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Herschel Wartik Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1575

Scope and Contents

The collection contains illustrations, paste-ups, dummy, and jacket layouts for three children's books written by Herbert Spencer Zim and illustrated by Wartik.

Dates

  • circa 1951-1952

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

Herschel Wartik illustrated multiple books for children in the 1950s and 1960s, including several nonfiction works by Herbert Spencer Zim.

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Collection contains illustrations and production material for three children's books illustrated by Wartik.
Title
Herschel Wartik Papers, circa 1951-1952
Status
Completed
Author
Karen Spilman
Date
01/20/2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • February 2021: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library