David Omar White Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains two ink illustrations for Black Fairy Tales, illustrated by David Omar White.
- circa 1969
- White, David Omar (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
David Omar White was an artist, illustrator, and cartoonist. He was born in 1927 and served in the Navy during World War II. He studied at the Arts Center School in Los Angeles, CA, Claremont Graduate School, and Columbia University. He worked in a wide variety of mediums, including drawings, paintings, sculpture, and political cartoons. He died in 2009.
"About." David Omar White website. Accessed January 2021. http://davidomarwhite.squarespace.com/about.
Language of Materials
Collection contains two ink illustrations by illustrator David Omar White.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of David Omar White.
- Children's literature -- Illustrations Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Drawings (visual works) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Folklore -- South Africa Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Illustration of books -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Illustrators -- United States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- David Omar White Papers, circa 1969
- Karen Spilman
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- January 2021: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
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