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Walter Crane Papers

Summary Information
Title: Walter Crane Papers
Dates: 1874, 1981, undated
Creator: Crane, Walter, 1845-1915
Extent: 1 folder and 5 illustrations
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1331
Abstract:
Collection contains miscellaneous art by Crane and correspondence, reviews, and copyright page from a 1981 edition of The Baby's Opera.

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

Baby's Opera, 1981

Miscellaneous art,

"Salve and Vale",


Biographical Sketch

Walter Crane was born in 1845 in Liverpool, England and died in London in 1915. He was among the most important and influential illustrators of children's books in 19th-century England.

Biographical source: Something About the Author , Volume 100, p. 67-73.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains miscellaneous art by Crane and correspondence, reviews, and copyright page from a 1981 edition of The Baby's Opera .

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.
  • Crane, Walter, 1845-1915
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Baby's Opera 1981 
Note  New York: Windmill/Simon and Schuster, 1981
Box MF 1303
copyright page (1 p.)  Box MF 1303
 
correspondence (7 p.)  Box MF 1303
 
reviews (5 p.)  Box MF 1303
 
Miscellaneous art  
Box MC 426
black and white sketch for Christmas greeting (1 p.)  Box MC 426
 
black and white illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 426
 
colored illustration for Christmas, 1874 (issue of the Graphic) (1 p.)  Box MC 426
 
black and white frieze (1 p.)  Box MC 426
 
"Salve and Vale"  
Box MC 1462
colored illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 1462