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Marilyn Hirsh Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1271

Scope and Contents

The collection includes ink and watercolor dummies, sheets of ink and watercolor studies, as well as illustrations with separations for one title.

Dates

  • 1972

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

Marilyn Hirsh was born in Chicago in 1944 and died in 1988. She was an author and illustrator of over 30 children's books, many focusing on Jewish themes. She was often inspired by the recollections of relatives.

Extent

000 Linear Feet

Abstract

The collection includes ink and watercolor dummies, sheets of ink and watercolor studies, as well as illustrations with separations for one title.

Arrangement

How the world got its color, 1972

Physical Location

See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was donated by the author in 1979.

Gift of: Hirsh, Marilyn
Title
Marilyn Hirsh Collection
Author
Elizabeth Langley
Date
11/11/04
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is in English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library