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Riki Levinson Papers

Summary Information
Title: Riki Levinson Papers
Creator: Levinson, Riki
Extent: 5 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1963
The papers consist of general correspondence with Windmill Books as well as photocopied book jackets.

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.


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.



Biographical Sketch

Riki Levinson was born in Brooklyn, NY, and received her Batchelor of Arts at the Cooper Union School of Arts and Sciences in 1943. Her career as a freelance designer spanned the years 1945-70. Since then, she has had positions as art director and art editor, first at Western Publishing Co. from 1970-72 and then at E. P. Dutton. Since 1991, she has been a consultant art director and editor. She received numerous graphic awards as a freelance designer and art director as well as awards for the children's books she has authored.

Source: Something About the Author, Vol 99:140-144.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The papers consist of general correspondence with Windmill Books as well as photocopied book jackets.

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.
  • Levinson, Riki
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Note  : ,
Box MF1364
correspondence (194 p.)  Box MF1364
bookjacket photocopies (17 p.)  Box MF1364