Linda Shute Papers
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.
- Creation: circa 1991
- Shute, Linda (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
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.
"About Me." Linda Shute personal website. Accessed January 2021. https://lindashute.com/about-me.
Language of Materials
The collection contains pencil and watercolor illustrations for children's book illustrated by Shute.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Linda Shute.
- Linda Shute Papers, circa 1991
- Jim Eyer
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- January 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library