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Don Sibley Papers

Summary Information
Title: Don Sibley Papers
Dates: 1959-1964
Creator: Sibley, Don
Extent: 1 box
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1681
Abstract:
The collection contains illustrative material for 3 titles, and includes ink illustrations, a jacket proof, jacket layouts, a rejected jacket sketch, a jacket pasteup, a progressive jacket proof set, separations, and a proof sheet with jacket lettering.

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

Access and Use

Arrangement

Materials are arranged by published title.


Biographical Sketch

Don Sibley was born March 16, 1922, in Hornell, NY. He became an artist and illustrator of children's books, and also developed an interest in architecture and early Americana.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 12


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains illustrative material for 3 titles, and includes ink illustrations, a jacket proof, jacket layouts, as rejected jacket sketch, a jacket pasteup, a progressive jacket proof set, separations, and a proof sheet with jacket lettering.

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.
  • Sibley, Don
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Marco's Chance 1959 
Note  New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1959
Box MC1184
ink illustrations (10 p.)  Box MC1184
 
rejected jacket sketch under its original title (1 p.)  Box MC1184
 
jacket proof (1 p.)  Box MC1184
 
Skinny 1964 
Note  New York: Viking Press, 1964
Box MC1184
ink illustrations (9 p.)  Box MC1184
 
jacket pasteup (1 p.)  Box MC1184
 
jacket layout (1 p.)  Box MC1184
 
progressive set of jacket proofs (1 p.)  Box MC1184
 
Tyler, Wilkin, and Skee 1963 
Note  New York: Viking Press, 1963
Box MC1184
ink illustrations (13 p.)  Box MC1184
 
jacket layout (1 p.)  Box MC1184
 
ink jacket illustration with 3 separations (1 p.)  Box MC1184
 
proof sheet with jacket lettering (1 p.)  Box MC1184