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Robert Lopshire Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-2004

Scope and Contents

The collection contains illustrative material for two picture books, and includes layout and position pages, line drawings with overlays, pen and ink wash drawings, and ink illustrations with separations.

Dates

  • circa 1969-circa 1980

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

Author and illustrator Robert Lopshire was born April 14, 1927, in Sarasota, Florida. He became a freelance artist and illustrator, and has received many painting awards for his realistic still lifes and landscapes. He died in 2002.

Biographical Source:

"Robert Lopshire." Something About the Author. Vol. 6. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1971.

Extent

2 boxes

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains illustrative material for two picture books written and/or illustrated by Robert Lopshire.

Arrangement

Collection guide arranged alphabetically by title.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Robert Lopshire.

Title
Robert Lopshire Papers, circa 1969-circa 1980
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
2005
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

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library