Joy Buba Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of production materials for several children's books illustrated by Joy Buba. It includes paste-ups and ink, pencil, and charcoal illustrations.
- Creation: circa 1946-circa 1970
- Buba, Joy Flinsch, 1904-1998 (Person)
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
Joy Buba was born in 1904 in Lloyd's Neck, New York. She spent her childhood summers outdoors with birds, plants, and animals. She studied at Eberle Studio in New York, then continued schooling in Germany at the Staedel Kunst Institute in Frankfort and the Art Academy in Munich. She became a sculptor, book and magazine illustrator. She died in 1998.
"Joy Flinsch Buba." Something About the Author. Vol. 44. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1986.
Language of Materials
The collection consists of illustrative material for several children's books illustrated by Joy Buba.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Joy Buba.
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Genre / Form
- Joy Buba Papers, circa 1946-circa 1970
- Nancy Larsen
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- July 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library