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Marilyn Fitschen Collection

Identifier: CLRC-2091

Scope and Contents

The collection contains an ink illustration for St. Fidgita, and Other Parodies, written by John Bellairs and illustrated by Marilyn Fitschen.


  • Creation: circa 1966


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

Marilyn Fitschen is an illustrator of children's books. Fitschen received her BFA from Washington University in St. Louis, MO, and worked as a painter, book and magazine illustrator, teacher, accreditation administrator for 20 years at the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). She also is the artist of Grim Fairy Tales for Adults, written by Joel Wells, and Rotten snags! Rotten hair!, co-written by her husband, Dale Fitschen.


1 item

Language of Materials

No linguistic content; Not applicable


This collection consists of Marilyn Fitschen's ink illustration for one book.

Marilyn Fitschen Collection, circa 1966
Ruth Paloma
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Revision Statements

  • April 2023: Collection reprocessed and collection guide updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library