Ellen Viereck Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains dummies, illustrations and separations, sketches, and related material for two non-fiction children's books illustrated by Ellen Viereck.
- circa 1969-circa 1971
- Viereck, Ellen (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
Ellen K. Viereck was born in Brookline, Massachusetts in 1928. She received her B.A. from Vassar College and her M.Ed. at Plymouth State College. She has held positions as a teacher in a number of schools in the United States and has illustrated books written by her husband, Phillip Viereck and illustrated science-related books written by Irving and Ruth Adler.
Biographical source: "Ellen K. Viereck (1928-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 14. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1978.
Language of Materials
Collection contains illustrative material for two books illustrated by Ellen Viereck.
- Children's literature -- Illustrations Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Color separation (technique) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Drawings (visual works) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Geometry -- Juvenile literature 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
- Nuclear energy -- Juvenile literature Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Sketches Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Ellen Viereck Papers, circa 1969-circa 1971
- Leslie Czechowski
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- January 2021: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library