University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota LibrariesOnline Finding Aids
space Home | About Us | Search Tips | Finding Aids FAQ | View Basket |
Ashley Wolff Papers

Summary Information
Title: Ashley Wolff Papers
Dates: 1984-1999
Creator: Wolff, Ashley
Extent: 112 items and 10 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1725
Abstract:
Collection contains typescripts, illustrations, corresondence, page proofs and jacket proofs for 7 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

The Bells of London, 1985

Block City, 1988

Come With Me, 1990

A Garden Alphabet, 1991

Stella and Roy Go Camping, 1999

Only the Cat Saw, 1988

A Year of the Birds, 1984


Biographical Sketch

Ashley Wolff was born on January 26, 1956 in Boston. She earned her B.F.A. from Rhode Island School of Design in 1979. She is the illustrator of over 10 books by other authors and has written and illustrated 7 children's books.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 81, 214-217.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains typescripts, illustrations, corresondence, page proofs and jacket proofs for 7 children's books, including The Bells of London and Come With Me .

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.
  • Wolff, Ashley
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
The Bells of London 1985 
Note  New York: Dodd Mead, 1985
Box MC 356
original linoleum printer's block (1 p.)  Box MC 356
 
ink linoleum prints in watercolor (12 p.)  Box MC 356
 
ink linoleum prints in watercolor rejected (2 p.)  Box MC 356
 
ink linoleum prints (3 p.)  Box MC 356
 
pencil sketches (2 p.)  Box MC 356
 
photocopied dummy (1 p.)  Box MC 356
 
photocopied title page (1 p.)  Box MC 356
 
photocopied illustrations (23 p.)  Box MC 356
 
photocopied sketches (4 p.)  Box MC 356
Box MF3061
proof for jacket (3 p.)  Box MF3061
Box MC 222
correspondence (5 p.)  Box MC 222
Box MC 356
ink and watercolor illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 356
 
Block City 1988 
Note  New York: Dutton, 1988
Box MC 222
ink and watercolor illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 222
Box MC 1724
rubber engraving illustrations (17 p.)  Box MC 1724
 
jacket proof (1 p.)  Box MC 1724
 
page proof (1 p.)  Box MC 1724
 
watercolor and gauche illustrations (3 p.)  Box MC 1724
 
prints of engravings (3 p.)  Box MC 1724
 
prints of engravings with watercolor (3 p.)  Box MC 1724
 
watercolor study (1 p.)  Box MC 1724
 
pencil studies (53 p.)  Box MC 1724
 
layout notes (1 p.)  Box MC 1724
 
engraving proof studies (2 p.)  Box MC 1724
 
photocopies (2 p.)  Box MC 1724
 
Come With Me 1990 
Note  New York: Dutton, 1990
Box MF 3061
holograph (3 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
typed manuscript (2 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
holograph (1 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
typescript (2 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
typescript, corrected (7 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
galley, corrected (2 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
dummy, corrected (45 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
page proof, with illustrations (1 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
photocopies of illustrations (2 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
photocopies of illustrations (2 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
correspondence (8 p.)  Box MF 3061
Box
clippings (2 p.)  Box
 
A Garden Alphabet 1991 
Note Wilner, Isabel
New York: Dutton, 1991
Box MC 621
pencil dummy with editor's comments (30 p.)  Box MC 621
 
pencil dummy with text (15 p.)  Box MC 621
 
pencil dummy with text (15 p.)  Box MC 621
 
pencil studies (1 p.)  Box MC 621
 
watercolor studies (8 p.)  Box MC 621
Box MF 3061
holograph, corrected photocopy (7 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
typescript (4 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
typescript, corrected (20 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
photocopy of artist's dummy (26 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
photocopy of illustrations (1 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
correspondence (10 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
royalty statements (43 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
Stella and Roy Go Camping 1999 
Note  New York: Dutton, 1999
Box MF 3061
holograph (5 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
typescript, corrected (16 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
typescript, corrected, photocopy (4 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
correspondence (1 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
pencil studies (6 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
pencil illustratoins of cover (4 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
pencil illustrations (4 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
dummy, pencil studies with text paste-up (54 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
pencil studies with text ups (13 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
color page proofs (20 p.)  Box MF 3061
 
Only the Cat Saw 1988 
Note  New York: Puffin Books, 1988
Box MF 3061
typescript, corrected (4 p.)  Box MF 3061
Box MC 356
photocopied dummies (2 p.)  Box MC 356
 
cover illustration in pencil (1 p.)  Box MC 356
 
original sketches in pencil (2 p.)  Box MC 356
 
galley (1 p.)  Box MC 356
 
original bookmark in tempera (1 p.)  Box MC 356
 
A Year of the Birds 1984 
Note  New York: Dodd, Mead and Co., 1984
Box MC 356
ink linoleum prints with watercolor illustrations (3 p.)  Box MC 356
 
photocopied dummy (38 p.)  Box MC 356