Marcellus Hall Papers
Scope and Contents
This collection contains over sixty pages of illustrations, sketches, and notes on the artwork for the book The City I Love. The majority of the art work is paint on paper with some ink on paper as well as text (notes).
- 2008 - 2009
- Hall, Marcellus (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
Marcellus Hall is an artist and musician who lives in New York City. He grew up in Minneapolis and went to school at the Rhode Island School of Design. He has illustrated numerous children’s books as well as had his work appear in magazines such as the New Yorker and The Atlantic.
Language of Materials
This collection contains artwork from the book The City I Love.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of the Illustrator, Marcellus Hall
- Children's literature -- Illustrations Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Cities and towns -- Juvenile poetry Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- City and town life -- Juvenile poetry Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Illustration of books -- 21st century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Illustrators -- United States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Marcellus Hall Papers, 2008-2009
- Kristell Benson
- February 16, 2017
- 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
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