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Peggy Adler Collection

Summary Information
Title: Peggy Adler Collection
Dates: 1959-1975
Creator: Adler, Peggy
Extent: 3 boxes
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1090
Abstract:
The Peggy Adler Collection contains illustrative production material for five titles, including pencil sketches, ink and oil illustrations color separations, photographs, and dummies, from 1959-1975.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.

Copyright:

This collection is protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials.


Arrangement

Hot and Cold, 1959

Numbers, Old and New, 1960

Petroleum, 1975

Weather in Your Life, 1959

Your Ears, 1963


Biographical Sketch

Born into a family of established authors and illustrators, Peggy Adler furthered the notoriety of the Adler surname as a producer of exemplary children's material. She began illustrating books during her adolescence for her father, Irving. This was the commencement of numerous familial collaborations. Peggy Adler's repertoire includes Hot and Cold, Adler's Books of Puzzles and Riddles, Weather in Your Life, and The Environment .

Biographical Source: Something About the Author Volume 22, 1981.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The Peggy Adler Collection contains illustrative production material for five titles, including pencil sketches, ink and oil illustrations color separations, photographs, and dummies, from 1959-1975.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • The collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Adler, Peggy
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Hot and Cold 1959 
Note Adler, Irving
New York: John Day Co., 1959
Box MC 1349
photographs (5 p.)  Box MC 1349
 
pen and ink drawings (37 p.)  Box MC 1349
 
pencil sketches (42 p.)  Box MC 1349
 
miscellaneous notes  Box MC 1349
 
Numbers, Old and New 1960 
Note Adler, Irving
New York: John Day Co., 1960
Box MC 955
color separations (36 p.)  Box MC 955
 
author's suggestions for illustrations  Box MC 955
 
Petroleum 1975 
Note Adler, Irving
New York: John Day Co., 1975
Box MC 307
ink illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 307
 
ink illustrations with 1 separations (2 p.)  Box MC 307
 
ink and oil illustration with 1 separation (1 p.)  Box MC 307
 
dummy with illustrations with separations (1 p.)  Box MC 307
 
photos used as illustrations (5 p.)  Box MC 307
 
photo made from slide used as illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 307
 
negative (1 p.)  Box MC 307
 
slide (1 p.)  Box MC 307
 
proof dummy (48 p.)  Box MC 307
 
illustrator proof dummy (48 p.)  Box MC 307
 
proof dummy (1 p.)  Box MC 307
 
proof jacket (1 p.)  Box MC 307
 
Weather in Your Life 1959 
Note Adler, Irving
New York: John Day Co., 1959
Box MC 1349
pencil sketches (46 p.)  Box MC 1349
 
proof copies in black and white (43 p.)  Box MC 1349
 
layout pages in ink (36 p.)  Box MC 1349
 
reproductions of photographs (4 p.)  Box MC 1349
 
dummy copy (1 p.)  Box MC 1349
 
Your Ears 1963 
Note Adler, Irving and Ruth
New York: John Day Co., 1963
Box MC 955
color separations (64 p.)  Box MC 955