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Linda Shute Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1679

Scope and Contents

The collection contains pencil and watercolor illustrations for the picture book The Magic Fort, written by Juanita Havill and illustrated by Shute.

Dates

  • circa 1991

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

Author and illustrator Linda Shute is the creator of over a dozen picture books for children. She was born in Miami, Florida, studied painting at the Eliot McMurrough School of Art, and earned a degree in art and art history from Florida State University. In addition to her illustration work, she has taught at Ringling College of Art and Design in Sarasota, Florida. Shute currently lives in Florida.

Biographical Source:

"About Me." Linda Shute personal website. Accessed January 2021. https://lindashute.com/about-me.

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains pencil and watercolor illustrations for children's book illustrated by Shute.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Linda Shute.

Creator

Title
Linda Shute Papers, circa 1991
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
2-15-05
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • January 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library