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Lloyd Lózes Goff Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1288

Scope and Contents

The collection contains illustrative and production materials for one children's book, Run, Sandpiper, Run, written and illustrated by Lloyd Lózes Goff and includes dummies, illustration studies, and proof sheets.

Dates

  • circa 1957

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

Lloyd Lózes Goff was an American painter, illustrator, and writer. He was born in 1908 in Dallas, Texas. As a young man he studied art in France, as well as at the Art Students League in New York. During the Great Depression he created art for the Works Progress Administration and the Public Works of Art Project. He was also a member of a group of artists known as the Dallas Nine. He died in New York in 1982.

Biographical source:

Smithsonian American Art Museum. "Lloyd Goff." Accessed January 2022. https://americanart.si.edu/artist/lloyd-goff-1840.

Extent

2 boxes

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains art and production material for one children's book created by Goff.

Title
Lloyd Lózes Goff Papers, circa 1957
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
11-16-04
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • January 2022: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library