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Ronni Solbert papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1861

Scope and Contents

The collection contains illustrative material for 24 children's books, and includes proofs, illustrations, studies, photographs, drafts, and related production materials.

Dates

  • circa 1951-1976

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

Romaine (Ronni) Solbert was born September 7, 1925, in Washington, D.C. She became a painter, sculptor, photographer, writer, and illustrator of children's books. She lives in Vermont.

Extent

4 Linear Feet (1 record carton, 3 flat boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains illustrative material for 24 titles illustrated by Solbert, and includes proofs, illustrations, studies, photographs, drafts, and related production materials.

Arrangement

Collection guide arranged alphabetically by title.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Ronni Solbert
Title
Ronni Solbert Papers, circa 1951-1976
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • 2016: Collection reprocessed, new material added, and finding aid updated

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Kerlan Collection of Children's Literature Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library