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Paul O. Zelinsky Papers, undated

Summary Information
Title: Paul O. Zelinsky Papers
Dates: undated
Creator: Zelinsky, Paul O.
Extent: 1 box (0.20 cubic feet)
Language: Collection materials in English.
Collection Number: CLRC-1452
Abstract:
This collection contains pencil and ink drawings, and watercolors for two children's books.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Mr. Zelinsky in 1997.

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required. Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only. Materials will be retrieved from and returned to storage areas by staff members.

Copyright:

Please contact staff regarding copyright status of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Preferred Citation:

Paul O. Zelinsky Papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

Publications are arranged alphabetically by title.


Biographical Sketch

Paul O. Zelinksy was born in Evanston, Illinois in 1953. He received his B.A. from Yale University and a M.F.A. from the Tyler School of Art. He is an artist, author, and illustrator of books for children and has won numerous awards for his work including the Caldecott Medal for Rapunzel in 1998. His work is noted for its richness and experimental nature and its wide variety. He has illustrated everything from Beverly Cleary's Dear Mr. Henshaw to the pop-up book, The Wheels on the Bus.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 102, p. 217-224.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains pencil and ink drawings, and watercolors for two children's books published between 1982 and 1989.

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.
  • Zelinsky, Paul O.
  • Magic tricks -- Juvenile fiction
  • Ralph S. Mouse (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Buster's World 1989 
Box 1
Drawings, pen on paper, undated ( 1 item )  Box 1 , Folder 1
 
Drawings, pencil on paper, undated ( 4 items )  Box 1 , Folder 2
 
Drawing and watercolor; pen on paper with watercolors, undated ( 3 items )  Box 1 , Folder 3
 
Ralph S. Mouse 1982 
Box 1
Drawings, pen on paper, undated ( 20 items )  Box 1 , Folder 4
 
Drawings, pen on paper, undated ( 2 items )  Box 1 , Folder 5
 
Drawings, pen on paper, undated ( 3 items )  Box 1 , Folder 6
 
Drawing and watercolor; pen on paper with watercolors, undated ( 1 item )  Box 1 , Folder 7
Box 2
Jeans with mouse embroidery and patch, undated ( 1 item )  Box 2