Nina Crews Collection
Scope and Contents
The collection includes an oversize inkjet print of a digital photo from the picture book The Neighborhood Sing-Along, taken by Nina Crews.
- circa 2015
- Crews, Nina (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
Nina Crews is an author and illustrator of children's books, primarily working in the mediums of photography and photocollage. She was born in 1963, the daughter of children's book creators Donald Crews and Ann Jonas. She graduated from Yale University with a BA in art, and lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Language of Materials
The collection includes inkjet print of a digital photo from the children's book The Neighborhood Sing-Along.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of the Kerlan Friends, purchased from the American Booksellers Foundation For Free Expression (ABFE) auction in May 2015.
- Children's literature -- Illustrations Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's songs, English -- Text Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Illustration of books -- 21st century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Photographers -- United States -- Juvenile literature Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Photographs Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Picture books Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Nina Crews Collection, circa 2015
- CLRC staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- June 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library