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Theodor Geisel (Dr. Seuss) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1190

<emph render="bold">Scope and Content</emph>

The collection contains 1 watercolor jacket illustration.

Dates

  • 1953

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.

<emph render="bold">Biographical Sketch</emph>

Biographical Sketch Theodor Geisel was born March 2, 1904, in Springfield Massachusetts, and died September 24, 1991. Under the name Dr. Seuss he was one of the leading children's authors of the twentieth century, creating rhyming fantasy worlds peopled by nonsense characters such as the Cat in the Hat and the Grinch. He won several major awards, including a Pulitzer Prize in 1984.

Biographical Sources: Something About the Author, vols. 1,28,67,75,100; Children's Literature Review, vol. 53

Extent

1 box

Abstract

The collection contains 1 illustration for 1 title.

<emph render="bold">Arrangement</emph>

Scrambled Eggs Super!, 1953

Physical Location

See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Title
Theodor Geisel Papers
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
10-19-04
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is in English

Collecting Area Details

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