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Alvin Smith Papers

Summary Information
Title: Alvin Smith Papers
Dates: 1964-1970
Creator: Smith, Alvin
Extent: 1 box
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1840
Abstract:
The collection contains illustrative materials for 3 titles, and includes watercolor illustrations, ink illustrations, many with separations, a colored paper illustration, a title page layout, a negative photo, and an illustrator's dummy with typescript.

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

Fisherman's Choice, 1964

Tree This Tall, A, 1970

William Phips and the Treasure Ship, 1965


Biographical Sketch


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains illustrative materials for 3 titles, and includes watercolor illustrations, ink illustrations, many with separations, a colored paper illustration, a title page layout, a negative photo, and an illustrator's dummy with typescript.

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.
  • Smith, Alvin
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Fisherman's Choice 1964 
Note  New York: Atheneum, 1964
Box MC978
watercolor illustration with ink detail on acetate overlay (1 p.)  Box MC978
 
Tree This Tall, A 1970 
Note  New York: Morrow, 1970
Box MC978
pencil, ink and watercolor illustrator's dummy with typescript (32 p.)  Box MC978
 
ink illustration (1 p.)  Box MC978
 
ink illustrations with 1 separation (17 p.)  Box MC978
 
ink illustration with 2 separations (1 p.)  Box MC978
 
ink illustrations with 3 separations (9 p.)  Box MC978
 
ink illustrations with 4 separations (7 p.)  Box MC978
 
colored paper illustration with 3 separations (1 p.)  Box MC978
 
pencil and magic marker title page layout (1 p.)  Box MC978
 
negative photo (1 p.)  Box MC978
 
William Phips and the Treasure Ship 1965 
Note  New York: Dodd, Mead, 1965
Box MC978
ink illustration on illustration board (1 p.)  Box MC978