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Lizzy Rockwell Papers

Identifier: CLRC-2333

Scope and Contents

The collection contains watercolor illustrations by Lizzy Rockwell for the 1989 picture book Apples and Pumpkins, written by her mother, Anne Rockwell, as well as an ink dummy created by Anne. In addition, the collection holds the watercolor jacket illustrations by Lizzy Rockwell for new editions of several picture books written by Anne Rockwell and originally illustrated by Harlow Rockwell and/or Lizzy Rockwell.


  • 1988 - 2014


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

Author, illustrator, and artist Lizzy Rockwell is the daughter of children's books creators Anne Rockwell and Harlow Rockwell. She studied at Connecticut College and the School of Visual Arts in New York City. She has illustrated over two dozen children's books and also written several books. She lives in Connecticut


.3 Cubic Feet (1 flat box)

Language of Materials



The collection contains illustrations for children's books illustrated by Lizzy Rockwell.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Lizzy Rockwell.

Related Materials

For related materials see the Anne Rockwell Papers and Harlow Rockwell Papers.

Lizzy Rockwell Papers, 1988-2014
Caitlin Marineau
June 2021
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Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library