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Sharon Lerner Papers

Summary Information
Title: Sharon Lerner Papers
Dates: 1964
Creator: Lerner, Sharon
Extent:
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1937
Abstract:
The Sharon Lerner papers consist of material associated with one title. These include crayon illustrations, illustrator's dummies, publisher's dummies, and text proof.

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

I Found a Leaf, 1964


Biographical Sketch

Sharon Ruth Lerner was born November 9, 1938 in Chicago, Ill and married Henry J. Lerner June 25, 1961. After graduating from the University of Minnesota in 1961, Lerner began her publishing career with Lerner Publications as vice-president and art director. In 1969, she and her husband, president of Lerner Publications, founded Carolrhoda Books, Inc., publishers of illustrated fiction and non-fiction story books for juveniles, of which she was president. During the course of her career, Lerner was author and illustrator of eighteen children's books. She was an accomplished artist in the areas of watercolor and collage, and her jewelry was marketed across the country. She died of cancer on March 8, 1982.

Source: Something About the Author Volume 29:127, 1982


Collection Scope and Content Note

The Sharon Lerner papers consist of material associated with one title. These include crayon illustrations, illustrator's dummies, publisher's dummies, and text proof.

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.
  • Lerner, Sharon
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
I Found a Leaf 1964 
Note  Minneapolis: Lerner Publications, 1964
Box MC1073
crayon, magic marker and pencil illustrator's dummy (40 p.)  Box MC1073
 
crayon, magic marker and pencil illustrator's dummy (30 p.)  Box MC1073
 
crayon illustration with 10 separations for cover (1 p.)  Box MC1073
 
board with crayon illustrations, various separations (9 p.)  Box MC1073
 
crayon study (1 p.)  Box MC1073
 
crayon study with leaf (1 p.)  Box MC1073
 
publisher's dummy (uncut) (36 p.)  Box MC1073
 
publisher's dummy (36 p.)  Box MC1073
 
proof with 2 separations and corrections for cover (1 p.)  Box MC1073
 
sheets text proof (14 p.)  Box MC1073