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Helen Siegl Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1685

Scope and Contents

The collection contains woodcut illustration prints for children's books illustrated by Helen Siegl in the late 1960s and early 1970s: The Dancing Palm Tree and One Trick Too Many.

Dates

  • circa 1968-circa 1973

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

Helen Siegl was born August 18, 1924, in Vienna, Austria. She came to the United States in 1952, working as an artist and book illustrator. She was best known for her printmaking, including woodblock, plaster, and linoleum. Siegl died in 2009.

Biographical Source: "Helen Siegl (1924-)." Something About the Author." Vol. 34. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1985.

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains woodcut illustrations for two children's books illustrated by Helen Siegl.

Arrangement

Collection guide arranged alphabetically by published title.

Creator

Title
Helen Siegl Papers, circa 1968-circa 1973
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 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