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Gavin Curtis Papers

Summary Information
Title: Gavin Curtis Papers
Dates: 1998
Creator: Curtis, Gavin
Extent: 2 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1427
Collection contains typescript, correspondence, research material, etc. for one children's 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.


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.


The Bat Boy and His Violin, 1998

Biographical Sketch

Gavin Curtis was born in New York City in 1965. He earned a B.F.A. from the School of Visual Arts and a master's degree in Education from Hunter College. He teaches kindergarten in New York State and writes and illustrates children's books.

Biographical source: Something About the Author . Volume 107 p. 52-53.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains a typescript, correspondence, research material, etc. for one children's 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.
  • Curtis, Gavin
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
The Bat Boy and His Violin 1998 
Note Lewis, E.B.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1998
Box MF 3379
typescript, corrected (5 p.)  Box MF 3379
front matter (1 p.)  Box MF 3379
correspondence (15 p.)  Box MF 3379
layout sketches (1 p.)  Box MF 3379
clippings, autobiographical material (4 p.)  Box MF 3379
clippings, reviews (16 p.)  Box MF 3379
research material, photocopy from source (1 p.)  Box MF 3379
photographs (research material) (34 p.)  Box MF 3379
legal agreement (14 p.)  Box MF 3379
pencil study (1 p.)  Box MF 3379