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Caroline Arnold Papers

Summary Information
Title: Caroline Arnold papers
Dates: 1978-2011, undated
Creator: Arnold, Caroline
Extent: 2 boxes (2 cubic feet)
Language: Collection materials in English
Collection Number: CLRC-1179
Abstract:
This collection consists of typescripts, correspondence, and publication materials for sixteen works written and/or illustrated by Caroline Arnold.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Arnold, Caroline.

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required. Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only. Materials will be retrieved from and returned to storage areas by staff members.

Copyright:

Please contact staff regarding copyright status of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Preferred Citation:

Caroline Arnold papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

Publications are arranged alphabetically by title.


Biographical Sketch

Caroline Arnold was born May 16, 1944, in Pittsburgh, PA. She grew up in Minneapolis, MN, before attending Grinnell College and graduate school at the University of Iowa where she earned degrees in Art. Both an author and illustrator, Arnold has published around 150 books, primarily non-fiction books for children. She currently lives in Los Angeles with her husband, and teaches in the Writers' Program at UCLA Extension.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains manuscripts, typescripts, dummies, correspondence, and other production materials for sixteen published works, published between 1980 and 2010.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • This 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.
  • Arnold, Caroline
  • Animals -- Africa
  • Animals -- Australia
  • Giant sequoia
  • Trees
  • Social settlement -- United States -- History
  • Poor children -- Services for -- United States -- History
  • Birds
  • Kangaroos
  • Wildlife Rescue
  • Moose
  • Animal welfare
  • Pets
  • Polar bear
  • Folklore -- United States
  • Loggers
  • Monsters
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Sacred space
  • Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
  • Dreamtime (Aboriginal Australian mythology)
  • Coral reef biology
  • Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
  • Walrus
  • drawings
  • watercolors
  • collages
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
African Animals, 1997 
Box 1
Manuscripts, typescripts, dummy, correspondence, research 1995-1997, undated  Box 1 , Folder 1
 
Australian Animals, 2000 
Box 1
Correspondence, typescripts 1999-2000, undated  Box 1 , Folder 2
 
Bald Eagle's World, A, 2010 
Box 1
holograph, typescript, notes, correspondence 2009, undated  Box 1 , Folder 3
Box 2
pen and ink dummy and illustration collage cutout undated ( 2 items )  Box 2
 
giclee illustration print and certificate 2009 ( 2 items )  Box 2
 
Biggest Living Thing, The, 1983 
Box 1
Typescripts, holographs, notes undated  Box 1 , Folder 4
 
Research, dummy photocopy 1981, undated  Box 1 , Folder 5
 
notes, research, correspondence, typescripts 1978-1979, undated  Box 1 , Folder 6
 
illustration photocopies with watercolor, illustration studies, dummy undated  Box 1 , Folder 7
 
typescripts, notes, correspondence 1979-1983, undated  Box 1 , Folder 8
 
correspondence, notes, clippings 1983-1984  Box 1 , Folder 9
Box 2
Watercolor illustrations and studies undated ( 5 items )  Box 2
 
Pencil illustrations and studies undated ( 2 items )  Box 2
 
Color test, separations, layout notes undated  Box 2
 
Children of the Settlement Houses, 1998 
Box 1
holograph, typescripts undated  Box 1 , Folder 10
 
correspondence, notes, reviews 1995-1999  Box 1 , Folder 11
 
back matter, outline, corrected proofs 1997, undated  Box 1 , Folder 12
 
photograph photocopies with typescript, correspondence 1997-1998, undated  Box 1 , Folder 13
 
Five Nests, 1980 
Box 1
notes, holograph, typescripts, correspondence 1978, undated  Box 1 , Folder 14
 
correspondence, holograph, notes 1978-1979  Box 1 , Folder 15
 
correspondence, clippings, notes 1979-1982  Box 1 , Folder 16
 
Kangaroo, 1987 
Box 1
typescripts, dummy, correspondence 1986, undated  Box 1 , Folder 17
 
Kangaroo's World, A, 2008 
Box 1
Correspondence, typescripts 2006-2007, undated  Box 1 , Folder 18
 
Moose's World, A, 2010 
Box 1
holograph, typescript, notes 2009-2011, undated  Box 1 , Folder 19
Box 2
pen and ink dummy, giclee illustration print and certificate 2009, undated ( 2 items )  Box 2
 
Pets Without Homes, 1983 
Box 1
typescripts, correspondence, research, notes 1983, undated  Box 1 , Folder 20
 
dummy undated  Box 1 , Folder 21
 
dummy photocopy undated  Box 1 , Folder 22
 
Polar Bear's World, A, 2010 
Box 1
holograph, typescripts, correspondence, notes 2008-2009, undated  Box 1 , Folder 23
Box 2
pen and ink dummy and illustration collage cutout undated ( 2 items )  Box 2
 
giclee illustration print and certificate 2009 ( 2 items )  Box 2
 
Terrible Hodag, The, 1989 
Box 1
holograph, typescripts, corrected proof 1979, 1987-1988  Box 1 , Folder 24
 
correspondence 1986-1989  Box 1 , Folder 25
 
children's correspondence, Spanish translation typescript 1989-1993, undated  Box 1 , Folder 26
 
correspondence--rejection letters, proposal 1979-1985, undated  Box 1 , Folder 27
 
clippings and reviews 1989-1990  Box 1 , Folder 28
 
Terrible Hodag and the Animal Catchers, The, 2006 
Box 1
manuscript, corrected typescripts 1989-1993  Box 1 , Folder 29
 
corrected typescript 1999-2004  Box 1 , Folder 30
 
dummy photocopy undated  Box 1 , Folder 31
 
correspondence 1990-2004  Box 1 , Folder 32
 
clippings, correspondence 2006  Box 1 , Folder 33
 
Uluru, Australia's Aboriginal Heart, 2003 
Box 1
Correspondence, typescripts 2002, undated  Box 1 , Folder 34
 
Correspondence, corrected page proof photocopies 2002-2003  Box 1 , Folder 35
 
floppy disc with typescript undated  Box 1 , Folder 36
 
clippings and reviews 2003-2005  Box 1 , Folder 37
 
Walk of the Great Barrier Reef, A, 1988 
Box 1
typescript, correspondence, proposals 1984-1988, undated  Box 1 , Folder 38
 
Walrus' World, A, 2010 
Box 1
manuscript, corrected typescript, notes 2008, undated  Box 1 , Folder 39
Box 2
pen and ink dummy, giclee illustration print and certificate 2009, undated ( 2 items )  Box 2