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Helen Siegl Papers

Summary Information
Title: Helen Siegl Papers
Dates: 1968-1973
Creator: Siegl, Helen
Extent: 1 box
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1685
The collection contains woodcut illustrations for 2 titles.

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.


Materials are arranged by published title.

Biographical Sketch

Helen Siegl was born August 18, 1924, in Vienna, Austria. She came to the United States in 1952, working as an artist and book illustrator. She has put on numerous one-person shows, and has participated in group shows. She invented and developed the plaster block print technique.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 34

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains woodcut illustrations for 2 titles.

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.
  • Siegl, Helen
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Dancing Palm Tree, The, and Other Nigerian Fold Tales 1968 
Note  New York: Parent's Magazine Press, 1968
Box MC1012
woodcut illustrations (17 p.)  Box MC1012
One Trick Too Many: Fox Fables from Russia 1973 
Note  New York: Dial, 1973
Box MC1012
woodcut jacket illustration (1 p.)  Box MC1012
woodcut illustrations (3 p.)  Box MC1012