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Diana Thorne Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1553

Scope and Contents

The collection contains page proofs, ink illustrations, correspondence, and prints of dogs and cats.

Dates

  • 1930-1940, undated

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

Diana Thorne was born in 1894 or 1895 in Odessa, Russia (some sources say Canada). She eventually settled in the United States where she worked as an engraver, commercial artist, and illustrator, best known for her images of dogs and animals. She died in 1963.

Extent

4 boxes

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Collection contains illustrative and related material for work by artist and illustrator Diana Thorne.
Title
Diana Thorne Papers, 1930-1940, undated
Status
Completed
Author
Leslie Czechowski
Date
01/14/2005
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

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Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library