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Donald Crews Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1359

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a collage and tempera dummy and typescript pages for one children's book and non-original pasteups for another book.

Dates

  • 1967, 1979

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.

Biographical Sketch

Donald Crews was born in Newark, New Jersey in 1938 and attended Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. He drew and sketched as a child, trained as a designer in college, and turned to writing and illustrating as an adult. He has created numerous award-winning children's books, including his first, We Read: A to Z.

Biographical source: Something About the Author, vol. 76, pp. 4.

Extent

80 items

Abstract

Collection contains a collage and tempera dummy and typescript pages for one children's book and non-original pasteups for another book.

Physical Location

See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations

Accession Information:

Donated by the author in 1968.
Title
Donald Crews Papers
Author
Leslie Czechowski
Date
11/29/2004
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

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library