Patricia Keeler Papers
Scope and Contents
The Patricial Keeler papers contains original illustrations, sketches, dummies, typescripts, and page proofs for the nonfiction picture book Drumbeat in Our feet.
- 2004 - 2013
- Keeler, Patricia A. (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
Patricia Keeler attended college at Virginia Polytechnical and State University, and earned a master's degree from Virginia Commonwealth University. Keeler previously worked in advertising for the Richmond Times Dispatch, as well as an art director for PBS in Richmond, VA. She has written and illustrated numerous works, including Drumbeat in Our Feet, Thank You, Angels, Would You Still Love Me If, and Car Wash. She lives in Hoboken, New Jersey.
2 boxes (1.1 cubic feet)
Language of Materials
This collection consists of typescripts and art related to the publication of Drumbeat in Our Feet by Patricia Keeler.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Patricia Keeler.
- Authors, American -- 21st century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature -- Illustrations Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Dance -- Africa -- Juvenile literature Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Illustration of books -- 21st century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Illustrators -- United States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Picture books Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- watercolors (paintings) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Patricia Keeler Papers, 2004-2013
- Caitlin Marineau
- October 2014
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- June 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
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