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Aldren Auld Watson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1579
The collection contains illustrations, jacket sketches and a dummy proof for 8 children's books.

Dates

  • 1940-1958

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access and Use:

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.

Extent

24 items

Overview

Collection contains illustrations, jacket sketches and a dummy proof for 8 children's books.

Biographical Sketch

Aldren Watson was born on May 10, 1917 in Brooklyn, New York. He has been an author, illustrator, cartographer and bookbinding instructor. He has illustrated over 200 books for both children and adults and authored books for children, as well as books on bookbinding, carpentry and blacksmithing.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author, vol. 42, pp.193-201.

Physical Location

See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations

Accession Information:

Donated by the illustrator from 1968-1976.

Gift of: Watson, Aldren Auld, 1917-
Title
Aldren Auld Watson Papers
Author
Karen Spilman
Date
01/20/2005
Language of description
Description is in English

Repository Details

Part of the Children's Literature Research Collections Repository

Contact:
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