Harvé Stein Collection
Scope and Contents
The collection contains illustrative material for four children's books illustrated by Stein, and includes original ink illustrations, ink sketches, and a watercolor book jacket illustration.
- Creation: circa 1947-circa 1959
- Stein, Harvé, 1904-1996 (Person)
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.
Language of Materials
The collection contains illustrative material for four children's books illustrated by Stein.
Collection guide arranged alphabetically by publication title.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Dr. Irvin Kerlan.
- Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642 -- Juvenile literature (Depicted, Person)
- Kerlan, Irvin, 1912-1963 (Donor, Person)
translation missing: en.enumerations.subject_term_type.Topical
Genre / Form
- Harvé Stein Papers, circa 1947-circa 1959
- Jim Eyer
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- June 2023: Collection reprocessed and collection guide updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library