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Simms Taback Papers

Summary Information
Title: Simms Taback Papers
Dates: 1965-1970
Creator: Taback, Simms
Extent: 94 items
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1485
Abstract:
Collection contains color separations, watercolors, ink illustrations, and an illustrator's dummy for three children's books.

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

Please Share That Peanut!, 1965

There's Motion Everywhere, 1970

Too Much Noise, 1967


Biographical Sketch

Simms Taback was born in New York City in 1932. He was educated at Cooper Union and has worked as a designer, art director, and freelance illustrator. As an illustrator of children's books he is best known for his work with Harriet Ziefert. He uses various media in his work, but most of his illustrations have been created with pen and ink and watercolor. Numerous of his books have received honors, including Please Share That Peanut! and There's Motion Everywhere , both represented in this collection.

Biographical source: Something About the Author , vol. 104, pp. 201-204.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains color separations, watercolors, ink illustrations, and an illustrator's dummy for three children's books.

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.
  • Taback, Simms
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Please Share That Peanut! 1965 
Note  New York: Harcourt, Brace and World, 1965
Box M. C. 1180
Color separations (1 set)  Box M. C. 1180
Box M. C. 11180
Watercolor (1 p.)  Box M. C. 11180
Box M. C. 1180
Black and white illustrations (46 p.)  Box M. C. 1180
 
Illustrator's dummy in ink (56 p.)  Box M. C. 1180
 
Ink illustrations (2 p.)  Box M. C. 1180
 
There's Motion Everywhere 1970 
Note  Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1970
Box M. C. 1179
Ink jacket illustration with 3 separations and color guide (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1179
 
Ink illustrations each with 3 separations (14 p.)  Box M. C. 1179
 
Ink illustrations without separations (4 p.)  Box M. C. 1179
 
End paper boards with instructions for solid color (2 p.)  Box M. C. 1179
 
Title page board (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1179
 
Too Much Noise 1967 
Note  Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1967
Box M. C. 1179
Ink jacket illustration with 2 separations on paper and acetate lettering overlay (1 p.)  Box M. C. 1179
 
Ink illustrations each with 2 separations on paper (20 p.)  Box M. C. 1179