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Don Freeman Papers

Summary Information
Title: Don Freeman Papers
Dates: 1954-1976
Creator: Freeman, Don, 1908-1978
Extent:
Location: Materials are housed in the Andersen Library caverns. Please allow 30 minutes for retrieval.
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-130
Abstract:
The collection contains production material, including manuscript and/or illustrative material, for more than thirty published titles

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Don Freeman gave part of this collection to Dr. Irvin Kerlan, who in turn donated his collection to the University of Minnesota. Lydia Freeman, Don Freeman's widow, gave additional materials to the University of Minnesota in 1982 and 1990.

Gift of: Freeman, Don


Arrangement

Materials are arranged alphabetically by published title and chronologically within each title.


Biographical Sketch

Don Freeman was born August 11, 1908, in San Diego, CA. He attended the Art Students League in New York City for two years. In 1931 he married Lydia Cooley, an art student, and the couple had one son. Don Freeman worked as a freelance artist and as a graphic artist for the New York Times and New York Herald Tribune before beginning to illustrate books in the 1940s. In 1940 he illustrated William Saroyan's My Name is Aram . During his career, Don Freeman illustrated children's books by other well-known authors such as Ann Nolan Clark, Clyde R. Bulla, and Julia Cunningham. In 1951 Don and Lydia Freeman published their first book for children, Chuggy and the Blue Caboose , and in 1953 they published Pet of the Met . Don Freeman wrote and illustrated many picture books that won critical appraise. He received various honors for his work, including a Caldecott Honor citation for Fly High, Fly Low in 1958. He is perhaps best remembered for Corduroy . Don Freeman died on February 1, 1978. Biographical Sources: Something About the Author , Volume 17, p. 60-69 Twentieth-Century Children's Writers , 3rd ed., p. 360-361


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains production material, including manuscript and/or illustrative material, for well over thirty titles.Manuscript materials include a corrected photocopy typescript, galley proofs, front matter, and a photocopy dummy. Illustrative materials include sketches, studies, and illustrations done in variety of media, dummies, and paste-ups. The collection also contains some miscellaneous art including sketches, illustrations, proofs, and dummies for Don Freeman's Newstand . In addition, there is some material for titles that were not published. Some of the items in the collection are signed for Dr. Irivin Kerlan.

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.
  • Freeman, Don, 1908-1978
  • Animals
  • Friendship
  • Corduroy (Ficticious character)
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Box MC 920
Androcles and the Lion  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 6 prints with watercolor and overlays
 
Angelenos Then and Now, by Los Angeles City Schools, published Los Angeles City Schools, 1996  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: watercolor, ink, and pencil study (54 p.)
Box MF 2991
Beady Bear, published New York: Viking Press, 1954 (1 folder)  Box MF 2991
Note  Contains: corrected typescript (6 p.)
Box MC 545, MC 592, MC 1258, MF 2991
Bearymore, published New York: Viking Press, 1976 (1 folder)  Box MC 545, MC 592, MC 1258, MF 2991
Note  MC 545 contains: 1 pencil illustration with text overlay; 1 ink, crayon, and watercolor illustration for jacket with three overlays, 1 with text and 2 with layout; 2 market studies
MC 592 contains: proof of text paste-up (34 p.); pencil study (2 p.); study with pencil, white-out, and colored pencil (1 p.); page proof (3 p.); front matter (5 p.); pencil illustration (26 p.); text paste-up on accetate (1 p.); pencil illustration with typescript (35 p.)
MC 1258 contains: front matter with typescript paste-up (1 p.); ink illustration with white-out, colored pencil, and pencil (1 p.); dummy with pencil, colored pencil, white-out, text paste-up, ink (40 p.); dummy with colored pencil, pencil, crayon, text paste-up, white-out (44 p.); 1 pen, pencil and marker study with holograph; 1 pencil study; 1 ink, pencil and marker study
MF 2991 contains: corrected typescript (4 p.); photocopy of corrected typescript (6 p.); photocopy of page proof (10 p.); photocopy of corrected page proof (10 p.); correspondence (1 p.); clipping of book review (1 p.)
Box MC 235, MC 545
Best Friends, by Myra Berry Brown, published San Carlos, CA: Golden Gate Jr. Books, 1967  Box MC 235, MC 545
Note  MC 235 contains: 6 ink and pencil scratch board illustrations; 35 separations; 2 ink and pencil illustrations; 1 negative for title; 1 ink text for title; 2 proofs for title; double spreads with ink and pencil illustrations and text paste-up (22 p.); ink and pencil illustration with text paste-up for title page (1 p.); text paste-up (1 p.); text (4 p.)
MC 545 contains: 1 layout note; 15 pencil and ink studies; 10 pencil studies; 1 pencil and ink study with text paste-up; 2 marker studies; 12 ink studies; text layout (8 p.); 13 ink illustrations with scratchboard; 4 ink illustrations with scratchboard and handwritten text; 1 color overlay; 4 charcoal studies; dummy with ink, charcoal, crayon and watercolor studies (28 p.); 1 pencil and crayon study for cover; dummy with untrimmed proof (48 p.); 4 ink, chalk, and crayon studies; 1 color pencil and ink study; 1 tempera and ink study of cover; 2 watercolor and ink studies for cover; 1 pencil, ink and crayon study for cover; 1 watercolor, ink and tempera illustration; corrected typescript (12 p.); page proof (4 p.)
Box MC 222
Best of Luck, published San Carlos, CA: Golden Gate Junior Books, 1969  Box MC 222
Note  Contains: front matter with separation (1 p.); ink separations (18 p.); ink illustration with separation (3 p.); ink illustration with pencil, colored pencil, typescript (1 p.); ink illustration with typescript, colored pencil, pencil, white-out, separation (9 p.); ink illustration with pencil, colored pencil, typescript with separation (3 p.); ink illustration, white-out (1 p.); ink illustration, pencil, white-out with separation (1 p.); ink illustration, white-out, typescript with separation (2 p,); ink illustration, colored pencil, pencil, typescript with separation (1 p.); ink illustration, pencil, typescript with separaration (1 p.)
Box MC 252, MC 430
Botts, the Naughty Otter, published San Carlos, CA: Golden Gate Junior Books, 1963  Box MC 252, MC 430
Note  Contains: front matter with ink, colored pencil, white-out, typescript and separation (2 p.); ink illustration with colored pencil, separation (1 p.); ink illustration with white out, colored pencil, and typescript (1 p.); ink separation with typescript (2 p.); watercolor and colored pencil (1 p.); watercolor and ink (1 p.); ink illustration (1 p.); ink illustration with scratch board, colored pencil, and water color (1 p.); glossy print of scratch board illustration (8 p.); negative glossy print of scratch board illustration (6 p.); 1 pencil, crayon, ink study; 1 ink, pencil cover study
 
Burnish Me Bright 1970 
Note  New York: Pantheon, 1970
Box M. C. 153
Mixed-media jacket sketches (2 p.)  Box M. C. 153
 
Ink and wash illustrations (16 p.)  Box M. C. 153
 
Mixed-media sketch (1 p.)  Box M. C. 153
 
Ink and pencil jacket study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 153
 
Mixed-media jacket study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 153
 
Ink studies (2 p.)  Box M. C. 153
 
Ink and pencil studies (4 p.)  Box M. C. 153
 
Ink and wash studies (5 p.)  Box M. C. 153
 
Mixed-media studies (15 p.)  Box M. C. 153
 
Pencil studies (5 p.)  Box M. C. 153
 
Ink studies for jacket (2 p.)  Box M. C. 153
Box MC 920
Cattiva's Window  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 2 marker and watercolor studies
 
Chalk Box Story 1976 
Note  Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1976
Box M. F. 1620
Paste-up (1 p.)  Box M. F. 1620
 
Front matter (5 p.)  Box M. F. 1620
 
Typescript, corrected photocopy (4 p.)  Box M. F. 1620
 
Galley proof (3 p.)  Box M. F. 1620
 
Dummy photocopy (23 p.)  Box M. F. 1620
Box M. C. 623
2 mixed-media dummies (80 p.)  Box M. C. 623
 
Mixed-media jacket illustration (1 p.)  Box M. C. 623
 
Mixed-media illustrations (15 p.)  Box M. C. 623
 
Crayon study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 623
 
Jacket spine lettering (1 p.)  Box M. C. 623
 
Text paste-ups (6 p.)  Box M. C. 623
 
Galley master sets (2 sets)  Box M. C. 623
 
Sheet, uncut, publisher's proof (1 sheet)  Box M. C. 623
 
Chalk Box Story (Japanese editon)  
Box M. C. 623
Photocopy, dummy (40 p.)  Box M. C. 623
 
Mixed-media illustration for jacket (1 p.)  Box M. C. 623
 
Title page paste-up (1 p.)  Box M. C. 623
 
Test paste-ups (5 p.)  Box M. C. 623
 
Blueprints for jacket cover (2 p.)  Box M. C. 623
Box MC 1630, MC 1631
Chalk Drawings  Box MC 1630, MC 1631
Note  Contains: holograph with sketches (12 p.); uncut page proof (2 p.); 16 rolls of chalk studies
Box MC 920
The Circus in Peter's Closet, by Jane Randolph, published New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1955  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: pencil and watercolor dummy with text paste-up (48 p.); 1 color pencil and watercolor study
Box MC 632, MC 1258
Come Again, Pelican, published New York: Viking Press, 1961  Box MC 632, MC 1258
Note  Contains: watercolor and pencil on acetate (1 p.); 1 unused pencil, marker cover study; 5 pencil, color pencil studies; 2 pencil, color pencil, watercolor studies; 3 pencil studies; 1 pencil study; 1 pencil, watercolor, wash, charcoal study
Box MC 225
Corduroy, published New York: Viking Press, 1968  Box MC 225
Note  Contains: 5 text paste-ups; 2 illustrations with text paste-up; 72 color separations; 1 crayon, pencil, ink and watercolor study; 2 charcoal, pencil, watercolor and wash studies; 1 marker, pencil and color pencil study; 27 scratchboard color separations with text paste-up; 1 pastel and watercolor illustration; blueprint; 13 pink and color pencil studies; 1 acrylic and oil pastel study; 2 watercolor and pencil illustrations over blueprint; 13 ink and color pencil studies; 1 acrylic and oil pastel study; 2 watercolor, acrylic and color pencil studies; 3 ink studies; 1 pencil study; 4 color pencil studies; 12 pencil, color pencil and watercolor studies; 1 photocopy of illustration; 1 ink and pastel study; 2 crayon studies; 2 layout notes
Box MC 920
Corduroy's Guessing Book  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 1 pen study with holograph
 
Cornelia's Jewels  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 2 pencil, marker, wash illustrations with separation overlay; 3 color pencil, marker illustrations with separation overlay
 
Crocodopolis  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 4 ink, oil pastel studies; 2 ink studies
Box MF 2991, MC 1258
Cyrano the Crow, published New York: Viking Press, 1960 (1 folder)  Box MF 2991, MC 1258
Note MF 2991 contains: publisher's dummy (16 p.)
MC 920 contains: 4 ink, oil pastel studies; 2 ink studies
Box MF 330, MC 1258
Dandelion, published New York: Viking, 1964 (1 folder)  Box MF 330, MC 1258
Note  MF 330 contains: galley proof (9 p.)
MC 1258 contains: ink sketches (11 p.); ink, pencil and watercolor sketch (1 p.); ink and watercolor sketch (1 p.); pencil and watercolor sketch (1 p.); 1 pen study with holograph
Box MC 543
The Day is Waiting, by Linda Z. Knab, published New York: Viking Press, 1980  Box MC 543
Note  Contains: 1 pencil and watercolor study; 1 carcoal and watercolor study; 2 watercolor and tempera illustrations with overlay; 1 watercolor, ink and tempera study; 1 watercolor and ink illustration with text paste-up; 1 poster; 1 watercolor study with note; 2 tempera and watercolor illustrations; 1 marker and watercolor study; publisher's dummy with cover (96 p.); photocopied dummy with watercolor on cover (32 p.); 1 watercolor and pencil illustration; 1 watercolor and crayon illustration; 1 watercolor and tempera illustration; notebook with various watercolor studies (27 p.)
Box MC 526, MF 2991
The Determined Termite (1 folder)  Box MC 526, MF 2991
Note  MC 526 contains: 1 ink, color pencil and pencil dummy (89 p.); 1 ink, color pencil and pencil dummy (123 p.)
MF 2991 contains: typescript (6 p.); ink sketch illustration (4 p.); layout notes (1 p.)
Box MF 2991, MC 429, MC 545, MC 1281
Dinosaur My Darling, by Edith Thacher Hurd published New York: Harper and Row, 1978 (1 folder)  Box MF 2991, MC 429, MC 545, MC 1281
Note MF 2991 contains: corrected typescript (11 p.); front matter (1 p.); dummy (30 p.)
MC 429 contains: 1 color pencil and watercolor study; 2 ink, tempera and watercolor studies for jacket; 1 pencil and tempera illustration; 1 charcoal study; 3 ink and watercolor studies; 2 ink studies; 1 seperation; 1 ink, watercolor and pencil illustration with text paste-up; 17 ink, watercolor and pencil illustration with 1 overlay and 1 separation for title page; 1 text paste-up layout; ink, color pencil and watercolor studies (2 p.); pencil layout notes (1 p.); 3 separations with overlay; 3 ink, tempera and watercolor illustrations with text paste-up; 2 pencil, ink and watercolor illustrations for jacket
MC 545 contains: 1 pen, crayon and watercolor study
MC 1281 contains: dummy with watercolor, pencil, ink, crayons, text paste-up (50 p.)
Box MC 1762
Drawings by Don Freeman done in classes  Box MC 1762
Note  Contains: 13 oversize color chalk drawings
Box MC 1749
Earl, the Squirrel, published New York: Viking, 2005  Box MC 1749
Note  Contains: corrected typescript with pencil and ink studies (1 p.); 20 scratchboard illustrations with watercolor overlay; 36 scratchboard illustrations; 1 scratchboard and watercolor illustration for jacket; photocopy of dummy (42 p.); 8 overlays with red cellophane paste-up; 1 plastic sleeve of text paste-ups
Box MC 920
Edward and the Night Horses, by Jacklyn Meek Mathews, published Golden Gate Junior Books, 1971  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 1 ink scratchboard illustration
 
Far in the Day 1972 
Note  New York: Pantheon, 1972
Box M. C. 153
Ink, wash, and tempera illustrations (19 p.)  Box M. C. 153
 
Ink illustration for title page (1 p.)  Box M. C. 153
Box M. C. 636
Pencil, ink, tempera, and watercolor studies for jacket (4 p.)  Box M. C. 636
 
Ink and pencil studies (4 p.)  Box M. C. 636
 
Pencil, ink, and wash studies (9 p.)  Box M. C. 636
 
Ink, pencil, and wash studies with holograph (4 p.)  Box M. C. 636
 
Pen and watercolor studies (1 sheet)  Box M. C. 636
 
Pencil, pen, and watercolor studies (1 sheet)  Box M. C. 636
 
Pencil, charcoal, and ink wash studies (1 sheet)  Box M. C. 636
 
Pencil and pen studies (1 sheet)  Box M. C. 636
 
Pen studies (2 sheets)  Box M. C. 636
 
Pencil and pen studies with pen studies on back (1 sheet)  Box M. C. 636
 
Pen study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 636
Box M. C. 1013
Watercolor and pencil studies for cover (2 p.)  Box M. C. 1013
 
Watercolor and ink study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1013
Box MC 1013
ink and watercolor study for cover (1 p.)  Box MC 1013
 
MC 1013 1 ink scratchboard illustration 
Box MC 220
First Day Away  Box MC 220
Note  Contains: 1 dummy with crayon, watercolor, pencil and ink illustration with text paste-up (54 p.)
Box MC 1268
Five sketches for different titles  Box MC 1268
Note  Contains: sketchbook with pencil, ink, marker and chalk studies (32 p.); sketchbook with pencil and market studies (26 p.); sketchbook with ink and pencil studies (84 p.); sketchbook with ink, watercolor and pencil studies (46 p.)
Box MC 395, MC 1268
Flash the Dash, published Chicago: Children's Press: 1973  Box MC 395, MC 1268
Note  MC 395 contains: 2 ink and color pencil illustrations; 1 ink and color pencil illustrations for catalogue; 30 ink and color pencil illustrations with 1 separation; ink illustration, white out, pencil, color pencil (1 p.); ink illustrations on acetate (7 p.)
MC 1268 contains: dummy (143 p.); 1 ink scratchboard
 
Fly High, Fly Low 1957 
Note  New York: Viking, 1957
Box MC 526
Illustration reproduction w/overlay of illustration reproduction and text, pasted up (ov cover) (1 p.)  Box MC 526
Box MC 1258
Crayon and pencil study for jacket (1 p.)  Box MC 1258
 
Pencil and watercolor studies for jacket (1 sheet)  Box MC 1258
 
Crayon and ink study (1 p.)  Box MC 1258
Box MC 526
pencil and chalk study (1 p.)  Box MC 526
Box MC 220
Gaylord  Box MC 220
Note  Contains: 1 dummy with watercolor and ink cover with ink, pencil and watercolor studies with text (38 p.); 1 dummy with ink and watercolor jacket with ink and watercolor illustrations with text paste-up (36 p.); 1 dummy with ink,w atercolor, pencil and color pencil with text paste-up (36 p.)
Box MC 1258
The Guard Mouse, published New York: Viking Press, 1967  Box MC 1258
Note  Contains: 1 watercolor and color pencil illustration; publisher's dummy (48 p.); 1 tempera, watercolor, pencil study; 2 oil pastel studies; 1 pencil, watercolor study; sketchbook with holograph, pen, pencil and marker studies (35 p.); 1 ink, watercolor and pencil study
Box MC 545, MC 1013
Hattie, the Backstage Bat, published New York: Viking Press, 1970  Box MC 545, MC 1013
Note  MC 545 contains: 2 charcoal illustrations; 1 gouache illustration; 2 watercolor and ink studies
MC 1013 contains: 1 watercolor and ink study; tempera, watercolor and crayon dummy with text paste-up (83 p.)
 
Hobo Hill 1954 
Note 1954
Box M. C. 1258
Pencil sketch for jacket (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Pencil sketch with ink studies on back (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
Box MC 920
Horse for a Prince  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 5 prints with watercolor overlay; 5 finished prints; 5 ink, wash, pencil illustrations
 
How the Whale got his Throat  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 1 scratchboard illustration
 
Inspector Peckit, published New York: Viking Press, 1972  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 1 ink study; 1 watercolor and marker study
Box MC 235, MC 606
Joey's Cat, by Robert Burch, published New York: Viking Press, 1969  Box MC 235, MC 606
Note  MC 235 contains: 1 ink and color pencil illustration with separation for jacket; 4 ink and color pencil illustrations with text paste-up; ink and color pencil illustration with text paste-up and one separation (27 p.); 5 ink and color pencil illustrations with one separation; 1 oil pastel study
MC 606 contains: 1 ink and color pencil illustration; pencil illustration (1 p.); ink illustration with color pencil and white out (1 p.); dummy with oil pastels and text paste-up (32 p.)
Box MC 1655
Manuelo the Playing Mantis, published New York: Viking< 2004  Box MC 1655
Note  Contains: 24 watercolor and pastel illustrations
 
Mike's House 1954 
Note  New York: Viking, 1954
Box M. C. 1258
Pencil sketch (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Miscellaneous Art  
Box M. C. 1268
Oil pastel illustration (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Oil pastel illustration and ink illustration (5 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Ink illustration (4 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Pencil illustration and typescript (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Typescript (3 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Ink illustration w/pastels (2 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Ink illustration w/typescript (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
Box MC 1268
pencil, colored pencil study (1 p.)  Box MC 1268
 
pen illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 1268
 
charcoal pencil study (1 p.)  Box MC 1268
 
pencil, colored pencil, watercolor studies (2 p.)  Box MC 1268
 
colored pencil, ink, ink wash study (1 p.)  Box MC 1268
 
scratchboard print (1 p.)  Box MC 1268
Box MC 1258
Miscellaneous Studies  Box MC 1258
Note  Contains: 1 marker study; 1 marker and colored pencil study; 1 ink and marker study; 3 inks tudies; 1 ink, crayon and tempera study; 1 scratch board illustration; 1 ink, watercolor, and crayon illustration; 18 photocopies of studies
 
Miscellaneous Original Art (Studies from 1955 to 1963)  
Box M. C. 1258
Pencil, crayon, and ink illustration of Dr. Kerlan (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Crayon illustration with saying (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Crayon illustration (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Ink illustration (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Pencil illustration (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Pencil and crayon sketch (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Ink illustrations with sayings (7 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Sheet of ink sketches of Dr. Kerlan (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Ink sketch (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Publisher's dummies for Don Freeman's "Newstand" (98 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Illustrated proof for "Newstand" (5 sheets)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Illustration proof (4 sheets)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Illustration proofs (2 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Advertisement for "Newstand" (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Letter from illustrator about "Newwstand" (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Ink drawings (4 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Ink and colored pencil drawing (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Ink and oil pastel drawing of Dr. Kerlan (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Oil pastel drawing of the Washington Monument (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Watercolor and colored pencil drawing of May Massee (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Colored pencil drawings (2 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
 
Oil pastel drawing of Chief Justice Earl Warren (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1258
Box MC 920
Models and Masters: 12 color prints depicting creative moments in the lives of great artists, as presumed by Don Freeman, published 1973  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 12 prints
 
Monkeys are Funny That Way, by Dorothy Clarke Koch, published New York: Holiday House, 1962  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 1 ink and colored pencil study; pencil and color pencil dummy with text paste-up (38 p.)
Box MC 429, MC 522
Monster Night at Grandma's House, by Richard Peck, published New York: Viking Press, 1977  Box MC 429, MC 522
Note  MC 429 contains: 19 ink scratchboard illustrations with one separation; 1 ink scratchboard illustration with overlay; separation for title page, ink; 3 separations for jacket; 2 ink, scratchboard studies
MC 522 contains: ink illustration with pencil, watercolor, typescript (1 p.); ink illustration with separation, typescript (20 p.); color pencil and watercolor illustrations with typescript (1 p.); ink illustration with separation (58 p.); typescript paste-up (2 p.); 10 black and white scratchboard illustrations; photocopy of dummy (16 p.); cummy with photocopied paste up and two color pencil studies (16 p.); 1 colored pencil, makrer, pencil and tempera study of cover; 1 pencil, colored pencil and watercolor illustration of jacket; correspondence (4 p.); 1 watercolor study of jacket; 2 watercolor and pencil studies of cover; 1 watercolor and scratchboard study of jacket; 1 colored pencil study of cover; 1 photocopy of scratchboard illustration; 3 ink studies; 2 pencil studies; 1 color swatch; 2 photographs; 3 clippigns; book specifications (1 p.); dummy with watercolor illustrations and text paste-up (32 p.); dummy with photocopied illustrations and text paste-up (16 p.); 2 jacket proofs
Box MC 920
Mop Top, published New York: Viking Press, 1955  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 2 ink and watercolor illustrations
Box MC 606
The Most Wonderful Windows  Box MC 606
Note  Contains: dummy with pencil and typescript (33 p.); dummy with watercolor, crayon, gouache, pencil (24 p.)
Box MC 545
Norman, the Doorman, published New York: Viking Press  Box MC 545
Note  Contains: 2 pencil overlays; 1 pencil, color pencil, marker study; 2 pencil studies; 2 crayon and watercolor cover studies; 1 print with crayon paste-up; 1 watercolor study; 1 color pencil and watercolor study; 5 ink and color pencil studies; 2 ink and pencil studies
Box MC 920
Original Art for Christmas Card to Viking  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 1 color pencil, ink, watercolor, wash illustration with overlay
Box MC 922, MC 1138, MC 1292
The Paper Party, published New York: Viking Press, 1975, c.1974  Box MC 922, MC 1138, MC 1292
Note  MC 922 contains: 14 watercolor and crayon illustrations; 1 pencil study; 1 colored pencil, watercolor study; 3 watercolor, pencil studies; 3 watercolor, pencil, colored pencil, wash and pastel studies; 2 watercolor, pencil and colored pencil studies; 1 watercolor, pencil, crayon and wash study; 1 acrylic study
MC 1138 contains: 28 watercolor and crayon illustrations; 1 pencil, watercolor and ink study; 2 jacket proofs; proofs (72 p.); 4 pencil and watercolor illustrations; 2 pencil and watercolor studies; 1 pen and pencil study; 2 pen, pencil and watercolor study; 1 chalk and color pencil study
MC 1292 contains: 1 dummy with crayon and watercolor studies and text paste-up (44 p.); 1 dummy with crayon, watercolor and felt marker studies (30 p.); 1 dummy with crayon, watercolor, pencil and ink with text paste-up (40 p.); 1 dummy with crayon, tempera, ink, crepe paper and watercolor studies (40 p.); 1 dummy with watercolor, crayon and pencil with text paste-up (18 p.); 3 page proofs; 6 watercolor and crayon studies; 3 pencil studies; 1 ink and watercolor study; 1 ink and pencil study; 8 felt marker studies; notes (2 p.); 2 crayon and watercolor studies; 1 ink study; 1 proof of illustration; 1 pencil, crayon and tempera illustration; 3 color pencil and watercolor studies; 3 scratchboard illustrations; 9 scratchboard illustrations with text paste-up
 
Penguins of All People! 1971 
Note  New York: Viking, 1971
Box M. C. 624
Watercolor, tempera, and ink dummy (36 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Watercolor and ink dummy (19 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Mixed-media working dummy (80 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Ink separations for jacket (2 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Watercolor illustrations w/1 ink separation (15 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Watercolor illustrations (5 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Ink, ink wash, watercolor, and tempera study for jacket (1 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Ink, watercolor, and tempera study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Proof dummy (36 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Ink, ink wash, and tempera studies (2 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Watercolor and colored pencil study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Pen and watercolor study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Ink, ink wash, and tempera illustrations (21 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Watercolor illustration w/2 ink separations for jacket (1 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Ink and ink wash illustration for title page (1 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Watercolor and ink illustrations for poster (2 p.)  Box M. C. 624
 
Oil pastel studies (2 p.)  Box M. C. 624
Box M. C. 1013
Ink illustration (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1013
 
Watercolor illustration w/1 overlay w/ink and 1 overlay w/tempera of cover (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1013
 
Tempera and watercolor illustrations w/overlay (2 p.)  Box M. C. 1013
Box MC 1013
pencil study storyboards (6 p.)  Box MC 1013
 
scratchboard illustrations (7 p.)  Box MC 1013
 
Pet of the Met 1953 
Note  New York: Viking, 1953
Box M. C. 920
Ink and watercolor study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 920
 
Marker and color pencil sketch (1 p.)  Box M. C. 920
 
Ink study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 920
Box MC 920
pencil illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 920
 
pencil, ink illustrations with overlays (10 p.)  Box MC 920
 
pencil, ink illustrations (1 p.)  Box MC 920
 
notes (2 p.)  Box MC 920
 
watercolor print with overlay (1 p.)  Box MC 920
 
pencil illustration on vellum (1 p.)  Box MC 920
 
tempera and pencil study (1 p.)  Box MC 920
 
scratch board illustrations with overlay (11 p.)  Box MC 920
 
watercolor and crayon illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 920
 
Pocket for Corduroy 1978 
Note  New York : Viking, 1978
Box M. C. 225
Uncut page proofs (2 p.)  Box M. C. 225
 
Proofs (27 p.)  Box M. C. 225
Box M. C. 3247
Typescript, corrected (11 p.)  Box M. C. 3247
 
Galley proof, corrected (2 p.)  Box M. C. 3247
Box MC 225
ink, pencil, color pencil and pen dummy (6 p.)  Box MC 225
 
pencil study (1 p.)  Box MC 225
 
pen and pencil cover study (1 p.)  Box MC 225
Box MC 1655
pencil studies (2 p.,)  Box MC 1655
 
ink and colored pencil dummy (6 p.)  Box MC 1655
 
publisher's dummy (34 p.)  Box MC 1655
 
dummy with ink, watercolor and text paste-up (44 p.)  Box MC 1655
 
page proofs (30 p.)  Box MC 1655
 
scratch board prints (34 p.)  Box MC 1655
 
watercolor and color pencil illustrations over blueprint (1 p.)  Box MC 1655
 
watercolor and color pencil illustrations over blueprint (17 p.)  Box MC 1655
 
watercolor, color pencil and gauche illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 1655
 
watercolor illustrations over blueprint (13 p.)  Box MC 1655
 
MF 2991 corrected typescript (11 p.) 
 
MF 2991 corrected galley proof (2 p.) 
Box MC 920
Quiet! There's a Canary in the Library, published San Carlos: Golden Gate, 1969  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 1 pencil and colored pencil study
 
Rainbow of My Own 1966 
Note  New York: Viking, 1966
Box M. C. 1268
Dummies (73 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Pencil and marker study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Pencil and watercolor cover study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Watercolor study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Pencil, crayon, and watercolor study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Pencil and crayon studies (2 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Crayon, watercolor, and ink study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Watercolor and color pencil studies (2 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Pencil, watercolor, and color pencil studies (2 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Pencil, ink, and ink wash study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Marker and color pencil study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
 
Oil pastel, color pencil, ink, and tempera study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1268
Box MC 1268
color pencil, acrylic and watercolor study (1 p.)  Box MC 1268
 
marker, pencil and watercolor study (1 p.)  Box MC 1268
 
pencil, ink, and watercolor study (1 p.)  Box MC 1268
 
ink, pencil, watercolor and paper cut-out study (1 p.)  Box MC 1268
 
ink, color pencil studies (10 p.)  Box MC 1268
 
ink, color pencil, pencil studies (8 p.)  Box MC 1268
 
Seal in the Slick 1974 
Note  New York: Viking, 1974
Box M. C. 545
Scratchboard illustrations (3 p.)  Box M. C. 545
 
Proof (66 p.)  Box M. C. 545
Box MC 545
watercolor, pastel illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 545
 
Seven in a Bed 1968 
Note  New York: Viking, 1968
Box M. C. 18c.
Ink, charcoal, and tempera illustrations w/1 separation (19 p.)  Box M. C. 18c.
 
Ink, charcoal, and tempera illustration (1 p.)  Box M. C. 18c.
 
Text proof (1 p.)  Box M. C. 18c.
 
Ink, charcoal, and tempera illustration w/overlay and 1 separation for jacket (1 p.)  Box M. C. 18c.
 
Ink, charcoal, and tempera studies (8 p.)  Box M. C. 18c.
Box M. C. 543
Color separation (1 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Pencil and watercolor studies (4 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Pencil and tempera study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Pencil, ink, and tempera illustrations (5 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Pencil, ink, and tempera illustration for title page w/suggested color overlays (1 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Pencil, ink, and tempera illustration for title page w/yellow overlay (1 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Ink and tempera illustration (1 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Dummy w/crayon, pencil, tempera, and watercolor studies and test paste-ups (32 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Color swatch (1 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Ink, watercolor, and pencil study for cover (1 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Dummy w/layout and ink, watercolor, and pencil studies (8 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Pencil studies (3 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Pencil and ink studies (3 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Watercolor study for cover (1 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Ink, pencil, and tempera studies (3 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Ink, pencil, watercolor, and tempera study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Ink and tempera study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 543
 
Shadow, Shadow Follow Me  
Box M. C. 220
Watercolor, gouache, and ink illustration for cover (1 p.)  Box M. C. 220
 
Ski Pup 1963 
Note  New York: Viking, 1963
Box M. C. 545
Ink and pencil overlays (4 p.)  Box M. C. 545
 
Ink and pencil illustrations (5 p.)  Box M. C. 545
 
Space Witch 1959 
Note  New York: Viking, 1959
Box M. C. 220
Dummy w/pencil, ink, crayon, and watercolor cover, pencil studies w/text (40 p.)  Box M. C. 220
Box MC 220
color pencil, pencil and pen dummy (16 p.)  Box MC 220
Box MC 920
Third Monkey, by Ann Nolan Clark, published New York: Viking Press: 1956  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 1 charcoal pencil and marker study; 1 colored pencil illustration
 
This for That, by Ann Nolan Clark, published San Carlos: Golden Gate, 1965  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 2 pencil studies; 3 pencil, colored pencil, ink and watercolor studies; 4 pencil and watercolor studies; 1 publisher cover; 1 pencil, pen and colored pencil cover study; 1 pencil and crayon cover study; 1 colored pencil study; 1 colored pencil and chalk study; 2 ink and chalk studies; 2 ink, oil pastel and watercolor studies; 1 pencil, color pencil and watercolor cover study; 1 pencil, pen and colored pencil study
 
Tilly Rides Again  
Box MC 526
Ink and watercolor dummy w/text paste-ups (38p.)  Box MC 526
 
Tilly Witch 1969 
Note  New York: Viking, 1969
Box M. C. 395
Ink scratchboard illustration for title page (1 p.)  Box M. C. 395
 
Ink scratchboard illustrations (13 p.)  Box M. C. 395
 
Ink scratchboard illustration for jacket (1 p.)  Box M. C. 395
 
Watercolor and pencil studies (3 p.)  Box M. C. 395
 
Watercolor separations (21 p.)  Box M. C. 395
 
Watercolor separations for jacket (1 p.)  Box M. C. 395
 
Watercolor separations for title page (1 p.)  Box M. C. 395
 
Ink illustrations w/scratchboard illustrations (4 p.)  Box M. C. 395
 
Watercolor (1 p.)  Box M. C. 395
 
Marker study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 395
Box M. C. 1013
Layout note dummy (67 p.)  Box M. C. 1013
 
Pencil study for cover (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1013
 
Pencil studies of front matter (2 p.)  Box M. C. 1013
 
Pencil study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1013
 
Turtle and the Dove 1964 
Note  New York: Viking, 1964
Box M. C. 606
Dummy w/pencil and typescript (40 p.)  Box M. C. 606
 
Dummy w/crayons, pencil, ink, and typescript (103 p.)  Box M. C. 606
 
Dummy w/oil pastels, ink, and typescript (48 p.)  Box M. C. 606
Box MC 920
The Uninvited Donkey, by Anne H. White, published New York: Viking, 1957  Box MC 920
Note  Contains: 6 pencil and ink scratchboard studies; 1 pencil, pen and ink scratchboard studies
 
Voltaire's Micromegas 1967 
Note  San Carlos, CA: Golden Gate Jr. Books, 1967
Box M. C. 346
Proof for title, text (3 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Ink, watercolor, and pencil illustration w/overlay (1 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Ink, watercolor, and pencil illustration (6 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Ink, watercolor, and pencil study (9 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Watercolor and colored pencil study (6 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Ink study (3 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Pencil study (4 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Watercolor study (4 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Pen, colored pencil, and watercolor study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Ink and watercolor study (8 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Watercolor and oil pastel study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Ink, watercolor, and colored pencil study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Ink, tempera, colored pencil, and pencil study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Color proofs/printed illustration (7 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Watercolor, oil pastel, and ink study for jacket (1 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Ink, watercolor, and colored pencil dummy (12 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Ink and pencil text for title page (1 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Ink and oil pastel study for jacket (1 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Ink and colored pencil study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 346
 
Sketchbook w/ink and pencil studies (1 sketchbook)  Box M. C. 346
 
Sketchbook w/oil pastel, watercolor, pen and pencil studies (1 sketchbook)  Box M. C. 346
Box M. C. 526
Gouache and ink illustration for cover (1 p.)  Box M. C. 526
Box M. C. 545
Ink, pencil, and colored pencil study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 545
Box M. F. 2991
Typescript, corrected (15 p.)  Box M. F. 2991
 
Whole Truth and Nothing but the Hole  
Box M. C. 220
Dummy, ink, crayon, and pencil studies w/text, written and pasted-up (48 p.)  Box M. C. 220
 
Watercolor studies (3 p.)  Box M. C. 220
 
Sample cover and inside page-ink (1 p.)  Box M. C. 220
 
Dummy, ink and pencil studies (30 p.)  Box M. C. 220
 
Dummy, crayon and ink studies (8 p.)  Box M. C. 220
 
Dummy, ink, colored pencil, pencil, and watercolor studies (56 p.)  Box M. C. 220
 
Dummy, pencil study (40 p.)  Box M. C. 220
 
Ink studies (13 p.)  Box M. C. 220
 
Dummy, ink and pencil study (38 p.)  Box M. C. 220
 
Dummy, ink study (34 p.)  Box M. C. 220
Box M. C. 545
Ink study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 545
 
Wild Cats of Rome 1972 
Note  San Carlos, CA: Golden Gate Jr. Books, 1972
Box M. C. 18a.
Typescript, corrected (4 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Dummy w/text paste-up and photocopied illustrations paste-up (70 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Transparency for jacket (1 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Jacket proof (1 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Ink and tempera illustrations (28 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Layout paste-up text for jacket (2 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Layout pencil studies for jacket (2 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Pen and crayon study for jacket (1 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Pencil and ink studies (3 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Ink and tempera study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Pencil studies (2 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Text proof (16 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Illustration proof w/pencil text (1 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Illustration proof w/pencil layout marks and text paste-up (3 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Pencil and ink illustration w/coversheet w/pencil layout notes (1 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Ink and tempera illustration w/coversheet w/notes (1 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Ink and pencil illustrations (1 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Watercolor and tempera illustration for cover (1 p.)  Box M. C. 18a.
 
Willie/Freddie/North Pole  
Note  : ,
Box M. C. 920
Holographs w/ink studies (2 p.)  Box M. C. 920
 
Will's Quill 1975 
Note  New York: Puffin Books, 1975
Box M. C. 518
Ink, felt marker, and crayon study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Felt marker studies (8 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Watercolor and pencil study for cover (1 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Ink and felt marker studies for cover (2 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Ink studies (6 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Ink and pencil studies (1 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Crayon study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Felt marker studies for cover (2 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Notes (1 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Pencil and felt marker study for cover (1 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Ink and crayon study for cover (1 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Watercolor, ink, and crayon study for cover (1 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Photographs (7 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Cut-out proof w/note on envelope (1 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Dummy, text paste-up w/layout and pencil, color pencil studies (32 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Photocopy of text w/layout (1 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Publisher's dummy (36 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Photocopy of text (1 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Page proofs (52 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Text paste-up on overlay (1 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Ink and watercolor illustration of jacket w/overlay of text (1 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Ink and watercolor illustrations (28 p.)  Box M. C. 518
 
Dummy (8 p.)  Box M. C. 518
Box M. F. 3060
Typescript, corrected, photocopy (13 p.)  Box M. F. 3060
 
Correspondence (1 p.)  Box M. F. 3060
 
"The Learning Awards" award certificate (1 p.)  Box M. F. 3060
Box MC 518
dummy (8 p.)  Box MC 518
 
pencil study (1 p.)  Box MC 518
 
pencil, colored pencil and watercolor study (1 p.)  Box MC 518
 
Windows of the World  
Box M. C. 920
Watercolor study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 920
 
Pencil study (1 p.)  Box M. C. 920
 
Pencil and watercolor studies (3 p.)  Box M. C. 920
 
You Can Swim  
Box M. C. 1281
Watercolor painting w/ink (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1281