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Ted Lewin Papers

Summary Information
Title: Ted Lewin Papers
Dates: 1976-1998
Creator: Lewin, Ted
Extent:
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1969
Abstract:
The papers consist of illustrations, holograph material, front matter, notes, pencil studies and correspondence associated with the production of three titles.

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

Ali, Child of the Desert, 1997

Ali, Child of the Desert, 1997

American Too, 1996

American Too, 1996

Big Jimmy's Kum Kau Chinese Take Out, 2002

Bird Watch: A Book of Poetry, 1990

Face to Face, 1991

Fair!, 1997

Fair!, 1997

How Much?, 2006

How Much?, 2006

Island of the Blue Dolphins, 1990

Island of the Blue Dolphins, 1990

Red Legs: A Drummer Boy of the Civil War, 2001

Red Legs: A Drummer Boy of the Civil War, 2001

Sami and the Time of the Troubles, 1992

Sea Watch: A book of Poetry, 1996

Storytellers, The 1998

Storytellers, The 1998

Sunsets of the West, 2002

Sunsets of the West, 2002

Tooth and Claw, 2003

Top to Bottom Down Under, 2005

Zia, 1976


Biographical Sketch

Ted Lewin was born May 6, 1935 in Buffalo, NY; Education; Pratt Institute of Art, B.F.A., 1956. A professional wrestler fron 1952-65, his career as artist and freelance illustrator began in 1956. With over one hundred picture book illustration credits as well as a number of self-illustrated books, author-illustrator is one of our most gifted artists acording to Booklist's Hazel Rochman. His talent has resulted in numeropus awards. His love of nature and love of travel has resulted in many titles associated with nature and travel.

Source: Something About the Author. Vol. 119:112-117.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The papers consist of illustrations, holograph material, front matter, notes, pencil studies and correspondence associated with the production of three titles.

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.
  • Lewin, Ted
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Ali, Child of the Desert 1997 
Note London, Jonathan
New York: Lothrop, Lee and Shepard, 1997
Box MC 1713
slides and model figures (52 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
watercolor illustration (1 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
watercolor study (1 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
pencil studies (12 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
pencil studies w. text paste-up (12 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
correspondence (1 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
typescript (2 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
layout notes (2 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
galley proofs (10 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
photocopy dummy, corrected (17 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
Ali, Child of the Desert 1997 
Note London, Jonathan
New York: Lothrop, Lee and Shepard, 1997
Box MF 3787
slides (106 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
American Too 1996 
Note Bartone, Elisa
New York: Lothrop, Lee and Shepard, 1996
Box MC 1745
pencil studies (16 p.)  Box MC 1745
 
pencil and watercolor stud (1 p.)  Box MC 1745
 
pencil and photocopy studies (3 p.)  Box MC 1745
 
photocopies of page studies (23 p.)  Box MC 1745
 
pencil studies with text paste-up (20 p.)  Box MC 1745
 
color proofs of illustrations (19 p.)  Box MC 1745
 
American Too 1996 
Note Bartone, Elisa
New York: Lothrop, Lee and Shepard, 1996
Box MF 3787
typescript (29 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
typescript, photocopy, fax (5 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
typescript, corrected photocopy (28 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
sketch (1 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
correspondence (3 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
research material: 1 postcard; article (3 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
Big Jimmy's Kum Kau Chinese Take Out 2002 
Note  New York: HarperCollins, 2002
Box MC 1745
text paste-up (1 p.)  Box MC 1745
 
pencil layout storyboard (1 p.)  Box MC 1745
 
pencil studies (19 p.)  Box MC 1745
 
pencil studies with text paste-up (13 p.)  Box MC 1745
 
photocopies of studies (21 p.)  Box MC 1745
 
pencil and photocopy study (1 p.)  Box MC 1745
 
Bird Watch: A Book of Poetry 1990 
Note Yolen, Jane
New York: Philomel Books, 1990
Box MC 1713
pencil and watercolor studies (3 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
pencil studies (17 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
Face to Face 1991 
Note Bauer, Marion Dane
New York: Clarion Books, 1991
Box MC 4
watercolor and pencil illustration for jacket (1 p.)  Box MC 4
 
Fair! 1997 
Note Bauer, Marion Dane
New York: Lothrop, Lee and Shepherd, 1997
Box MC 1713
enlarged black and white scans of proofs (21 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
scans of jacket (2 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
1 newspaper ()  Box MC 1713
 
watercolor study (1 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
photocopy dummy, corrected (18 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
pencil studies (34 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
pencil studies with photocopy paste-up (7 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
pencil studies with text paste-up (20 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
layout notes (2 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
Fair! 1997 
Note Bauer, Marion Dane
New York: Lothrop, Lee and Shepherd, 1997
Box MF 3754
holograph (18 p.)  Box MF 3754
 
typescript, corrected (53 p.)  Box MF 3754
 
1 fax (long) ()  Box MF 3754
 
galley proof, corrected (10 p.)  Box MF 3754
 
sketches (2 p.)  Box MF 3754
 
correspondence (4 p.)  Box MF 3754
 
notes (34 p.)  Box MF 3754
 
1 booklet ()  Box MF 3754
 
title font (1 p.)  Box MF 3754
 
How Much? 2006 
Note  New York: HarperCollins, 2006
Box MC 1729
page proof, corrected (66 p.)  Box MC 1729
 
proof of jacket (2 p.)  Box MC 1729
 
How Much? 2006 
Note  New York: HarperCollins, 2006
Box MF 3185
typescript, corrected (19 p.)  Box MF 3185
 
front matter (2 p.)  Box MF 3185
 
page proof (22 p.)  Box MF 3185
 
page proof, corrected (43 p.)  Box MF 3185
 
correspondence (4 p.)  Box MF 3185
 
layout notes (2 p.)  Box MF 3185
 
production materials (12 p.)  Box MF 3185
 
research material (2 p.)  Box MF 3185
 
Island of the Blue Dolphins 1990 
Note O'Dell, Scott
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1990
Box MC 1723
pencil studies (49 p.)  Box MC 1723
 
Island of the Blue Dolphins 1990 
Note O'Dell, Scott
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1990
Box MF 3754
correspondence (5 p.)  Box MF 3754
 
photos (2 p.)  Box MF 3754
 
color sketch (1 p.)  Box MF 3754
 
notes (2 p.)  Box MF 3754
 
Red Legs: A Drummer Boy of the Civil War 2001 
Note  New York: HarperCollins, 2001
Box MC 1746
pencil studies (13 p.)  Box MC 1746
 
watercolor and pencil studies (2 p.)  Box MC 1746
 
ink study (1 p.)  Box MC 1746
 
proofs for jacket (2 p.)  Box MC 1746
 
illustration proof (1 p.)  Box MC 1746
 
pencil studies with text paste-up (11 p.)  Box MC 1746
 
Red Legs: A Drummer Boy of the Civil War 2001 
Note  New York: HarperCollins, 2001
Box MF 3787
typescript, corrected (9 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
front matter (5 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
flap information (3 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
galley proof (1 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
page proof (16 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
proof of jacket (1 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
correspondence (2 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
clippings (pamphlet) (1 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
Sami and the Time of the Troubles 1992 
Note Heide, Florence Parry and Gilliland, Judith Heide
New York: Clarion, 1992
Box MC 1746
pencil studies (11 p.)  Box MC 1746
 
pencil and watercolor study (1 p.)  Box MC 1746
 
pencil studies with text paste-up (17 p.)  Box MC 1746
 
Sea Watch: A Book of Poetry 1996 
Note Yolen, Jane
New York: Philomel Books, 1996
Box MC 1713
pencil studies (46 p.)  Box MC 1713
 
The Storytellers 1998 
Note  New York: Lothrop, Lee, and Shepard Books, 1998
Box MC 86
pencil studies (47 p.)  Box MC 86
 
photocpy of pencil studies (1 p.)  Box MC 86
 
layout notes (48 p.)  Box MC 86
 
jacket proof (1 p.)  Box MC 86
 
The Storytellers 1998 
Note  New York: Lothrop, Lee, and Shepard Books, 1998
Box MF 3185
holograph (12 p.)  Box MF 3185
 
typescript, corrected (37 p.)  Box MF 3185
 
front matter (2 p.)  Box MF 3185
 
notes (6 p.)  Box MF 3185
 
layout notes (9 p.)  Box MF 3185
 
correspondence (5 p.)  Box MF 3185
 
Sunsets of the West 2002 
Note Johnston, Tony
New York: Putnam's, 2002
Box MC 1746
pencil studies (17 p.)  Box MC 1746
 
pencil studies with text paste-up (15 p.)  Box MC 1746
 
pencil/photocopy layout notes (2 p.)  Box MC 1746
 
Sunsets of the West 2002 
Note Johnston, Tony
New York: Putnam's, 2002
Box MF 3787
typescript (7 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
page proof (20 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
proof of jacket (1 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
Tooth and Claw 2003 
Note  New York: HarperCollins, 2003
Box MF 3185, 3754, 3786, 3787
typescript (225 p.)  Box MF 3185, 3754, 3786, 3787
 
typescript, corrected (665 p.)  Box MF 3185, 3754, 3786, 3787
 
typescript, photocopy (307 p.)  Box MF 3185, 3754, 3786, 3787
 
typescript, corrected photocopy (46 p.)  Box MF 3185, 3754, 3786, 3787
 
galley proof, corrected (247 p.)  Box MF 3185, 3754, 3786, 3787
 
page proof, corrected (221 p.)  Box MF 3185, 3754, 3786, 3787
 
proof of jacket (1 p.)  Box MF 3185, 3754, 3786, 3787
 
correspondence (26 p.)  Box MF 3185, 3754, 3786, 3787
 
notes (3 p.)  Box MF 3185, 3754, 3786, 3787
 
research material: bear information, 5 p.; 14 photos; 1 disc ()  Box MF 3185, 3754, 3786, 3787
 
Top to Bottom Down Under 2005 
Note  New York: HarperCollins, 2005
Box MF 3787
typescript, corrected (52 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
typescript, photocopy (101 p.)  Box MF 3787
 
Zia 1976 
Note O'Dell, Scott
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1976
Box MC794
watercolor and multi-media collage illustration of found objects for jacket (1 p.)  Box MC794