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Harvé Stein Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1897

Scope and Contents

The collection contains illustrative material for children's books illustrated by Stein, and includes original black and white illustrations, ink sketches and illustrations, and an original colored jacket illustration.

Dates

  • circa 1947-circa 1958

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

Harvé Stein was born in 1904 in Chicago, Ill. An artist and illustrator, he studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and the Academie Julian in Paris. In addition to illustrating children's books, he taught at several colleges and also worked as an art restorer.

"Harvé Stein." Something About the Author. Vol. 30. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1983.

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains illustrative material, most original, for four children's books illustrated by Stein.

Arrangement

Collection guide arranged alphabetically by title.
Title
Harvé Stein Papers, circa 1947-circa 1958
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
5-3-05
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • July 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

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Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library