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Joy Buba Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1910

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.

Dates

  • circa 1946-circa 1970

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

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.

Biographical Source:

"Joy Flinsch Buba." Something About the Author. Vol. 44. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1986.

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection consists of illustrative material for several children's books illustrated by Joy Buba.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Joy Buba.
Title
Joy Buba Papers, circa 1946-circa 1970
Status
Completed
Author
Nancy Larsen
Date
2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • July 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