Margaret Cosgrove Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains ink and pencil sketches and illustrations for one nonfiction children's book, Bone For Bone, written and illustrated by Margaret Cosgrove.
- Creation: circa 1968
- Cosgrove, Margaret (Person)
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
Margaret Leota Cosgrove was born in Sylvania, Ohio in 1926. She attended the Chicago Art Institute and American Academy of Art and began her career as an illustrator of medical and surgical books. She has written and illustrated a number of books for children on medical and biological topics and illustrated other books.
Biographical source: "Margaret (Leota) Cosgrove (1926-).' Something About the Author. Volume 47. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1987.
Language of Materials
Collection contains ink and pencil sketches and illustrations for one nonfiction children's book.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Margaret Cosgrove in 1971.
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Genre / Form
- Margaret Cosgrove Papers, circa 1968
- Leslie Czechowski
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- October 2021: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library