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Ben Stahl Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1881

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a corrected typescript, corrected proof, correspondence, and ink illustration for The Secret of Red Skull, the sequel to Blackbeard's Ghost.

Dates

  • 1970, 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

Benjamin Stahl was born September 7, 1910, in Chicago, IL and died October, 1987, in Sarasota, FL. He was an artist, illustrator, educator, and author, whose work won many honors and awards.

Biographical Sources: "Ben(jamin Albert) Stahl." Something About the Author, Vol. 54. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1989.

Extent

3 folders

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains production material for one children's book by Stahl.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Ben Stahl.
Title
Ben Stahl Papers, 1970, undated
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • April 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Kerlan Collection of Children's Literature Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library