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Donald Carrick Papers

Summary Information
Title: Donald Carrick Papers
Dates: 1971-1988
Creator: Carrick, Donald
Extent: 372 items
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-747
Abstract:
The collection contains illustrations Carrick created for numerous children's books. Most of them are pencil or watercolor. Also included are a few proofs, dummies, and paste-ups.

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

Alex Remembers, 1983

Climb, The, 1980

Drip, Drop, 1973

Ghosts Hour, Spooks Hour, 1987

Going the Moose Way Home, 1988

Grizzly Bear, 1975

Harald and the Giant Knight, 1982

I Don't Want to Die, 1984

Lost in the Storm, 1974

More Alex and the Cat, 1983

Sleep Out, 1973

Truck and Loader, 1982

Turtle Pond, 1971

Two Coyotes, 1982


Biographical Sketch

Donald Carrick was born in Dearborn, MI in 1929. He attended numerous art schools and spent his entire career as an artist and author-illustrator of children's books, many in collaboration with his wife, Carol. He received numerous awards for his books.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , v.63, pp. 19-22.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains illustrations Carrick created for numerous children's books. Most of them are pencil or watercolor. Also included are a few proofs, dummies, and paste-ups.

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.
  • Carrick, Donald
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Alex Remembers 1983 
Note Griffith, Helen
New York: Greenwillow, 1983
Box M.C. 391
Watercolor & ink study with holograph for jacket (1 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Watercolor studies with holograph and some with ink (13 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Watercolor and ink study with holograph and paper overlays for jacket (1 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Watercolor studies, some with ink and holograph (13 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Sheets, pencil studies (9 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Watercolor studies (3 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Climb, The 1980 
Note Carrick, Carol
New York: Houghton Mifflin/Clarion, 1980
Box M.C. 391
Watercolor, ink and pencil illustration for jacket (1 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Watercolor, ink and pencil studies for jacket (2 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Watercolor studies, some with ink and pencil (10 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Pencil studies on tracing paper (14 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Drip, Drop 1973 
Note  New York: Macmillan, 1973
Box M.F. 191
Holograph, by editor (1 p.)  Box M.F. 191
 
Ghosts Hour, Spooks Hour 1987 
Note Bunting, Eve
New York: Clarion Books, 1987
Box M.C. 369
Color proof (1 p.)  Box M.C. 369
 
Going the Moose Way Home 1988 
Note Latimer, James
New York: Scribner, 1988
Box M.C. 391
Pencil study (1 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Grizzly Bear 1975 
Note Freschet, Bernice
New York: Scribner, 1975
Box M. C. 391
Watercolor illustrations with notes (20 p.)  Box M. C. 391
 
Harald and the Giant Knight 1982 
Note  New York: Clarion , 1982
Box M.C. 391
Pencil study on tracing paper for jacket (1 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Ink studies, 1 with watercolor for jacket (2 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Pencil studies some with watercolor and ink (23 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Pencil studies on tracing paper (6 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Ink study (1 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Sheet, ink and watercolor studies (1 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
I Don't Want to Die 1984 
Note Brynildsen, Ken
: Cricket magazine, 1984
Box M.C. 391
Illustrators dummy (9 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Lost in the Storm 1974 
Note Carrick, Carol
New York: Seabury, 1974
Box M.C. 1452
Ink and pencil illustration with 2 separations for jacket (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Ink and pencil illustration for cover (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Ink and pencil illustrations with 2 separations (15 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Ink and pencil illustrations with 1 separation (2 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Pencil and watercolor studies for jacket (2 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Ink and pencil studies (4 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Pencil and watercolor studies (17 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Pencil studies (25 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Sheet pencil studies (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Blueprint dummy (36 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Pasteup for jacket (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Sheets proof for jacket (2 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Sheet color samples (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Pasteup (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Photograph of illustration (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Proof sheets (4 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Sheets text proof (10 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
Xerox print of illustrations (1 p.)  Box M.C. 1452
 
More Alex and the Cat 1983 
Note Griffith, Helen
New York: Greenwillow, 1983
Box M.C. 391
Watercolor illustrations with proof text pasteup (25 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Sleep Out 1973 
Note Carrick, Carol
New York: Seabury, 1973
Box M.C. 391
Pencil studies (19 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Truck and Loader 1982 
Note Haddad, Helen R.
New York: Greenwillow, 1982
Box M.C. 391
Pencil study on tracing paper for jacket (1 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Watercolor and ink illustration for jacket (1 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Pencil illustrations with holograph (2 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Pencil illustrations with proof text pasteup and some corrections (27 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Photocopied illustration with corrections (1 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Turtle Pond 1971 
Note Freschet, Bernice
New York: Scribner, 1971
Box M.C. 391
Sheets pencil studies (6 p.)  Box M.C. 391
 
Two Coyotes 1982 
Note Carrick, Carol
New York: Clarion, 1982
Box M.C. 391
Illustrators dummy (32 p.)  Box M.C. 391