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Beth and Joe Krush Papers

Summary Information
Title: Beth and Joe Krush Papers
Dates: 1953-1963
Creator: Krush, Beth and Joe
Extent: 4 boxes 1 folder
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-729
Abstract:
The collection contains art work by the husband and wife team of Beth and Joe Krush, and includes ink and wash illustrations, ink illustrations, some with separations, correspondence, ink and colored pencil drawings with separations, ink and tempera study, ink and watercolor illustrations with separations, a pasteup.

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

Mysterious Christmas Shell, 1961

Terrible Chunadyne, The, 1959

Borrowers, The, 1953

Correspondence,

Jack and Jill Magazine, n.d.

Magic Circle, The: Stories and people in poetry, 1952

Miracles on Maple Hill, 1956

Swapping Boy, The, 1960

Ol' Dan Tucker, 1963


Biographical Sketch

See Beth Krush Papers for biography of Beth. Joe Krush was born May 18, 1918, in Camden, New Jersey. He became a teacher of illustration, and an illustrator of books for young people. He did much of his illustrative work in co-operation with his wife, Beth. During World War II he served in the O.S.S., and was present at the signing of the United Nations Charter in San Francisco, and the war trials in Nuremberg.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 18


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains art work by the husband and wife team of Beth and Joe Krush, and includes ink and wash illustrations, ink illustrations, some with separations, correspondence, ink and colored pencil drawings with separations, an ink and tempera study, ink and watercolor illustrations with separations, and a pasteup.

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.
  • Krush, Beth and Joe
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Mysterious Christmas Shell 1961 
Note  Boston: Little, Brown, 1961
Box MC885
ink and wash illustration (1 p.)  Box MC885
 
Terrible Chunadyne, The 1959 
Note  Boston: Little, Brown, 1959
Box MC885
ink and wash illustration (1 p.)  Box MC885
 
Borrowers, The 1953 
Note  New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1953
Box MC1059
ink jacket illustration (1 p.)  Box MC1059
 
ink illustration (1 p.)  Box MC1059
 
Correspondence  
Box MF530
correspondence (2 p.)  Box MF530
 
Jack and Jill Magazine n.d. 
Box MC1006
ink and colored pencil drawings with one separation each (3 p.)  Box MC1006
 
Magic Circle, The: stories and people in poetry 1952 
Note  New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1952
Box MC1055
original ink illustration (1 p.)  Box MC1055
 
Miracles on Maple Hill 1956 
Note  New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1956
Box MC1059
ink and tempera jacket study (1 p.)  Box MC1059
 
ink and watercolor jacket illustration with 2 separations (1 p.)  Box MC1059
 
ink illustrations (12 p.)  Box MC1059
 
ink and watercolor jacket illustration (1 p.)  Box MC1059
 
pasteup (1 p.)  Box MC1059
 
Swapping Boy, The 1960 
Note  New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1960
Box MC1055
ink jacket illustration with 3 separations (1 p.)  Box MC1055
Box MF1055
ink endpapers illustration with 1 separation (1 p.)  Box MF1055
 
ink illustrations with 3 separations (3 p.)  Box MF1055
Box MC1055
ink illustrations with 1 separation (4 p.)  Box MC1055
 
Ol' Dan Tucker 1963 
Note  New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1963
Box MC1059
separations (13 p.)  Box MC1059
 
jacket study (1 p.)  Box MC1059