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Elinore Blaisdell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-753

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of production materials for eight titles.

Dates

  • 1938-1951

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access and Use:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.

Copyright:

This collection is 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.

Biographical Sketch

Elinore Blaisdell is a noted author and illustrator of children's books. She studied art in London at the Slade School of Art and in New York. In 1939 she won the Julia Ellsworth Ford Foundation Award for best children's book manuscript with her work 'Falcon Fly Rack'. In addition to illustrating books, Miss Blaisdell also teaches art at the The Art Career School in New York City.

Extent

000 Linear Feet

Abstract

The collection consists of production materials for eight titles.

Physical Location

See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Elinore Blaisdell contributed the collection in 1951.

One watercolor illustration of jacket art from Rhymes and Verses donated by Laura Godwin (item was originally framed and displayed in the Macmillan editorial offices).

Creator

Source

Title
Elinore Blaisdell Papers
Author
Nancy Larsen
Date
4/28/2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is in English

Revision Statements

  • August 2020: Watercolor painting donated by Laura Godwin added to collection guide.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library