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Lois Martin Brackett and Evelyn Raymond Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1086

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a typescript for the unpublished story The Story of Bingo the Monkey, written by Lois Martin Brackett. According to Stanley H. Brackett, Lois would write children's stories for art students to illustrate. Two watercolor illustrations made by then-student at the Minneapolis School of Art Evelyn Raymond accompany the typescript.

Dates

  • circa 1933

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be 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. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Lois Martin Brackett was an art librarian at the Minneapolis Institute of Art.

Evelyn Raymond was born in Duluth in 1908 and began studying at the Minneapolis School of Art in 1928. She became a successful sculptor and was commissioned to create a sculpture of Maria L. Sanford for Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol. She also taught at the Walker Art Center. She died in 1998.

Extent

1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains a typescript written by Lois Martin Bracket and two accompanying illustration created by Evelyn Raymond.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Stanley H. Brackett.

Creator

Creator

Source

Title
Lois Martin Brackett and Evelyn Raymond Collection, circa 1933
Status
Completed
Author
Nancy Larsen
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library