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William Stobbs Papers

Summary Information
Title: William Stobbs Papers
Dates: 1959-1969
Creator: Stobbs, William
Extent: 1 box
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1911
Abstract:
The collection contains illustrative material for two titles, and includes ink illustrations, jacket layouts, an ink map, and original color and black and white illustrations.

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

Bundle of Ballads, A, 1959

Frontenac of New France, 1969


Biographical Sketch

William Stobbs was born June 27, 1914, in South Shields, England, and died April 6, 2000. He was an administrator, illustrator, and author. He was head of the design department at the London School of Printing, and also served as principal at Maidstone College of Art in Kent. His books for children feature both retold and original stories.

Biographical Sources: Something About the Author , vols. 17, 120


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains illustrative material for two titles, and includes ink illustrations, jacket layouts, an ink map, and original color and black and white illustrations.

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.
  • Stobbs, William
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Bundle of Ballads, A 1959 
Note  London: Oxford U. Press, 1959
Box MC1192
original color illustration (1 p.)  Box MC1192
 
original black and white illustration (1 p.)  Box MC1192
 
Frontenac of New France 1969 
Note  New York: Morrow, 1969
Box MC1192
ink illustrations (24 p.)  Box MC1192
 
jacket layouts (2 p.)  Box MC1192
 
map in ink (1 p.)  Box MC1192