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Tom Lichtenheld Papers

Summary Information
Title: Tom Lichtenheld Papers
Dates: 2000-2002
Creator: Lichtenheld, Tom
Extent:
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1974
Abstract:
The Tom Lichtenheld Papers collection contains production material pertaining to the production of eleven titles and one unpublished work.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Lichtenheld, Tom

Access Restrictions:

Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only. Materials will be retrieved from and returned to storage areas by staff members.

Copyright:

Please contact staff regarding copyright status of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Preferred Citation:

Tom Lichtenheld Papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

Everything I Know About Monsters, 2002

Everything I Know about Pirates, 2000


Biographical Sketch

Tom Lichtenheld graduated from University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1979. His career began as art director, illustrator and author at Fallon in Minneapolis, MN from 1984-2001. Since then he has been a freelance art director, writer, and illustrator. He has received many honors and awards for his work.

Source: Something About the Author. Vol 152:124-127


Collection Scope and Content Note

The Tom Lichtenheld Papers collection contains production material pertaining to the production of eleven titles and one unpublished work, including: pencil, pastel, and ink sketches, page proofs, artists’ dummies, final line art, editor’s copies, front matter, layout notes, and correspondence. Items are arranged alphabetically by title.

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.
  • Lichtenheld, Tom
  • Drawing--Fiction
  • Artists--Fiction
  • Hats--Fiction
  • Clouds--Fiction
  • Size--Fiction
  • Rain and rainfall--Fiction
  • Alphabet--Fiction
  • English language--Spelling--Fiction
  • Automobiles--Juvenile literature
  • Automobiles--Humor--Juvenile literature
  • Monsters--Juvenile literature
  • Monsters
  • Pirates--Miscellanea--Juvenile literature
  • Pirates
  • Stories in rhyme
  • Construction equipment--Fiction
  • Trucks--Fiction
  • Competition (Psychology)--Fiction
  • Sharks--Fiction
  • Railroad trains--Fiction
  • American wit and humor. Pictorial--Juvenile literature
  • Children-Caricatures and cartoons
  • Mood (Psychology)--Humor
  • Word games--Juvenile literature
  • Numbers, Natural--Fiction.
  • Heroes--Fiction.
  • Zero (The number)--Fiction.
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Bridget's Beret 2010  
Box 1
Bridget's Beret undated  Box 1 , Folder 1
Note  pencil sketches
 
Bridget's Beret undated  Box 1 , Folder 2
Note  Cover dummy
 
Bridget's Beret 2005  Box 1 , Folder 3
Note  Page proofs, ink sketches
 
Bridget's Beret 2005  Box 1 , Folder 4
Note  Holographs
 
Bridget's Beret undated  Box 1 , Folder 5
Note  Corrected page proofs
 
Bridget's Beret undated  Box 1 , Folder 6
Note  Artist's dummy
 
Bridget's Beret 2009  Box 1 , Folder 7
Note  Final line art, bound
 
Bridget's Beret 2007-2008  Box 1 , Folder 8
Note  Editor's copy, bound, with notes; Editor's feedback
Box 3
Bridget's Beret undated  Box 3
Note  Cover proofs, dummy, pencil and ink sketches
 
Camp Buccaneer unpublished  
Box 1
Camp Buccaneer 2001  Box 1 , Folder 9
Note  Photocopies of illustrations with notes; bound
 
Cloudette 2011  
Box 1
Cloudette undated  Box 1 , Folder 10
Note  Photocopies of illustrations
 
Cloudette 2009  Box 1 , Folder 11
Note  Spiral bound dummy
 
Cloudette undated  Box 1 , Folder 12
Note  Pencil sketch manuscript
 
Coudette 2009  Box 1 , Folder 13
Note  Corrected page proofs
 
Cloudette undated  Box 1 , Folder 14
Note  Pencil and ink sketches, corrected page proofs
Box 3
Cloudette undated  Box 3
Note  Dummy, pencil and ink sketches, corrected page proofs
 
E-mergency 2011  
Box 1
E-mergency 2009  Box 1 , Folder 15
Note  Working title: Alphabet House; corrected typescript
 
E-mergency 2010  Box 1 , Folder 16
Note  Corrected typescript, corrected page proof
 
E-mergency 2011  Box 1 , Folder 17
Note  Corrected page proof
 
E-mergency 2010  Box 1 , Folder 18
Note  Pencil, pastel, and ink sketches, character studies, holographs
 
E-mergency 2011  Box 1 , Folder 19
Note  Correspondence, notes, layout notes, research
 
E-mergency undated  Box 1 , Folder 20
Note  Dummy with notes
 
Everything I know About Cars 2005  
Box 1
Everything I Know About Cars 2002  Box 1 , Folder 21
Note  Artist's dummy, photocopies with notes; bound
 
Everything I Know About Cars 2003  Box 1 , Folder 22
Note  Artist's dummy, photocopies with notes; bound
 
Everything I Know About Cars 2003  Box 1 , Folder 23
Note  Correspondence, page proof with notes
 
Everything I know About Monsters 2002  
Box 1
Everything I Know About Monsters 2001  Box 1 , Folder 24
Note  Correspondence, corrected photocopy of page proof with notes
 
Everything I Know About Monsters 2002  Box 1 , Folder 25
Note  Front matter, photocopy of page proof with notes, photocopy of illustrations
 
Everything I Know About Monsters 2001  Box 1 , Folder 26
Note  Galley proof, correspondence, photocopy of illustrations with text
 
Everything I know About Monsters undated  Box 1 , Folder 27
Note  Photocopy of illustrations with text
 
Everything I Know About Monsters undated  Box 1 , Folder 28
Note  Photocopy of illustrations with text, layout notes, correspondence
 
Everything I know About Pirates 2000  
Box 1
Everything I know About Pirates 1998  Box 1 , Folder 29
Note  Artist's dummy, photocopies with notes; bound
 
Everything I know About Pirates 1998  Box 1 , Folder 30
Note  Correspondence, artist's dummy, photocopies; bound
 
Everything I know About Pirates 1995  Box 1 , Folder 31
Note  Copy of original version given as a gift; bound
 
Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site 2011  
Box 1
Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site undated  Box 1 , Folder 32
Note  Pencil sketches, bound
 
Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site undated  Box 1 , Folder 33
Note  Corrected page proofs, bound, research, colored pencil character studies,
 
Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site undated  Box 1 , Folder 34
Note  Color swatches, photocopies of illustrations, pencil and ink sketches
Box 2
Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site 2010  Box 2
Note  Front and back cover, corrected dummy, pencil sketches, color
 
Shark vs. Train 2010  
Box 1
Shark v. Train 2007  Box 1 , Folder 35
Note  Correspondence, character study photocopies
 
Shark v. Train undated  Box 1 , Folder 36
Note  Pencil and ink sketches
 
Shark v. Train undated  Box 1 , Folder 37
Note  Corrected page proofs
 
Shark v. Train undated  Box 1 , Folder 38
Note  Page proofs with note
Box 3
Shark v. Train 2007-2009  Box 3 , Folder
Note  Pencil, ink, and color pencil sketches,photocopied illustrations, watercolor illustration
 
What Are You so Grumpy About? 2003  
Box 1
What Are You so Grumpy About? 2001  Box 1 , Folder 39
Note  Artist's dummy, photocopies, first draft; bound
 
Wumbers 2012  
Box 1
Wumbers 2011  Box 1 , Folder 40
Note  1 of 5, corrected page proof
 
Wumbers undated  Box 1 , Folder 41
Note  2 of 5, corrected page proof
 
Wumbers undated  Box 1 , Folder 42
Note  3 of 5, corrected page proof
 
Wumbers undated  Box 1 , Folder 43
Note  4 of 5, corrected page proof
 
Wumbers undated  Box 1 , Folder 44
Note  5 of 5 , corrected page proof
 
Wumbers 2011  Box 1 , Folder 45
Note  Correspondence, notes, layout Notes, ephemera
Box 3
Wumbers 2011  Box 3
Note  Pencil, and ink sketches, corrected page proofs, photocopied illustrations,
 
Zero the Hero 2012  
Box 2
Zero the Hero undated  Box 2 , Folder 1
Note  Illustrations
 
Zero the Hero 2010  Box 2 , Folder 2
Note  Page proof
 
Zero the Hero 2010  Box 2 , Folder 3
Note  Corrected page proofs
 
Zero the Hero 2010  Box 2 , Folder 4
Note  Corrected page proofs
 
Zero the Hero undated  Box 2 , Folder 5
Note  Photocopy of dummy
 
Zero the Hero 2010  Box 2 , Folder 6
Note  Corrected page proofs, correspondence
Box 3
Zero the Hero 2010  Box 3 , Folder
Note  Corrected page proofs, bound