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Leslie Tryon Papers

Summary Information
Title: Leslie Tryon Papers
Dates: 1997
Creator: Tryon, Leslie
Extent: 1 folder + 25 pieces of illustrative material
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1584
Abstract:
Collection contains typescripts, correspondence, and illustrative material for the children's book, Albert's Christmas.

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

Albert's Christmas, 1997


Biographical Sketch

Leslie Tryon is a longtime artist who has also written numerous children's books. A number of the books (that she also illustrated) feature a duck named Albert. In addition, she has illustrated children's books written by other authors.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 139, p. 213-215.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains typescripts, correspondence, and illustrative material for the children's book, Albert's Christmas .

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.
  • Tryon, Leslie
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Albert's Christmas 1997 
Note  New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers`, 1997
Box MF 3036
original "idea sheet" (1 p.)  Box MF 3036
 
typescript, corrected dated 8/28/95 (4 p.)  Box MF 3036
 
typescript, corrected, dated 9/1/95, draft #4 (3 p.)  Box MF 3036
 
typescript, corrected with illustrations and layout notes, dated 9/22/95, draft #5 (5 p.)  Box MF 3036
 
typescript, corrected with illustrations and layout notes dated 12/8/95, draft # 7 (6 p.)  Box MF 3036
 
typescript, corrected with illustrations and layout notes, dated 1/19/96, draft # 11 (6 p.)  Box MF 3036
 
typescript, corrected with illustrations and layout notes, dated 1/24/96, draft # 14 (6 p.)  Box MF 3036
 
typescript, corrected, dated 4/23/96, draft # 14 (6 p.)  Box MF 3036
 
correspondence (7 p.)  Box MF 3036
 
photocopy of illustrations (1 p.)  Box MF 3036
Box MC 438
storyboard with pencil studies (1 p.)  Box MC 438
 
pencil illustrations (5 p.)  Box MC 438
 
photocopied illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 438
 
pencil illustrations with text paste-up (5 p.)  Box MC 438
 
photocopied and pencil illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 438
 
copy of cover (1 p.)  Box MC 438
 
publisher's dummy (144 p.)  Box MC 438
 
tempera illustrations (8 p.)  Box MC 438
 
newsletter with model of sleigh (1 p.)  Box MC 438
Box
with 4 photographs of model sleigh (1 p.)  Box