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Joseph Domjan Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-477

Scope and Contents

The collection contains typescripts and correspondence for four titles written and/or illustrated by Joseph Domjan, as well as a fan letter from a child and several photographs of Domjan.

Dates

  • 1962 - 1970

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 Sketch

Joseph Domjan was born March 15, 1907 in Budapest, Hungary. He was woodcut artist and author who has received much recognition for his art. He came to the United States in 1957. Most of his writings for children reflect the folk tales, fairy tales and legends with which he grew up in his native Hungary. Domjan died in New York in 1992.

Extent

4 folders

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains correspondence, typescripts, and related material for several titles written and/or illustrated by Joseph Domjan.
Title
Joseph Domjan Collection, 1962-1970
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
11/4/03
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library