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Edgar Parker Collection

Summary Information
Title: Edgar Parker Collection
Dates: 1959-1963
Creator: Parker, Edgar
Extent:
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1208
Abstract:
Edgar Parker's papers include materials for four titles and miscellaneous art. Type of materials included are corrected typescript, typescript, galleys, layout pages, and miscellaneous art.

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

Dream Of the Dormouse, 1963

Duke of Sycamore, 1959

Enchantress, 1960

Miscellaneous art,

Stuff and Nonsense, 1961


Biographical Sketch

(James) Edgar Parker Jr. was born August 12, 1925. His main career was as a graphic artist. He wrote and illustrated children's books. Biographical Source: Data sheet for National Union Catalog Of Manuscript Collections


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains materials for four titles and miscellaneous art. Materials included are corrected typescript, typescript, galleys, and miscellaneous art.

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.
  • Parker, Edgar
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Dream Of the Dormouse 1963 
Note Illustrated by Edgar Parker
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1963
Box M. F. 624
Typescript, corrected (1 p.)  Box M. F. 624
 
Duke of Sycamore 1959 
Note Illustrated by Edgar Parker
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1959
Box M. F. 624
Typescript (5 p.)  Box M. F. 624
 
Enchantress 1960 
Note  New York: Pantheon, 1960
Box M. F. 624
Typescript, corrected  Box M. F. 624
 
2 galleys (1 corrected)  Box M. F. 624
 
Set of layout pages  Box M. F. 624
 
Miscellaneous art  
Note  : ,
Box M. C. 440
Print of frogs (1 p.)  Box M. C. 440
 
Stuff and Nonsense 1961 
Note Illustrated by Edgar Parker
New York: Pantheon, 1961
Box M. F. 624
Typescript (6 p.)  Box M. F. 624