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Donald Crews Papers

Summary Information
Title: Donald Crews Papers
Dates: 1967, 1979
Creator: Crews, Donald
Extent: circa 80 items
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1359
Abstract:
Collection contains a collage and tempera dummy and typescript pages for one children's book and non-original pasteups for another book.

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

Talking Stone, The, 1979

We Read: A to Z, 1967


Biographical Sketch

Donald Crews was born in Newark, New Jersey in 1938 and attended Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. He drew and sketched as a child, trained as a designer in college, and turned to writing and illustrating as an adult. He has created numerous award-winning children's books, including his first, We Read: A to Z.

Biographical source: Something About the Author , vol. 76, pp. 4.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains a collage and tempera dummy and typescript pages for one children's book and non-original pasteups for another book.

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.
  • Crews, Donald
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Talking Stone, The 1979 
Note de Wit, Dorothy (editor)
New York: Greenwillow, 1979
Box MC 321
non-original material pasteups (19 p.)  Box MC 321
 
We Read: A to Z 1967 
Note  New York: Harper & Row, 1967
Box MF 266
typescript pages  Box MF 266
Box MC 1462
collage and tempera dummy (60 p.)  Box MC 1462