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Cyril W. Hodges Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1384

Scope and Contents

The Cyril Hodges collection includes an artist's dummy, sketches, proofs, and black and white illustrations for two books, a magazine story, and an untitled book.

Dates

  • 1958, 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

Cyril Walter Hodges was born in 1909 in Beckenham, Kent, England. He was a free-lance illustrator, designer and artist. He also self-illustrated and written many works for young people.

Extent

2 boxes

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Collection includes illustrative material for two books, a magazine story, and an untitled book.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The author/illustrator gave pieces of the collection to Dr. Kerlan between 1952 and 1956. Rose Dobbs, the author of Once Upon a Time Story Book, a book illustrated by Hodges, also donated an artist's dummy in 1968.

Title
Cyril W. Hodges Collection, 1958, undated
Status
Completed
Author
Elizabeth Langley
Date
12/2/04
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • September 2021: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library