Tony Waters Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains illustrations, page layouts, correspondence, pen and pencil studies, typescripts, and clippings for three children's books, including The Moon Smile Downand .The Sailor's Bride and the magazines Babybug and Ladybug.
- Creation: 1991-2002
- Waters, Tony, 1958- (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
Tony Waters was born on June 24, 1958 in Charleston, South Carolina. He earned his B.A. from Furman University in 1980. He has been an author and illustrator of children's books since 1991.
"Tony Waters (1958-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 75. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1994.
Language of Materials
Collection contains illustrations and production material for children's books and magazines illustrated by Tony Waters.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Tony Waters.
translation missing: en.enumerations.subject_term_type.Topical
- Children's literature, American
- Illustration of books -- 20th century
- Illustrators -- United States
- Sea stories
Genre / Form
- Tony Waters Papers, 1991-2002
- Karen Spilman
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- February 2021: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library