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Marion Holland Collection

Summary Information
Title: Marion Holland Collection
Dates: 1956-1963
Creator: Holland, Marion, 1908-
Extent: 4 folders of manuscript material and 200 items of illustrative material
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1806
Abstract:
Collection contains illustrative materials, typescripts, page proofs, and related materials for three children's books written and illustrated by Marion Holland.

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

Teddy's Camp-out, 1963

No Children, No Pets, 1956

Tree for Teddy, A, 1957


Biographical Sketch

Marion Holland was born in Washington, DC in 1908. She graduated from Swarthmore College, married and had children. Her career was as an author and illustrator of children's books. She died from cancer in Washington in 1989.

Biographical sources: Something About the Author , vol. 6 and 61.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains illustrative materials, typescripts, page proofs, and related materials for three children's books written and illustrated by Marion Holland.

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.
  • Holland, Marion, 1908-
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Teddy's Camp-out 1963 
Note  New York: Knopf, 1963
Box MC 1493
original pencil and crayon drawings for dust jacket (5 p.)  Box MC 1493
 
title page layout with photostats of illustrations  Box MC 1493
 
dust jacket specifications  Box MC 1493
 
photostats of designs for dust jacket  Box MC 1493
 
original crayon illustrations on dynobase (30 p.)  Box MC 1493
 
original pencil sketches (5 p.)  Box MC 1493
 
original pencil and crayon drawings (33 p.)  Box MC 1493
 
paste-up book dummy with photostats of illustrations  Box MC 1493
 
illustrator dummy with pencil sketches, corrected portions of galley, and typescript  Box MC 1493
Box MC 1504
complete sets of page proof (2 p.)  Box MC 1504
Box MF 445
typescript, corrected (51 p.)  Box MF 445
 
galley proof, corrected (22 p.)  Box MF 445
 
galley proof, corrected (17 p.)  Box MF 445
 
No Children, No Pets 1956 
Note  New York: Knopf, 1956
Box MC 1067
Non-published material: 1 pastel study made at Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, chalk talk (1 p.)  Box MC 1067
 
Tree for Teddy, A 1957 
Note  New York: Knopf, 1957
Box MF 445
typescript, corrected (23 p.)  Box MF 445
 
typescript, corrected with 1 p. front matter (23 p.)  Box MF 445
 
typescript, corrected (31 p.)  Box MF 445
Box MC 1504
original pencil sketches, some with author's typed notes (33 p.)  Box MC 1504
 
original ink drawings, some with author's typed notes (75 p.)  Box MC 1504
 
original water color for dust jacket (1 p.)  Box MC 1504
 
original pencil sketches for dust jacket (4 p.)  Box MC 1504
 
color separations for dust jacket (3 p.)  Box MC 1504
 
original colored illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 1504
 
copy of Story Parade (December 1954) in which book first appeared in story form (1 p.)  Box MC 1504