Tom Lichtenheld Papers
Scope and Contents
The Tom Lichtenheld Papers collection contains production material pertaining to the production of eleven books and one unpublished work created by Lichtenheld, including: pencil, pastel, and ink sketches, page proofs, artists’ dummies, final line art, editor’s copies, front matter, layout notes, typescripts, andcorrespondence.
- Creation: 2000 - 2015
- Lichtenheld, Tom (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
Tom Lichtenheld graduated from University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1979. His career began as art director, illustrator and author at Fallon in Minneapolis, MN from 1984-2001. Since then he has been a freelance art director, writer, and illustrator. He has received many honors and awards for his work.
"Tom Lichtenheld." Something About the Author. Vol 152. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2005.
4 Linear Feet (2 record cartons and 2 oversized boxes)
Language of Materials
The Tom Lichtenheld Papers collection contains production material pertaining to the production of eleven children's books and one unpublished work created by Tom Lichtenheld.
Collection guide arranged alphabetically by title.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Tom Lichtenheld.
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Genre / Form
- Artists -- Juvenile fiction
- Authors, American -- 21st century
- Automobiles -- Juvenile fiction
- Best friends -- Juvenile fiction
- Children's literature -- Illustrations
- Children's stories, American
- Cleanliness -- Juvenile fiction
- Drawing -- Juvenile fiction
- English language -- Alphabet -- Juvenile literature
- Friendship -- Juvenile fiction
- Heroes -- Juvenile fiction
- Humorous stories
- Illustration of books -- 21st century
- Monsters -- Juvenile literature
- Numbers, Natural -- Juvenile fiction
- Parent and child -- Juvenile fiction
- Picture books
- Pirates -- Juvenile fiction
- Rain and rainfall -- Juvenile fiction
- Wishes -- Juvenile fiction
- Tom Lichtenheld Papers, 2000-2015
- David E Byer
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- October 2014: Collection reprocessed by Cheryll Fong, EAD updated by Cheryll Fong and Carter Thurmond.
- 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