Velma Ilsley Papers
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Collection illustrative materials for 23 titles, in various media, including studies, illustrations, and other production materials for jackets, end papers, title pages, and text illustrations.
- Ilsley, Velma (Person)
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Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 12
ca. 4.06 Cubic Feet
Velma Ilsley contributed illustrative materials for 23 titles, including studies, illustrations, and other production materials for jackets, end papers, title pages, and text illustrations.
See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Velma Ilsley began contributing her materials to the Kerlan Collection in 1970, with the studies and illustrations for 8 titles in November, and another 4 titles the next month. In a memo to the curator she noted that she had grouped the titles by production method. Time for Lissa, Mystery at the Doll Hospital, Mystery in the Square Tower, A Busy Day for Chris, Miss Jellytot's Visit, Stars for Christy, Pink Hat, Heart of Camp were done from models or photographs. What's a Cousin, Mystery at the Shoals, Brownies, It's Christmas, Mystery at Hurricane Castle were done without models.
This collection was processed with financial assistance from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
- Velma Ilsley Papers.
- Jim Eyer
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- Description is in English