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Shirley Hughes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1826

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a corrected proof with an inscription from the creator for the title Stories by Firelight by Shirley Hughes.

Dates

  • 1993

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

Shirley Hughes is an English author and illustrator. She was born near Liverpool, England in 1927 and studied at the Liverpool Art School and the Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Arts at Oxford University where she decided to focus on illustrating books. He first children's books were created when her children were young and at the age to be read to.

Biographical source: "Shirley Hughes." Something About the Author. Vol. 110. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2000.

Extent

1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains a corrected proof for one title by Shirley Hughes.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Shirley Hughes.
Title
Shirley Hughes Papers, 1993
Status
Completed
Author
Leslie Czechowski
Date
2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • April 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau

Collecting Area Details

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Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library