Skip to main content

Richard M. Powers Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1774

Scope and Contents

The collection contains illustrations and mechanical paste-ups for the children's books Burro Benedicto and Other Folktales and Legends Of Mexico, To Tell My People, illustrated by Richard Powers.

Dates

  • circa 1960-circa 1968

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

Richard M. Powers was an American illustrator born in 1921. He was best known for his science fiction and fantasy illustrations. He died in 1996.

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains illustrative material for two children's books illustrated by Richard Powers.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Part of the collection was given to Dr. Irvin Kerlan, who gave it to the University of Minnesota and some was a gift from Richard Powers.

Title
Richard M. Powers Collection, circa 1960-circa 1968
Status
Completed
Author
Lois Steer, April 2005
Date
04/25/2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • October 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library