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Charles Robinson Collection

Summary Information
Title: Charles Robinson Collection
Dates: 1970
Creator: Robinson, Charles
Extent: 1 box
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1378
Abstract:
The Charles Robinson Collection contains illustrative production material for Journey to America , published in 1970, including 11 illustrations in pencil.

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

Journey to America, 1970


Biographical Sketch

Charles Robinson was born the 25th of June, 1931, in Morristown, NJ. His alma maters include the Milton Academy, Harvard University and the University of Virginia, receiving his LLB in 1958. His switch from law to illustration happened in 1968 and went on to illustrate over forty-three books between 1968 and 1973, an exceptional amount in such a brief period. Robinson was nominated for a Caldecott Medal of American Library Association in 1972 for his book, The Dead Tree .

Biographical source: Something About the Author . Volume 6, 1974.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The Charles Robinson Collection contains illustrative production material for Journey to America , published in 1970, including 11 illustrations in pencil.

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.
  • Robinson, Charles
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Journey to America 1970 
Note Levitin, Sonia
New York: Atheneum, 1970
Box MC 1257
illustrations in pencil (11 p.)  Box MC 1257