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Ben Shecter Papers

Summary Information
Title: Ben Shecter Papers
Dates: 1966
Creator: Shecter, Ben
Extent: 1 folder written, 1 box illustrative
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1599
The collection contains a corrected typscript and galley proof ,and an illustrator's dummy with typescript paste-up for 1 title.

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.


Partouche Plants a Seed, 1966

Biographical Sketch

Ben Shecter was born April 28, 1935, in New York, NY. He became a costume and scenic designer for the theater, and later also became an artist and illustrator of children's books.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 16.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains a corrected typescript and galley proof, and an illustrator's dummy with typescript paste-up, for 1 title.

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.
  • Shecter, Ben
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Partouche Plants a Seed 1966 
Note  New York: Harper and Row, 1966
Box MF707
typescript, corrected (5 p.)  Box MF707
galley proof, corrected (2 p.)  Box MF707
Box MC1187
watercolor and pencil illustrator's dummy with typescript paste-up (30 p.)  Box MC1187