fitch Perkins (1865-1937). It contains correspondence, a manuscript draft of The Dutch Twins, and advertising material for "The Twins Series." (View full finding aid.)
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Lucy Fitch Perkins papers
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Perkins, Lucy Fitch, 1865-1937
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FLP.CLRC.PERKINS
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0.2 linear feet
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1909-1964
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This is a small collection of material by and about children's author and illustrator Lucy Fitch Perkins (1865-1937). It contains correspondence, a manuscript draft of The Dutch Twins, and advertising material for "The Twins Series."
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
1955-1974
Creator:
Ungerer, Tomi, 1931-, Artist
Extent: 29.5 linear feet
This collection contains the literary papers of author, illustrator, and cartoonist Tomi Ungerer. Ungerer’s illustrations for children’s books, both his own and those of other authors, make up the bulk of the collection. The papers consist of notes, drafts, dummies, published volumes, sketches, illustrations, color separations, proofs, and promotional materials for published and unpublished works written between 1955 and 1974. Titles represented include The Three Robbers, Moon Man, Crictor, Flat Stanley, the Mellops series, and Adelaide, among others. (View full finding aid.)
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Tomi Ungerer papers
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Ungerer, Tomi, 1931-, Artist
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FLP.CLRC.UNGERER
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29.5 linear feet
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1955-1974
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This collection contains the literary papers of author, illustrator, and cartoonist Tomi Ungerer. Ungerer’s illustrations for children’s books, both his own and those of other authors, make up the bulk of the collection. The papers consist of notes, drafts, dummies, published volumes, sketches, illustrations, color separations, proofs, and promotional materials for published and unpublished works written between 1955 and 1974. Titles represented include The Three Robbers, Moon Man, Crictor, Flat Stanley, the Mellops series, and Adelaide, among others.
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
circa 1954-1962
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Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968, Artist
Extent: 12.5 linear feet
This collection consists of sketches, artwork, illustrations, dummies, galleys, typescripts, and color separations created by Virginia Lee Burton for the book Life Story (1962). (View full finding aid.)
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Virginia Lee Burton papers
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Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968, Artist
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FLP.CLRC.BURTON
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12.5 linear feet
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circa 1954-1962
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This collection consists of sketches, artwork, illustrations, dummies, galleys, typescripts, and color separations created by Virginia Lee Burton for the book Life Story (1962).
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Free Library of Philadelphia: Children's Literature Research Collection [Contact Us]
circa 1969
Creator:
Steig, William, 1907-2003
Extent: 0.1 linear feet
The collection consists of a piece of preliminary artwork and a dummy by cartoonist and children's author William Steig (1907-2003), for the book Sylvester the Magic Pebble (1969). (View full finding aid.)
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William Steig illustrations
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Steig, William, 1907-2003
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circa 1969
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The collection consists of a piece of preliminary artwork and a dummy by cartoonist and children's author William Steig (1907-2003), for the book Sylvester the Magic Pebble (1969).
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