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Eileen Christelow Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-943

Scope and Contents

The collection includes holographs, galley proofs, typescripts, dummys, correspondence and other materials for numerous children's books written and illustrated by Christelow, including her first self-illustrated book, Henry and the Red Stripes.

Dates

  • 1982-2003

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

Eileen Christelow was born in Washington, DC in 1943. She received a B.A. in architecture from the University of Pennsylvania and started her career in 1965 as a freelance photographer and then worked as a graphic designer and illustrator. Her work as an author and illustrator of children's books began in 1982 with her self-illustrated Henry and the Red Stripes

Something About the Author, vol 90 p. 55-59.

Extent

000 Linear Feet

Abstract

Includes holographs, galley proofs, typescripts, dummys, correspondence and other materials for numerous children's books written and illustrated by Christelow.

Physical Location

See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by the author
Title
Eileen Christelow Papers
Author
Leslie Czechowski and John Barneson
Date
07/09/2004
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