Children's Literature Collection (Northeast Children's Literature Collection)
Contact the CuratorTerri Goldich
Curator for the Northeast Children's Literature Collection
Archives & Special Collections
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center
University of Connecticut Libraries
405 Babbidge Road Unit 1205
Storrs, CT 06269-1205
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Alexander (Martha G.) Papers Finding Aid
The Martha Alexander Papers consist of the manuscripts, dummies, and proofs for a significant number of her published works, in addition to two boxes of her books.
Aller (Susan B.) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains the original manuscripts of children's author Susan B. Aller as well as her collection of works by J.M. Barrie.
Babbitt (Natalie) Papers Finding Aid
The papers of children's author and illustrator, Natalie Babbitt include correspondence, reviews, publicity, manuscripts, drafts, illustrations and finished artwork for sixteen books and several articles.
Baum (Arline) Papers Finding Aid
Collection consists of original artwork for "Opt, An Illusionary Tale", along with two textbooks (and associated teaching guides) in which the "Opt" book was reprinted.
Bloom-Slayton Correspondence Collection Finding Aid
The collection contains the initial letter from Slayton to Bloom and Blooms response. Also included is a photocopy of the cover of Yonder and one letter from John Atwater to Roger Crossgrove conveying the Bloom-Slayton correspondence.
Bragdon (Lillian J.) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains the books and correspondence from Lillian J. Bragdon's career as a children's author and editor.
Buck (Margaret Waring) Papers Finding Aid
undated, circa 1860-1993
Margaret Waring Buck has produced a number of self-illustrated books explaining how animals live in the wild. The typical Buck nature book contains detailed black-and-white drawings of the plants, animals, insects and birds to be found in a particular outdoors location, along with an explanatory text ideal for young naturalists who are beginning to learn about the subject. The collection includes manuscript materials and original artwork by Miss Buck for The Face - What it Means, and for several of Miss Bucks nature books, including Along the Seashore and How They Grow. Collection also includes a wide range of Miss Bucks personal papers and memorabilia, including a large number of photographs, many dating back to the 1800s. The collection contains images or information on the following families: Buck, Atwater, Waring and Pratchett. Notebooks and newspaper clippings from the 1990-93 period are also present.
Butler (Francelia) Papers Finding Aid
This collection has not yet been organized for unassisted research use. Researchers wishing to access this collection must make prior arrangements with the Curator before visiting Archives Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center.
Butterworth (Oliver) Papers Finding Aid
The papers of Oliver Butterworth, native of Connecticut and educator and author of children's books. The collection contains correspondence, notes, drafts, manuscripts, galleys, proofs, artwork, scripts and published books pertaining to Butterworth's career and interests.
Carle (Eric) Collection Finding Aid
The collection contains one artifact ("The Very Hungry Caterpillar").
Carroll (David M.) Collection Finding Aid
One folder containing correspondence, notes, sketches and a calendar created in conjunction with an exhibition held in the Libraries in 1996.
Catanese (Paul W.) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains manuscripts and correspondence associated with two of Mr. Catanese's books, "The Brave Apprentice" and "The Thief and the Beanstalk."
Chartier (Normand) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains artwork, notes, correspondence, photographs and other materials pertaining to Chartier's illustrations of several children's books.
Chess (Victoria) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains materials pertaining to eleven books or stories illustrated by Victoria Chess.
Christensen (Bonnie) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains the original illustrations, woodcut blocks, research materials, and manuscript materials of Bonnie Christensen.
Clayton (Stephanie) Collection of Little Red Riding Hood Finding Aid
The collection contains assorted realia related to, and depicting, the Little Red Riding Hood Fairy Tale. The collection contains stuffed animals, dolls, porcelain figures, and a clock.
Cole (Joanna) Papers Finding Aid
This collection contains the editorial correspondence, manuscripts and sketches of Joanna Cole, a writer of Children's books and author of the Magic School Bus series.
Cooney (Barbara) Papers Finding Aid
Barbara Cooney (1917-2000) was a freelance author and illustrator of over 100 books for children. The collection contains the preliminary and finished artwork for 21 titles.
Cooper (Floyd) Collection Finding Aid
The collection consists of one illustration on matte board. Mr. Cooper uses a watercolor wash and erasure process to create his illustrations.
Davis (Katie) Papers Finding Aid
Katie Davis is a Connecticut-based children's author and illustrator. This collection contains original works of art, book dummies, correspondence, and manuscripts that relate to eight of her published works. The collection also includes original art and realia pertaining to a copyrighted character that Davis created called Scared Guy.
DePalma (Mary Newell) Papers Finding Aid
The collection includes the materials used to create several of Ms. DePalma's works, such as My Chair, The Strange Egg, Many Millions of Leaves, A Grand Old Tree, The Perfect Gift, and The Nutcracker Doll.
dePaola (Tomie) Collection Finding Aid
The Tomie dePaola collection contains Tomie's art-work, sketch books and paintings from the beginning of his career, as well as many different editions from each book he wrote or illustrated, including foreign editions. Some of the languages represented are Portuguese, Swedish, Finnish, French Canadian, German, Afrikaans, and even Zulu. Original illustrations from books, as well as paintings and other art work spanning from his childhood years are included. The collection also contains marketing items from his books, such as towels, porcelain jewelry containers, music boxes, paper goods (wrapping paper, cups & plates), quilts from schools, and a large selection of Christmas tree ornaments designed by Tomie.
Dyer (Jane) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains original art, research material, photographs, sketches, dummies, manuscripts, galleys, proofs, correspondence, publicity material, and reviews from 1986-2000 (bulk,1989-1997). There are several oversized posterboards, that show the process of how the illustrator progressed from research material to sketches to the finished illustration, that were used at book fairs, schools, and presentations.
Estes (Eleanor) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains professional and personal correspondence, photographs, drafts, essays, newspaper clippings and ephemera related to Estes long career as a children's book author and illustrator.
Finkelstein (Norman H.) Papers Finding Aid
Norman H. Finkelstein is a Massachusetts-based writer of nonfiction for children and adults.The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, galleys, proofs and further editorial material pertaining to the author's career and his 16 published and 19 unpublished works.
Fisher (Clavin) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains copies of publications in which the author published short stories and photocopies of correspondence, articles, reviews and related information.
Fisher (Leonard Everett) Papers Finding Aid
Leonard Everett Fisher, the well-known author and illustrator, was born in Bronx, New York, in 1924. By the time he was in second grade, he was already winning awards for his artwork. After serving in World War II as a cartographer, he attended Yale Universitys School of Art where he received his Bachelors and Masters degrees in Fine Arts. His first book, "The Silken Secret", was published in 1954. Fishers work covers a broad range, as he writes history, science, biographies, science fiction, legends, and poetry. Mr. Fisher has been honored with such awards as the Joseph Pulitzer Painting Fellowship, the William Wirt Winchester Traveling Fellowship, the Premio Grafico Fiera di Bologna, the 1981 National Jewish Book Award for Childrens Literature, and the Christopher Medal, along with numerous others for his painting, writing and illustrating skills. In addition to authoring over eighty books, and illustrating more than two hundred and sixty, Mr. Fisher has also designed ten United States Postage stamps. Although he is well known and admired for his scratchboard drawings and his black and white acrylic illustrations, he also uses other media. Some of Leonard Everett Fishers books include "The Great Wall of China"," Gandhi", "The Seven Days of Creation", "The White House", and his more recent "Cyclops", and "Alexander Graham Bell" (1999).
Flora (James) Papers Finding Aid
The collection consists of original art and sketches, in some cases providing complete art for the books. Other assorted materials include color separations and two complete book dummies.
Gackenbach (Dick) Papers Finding Aid
The collection includes manuscripts, dummies, sketches, and original artwork for 21 books and one audio cassette.
Galdone (Paul) Collection Finding Aid
The four color separations appear to be from a cover or title page for "Puss in Boots".
Gramatky (Hardie) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains original art, manuscripts and research materials for "Happys Christmas", published in 1970 by Putnam. An attempt has been made to put the revisions in a logical progressive order but the authors order is not necessarily recreated in the folders.
Greenwalt (Mary) Papers Finding Aid
The Mary Greenwalt Papers include forty-four illustrations of her works on the lives of famous composers published between 1936 and 1946. Twenty-two illustrations have been identified as to the books in which they appeared; twenty-two remain unconnected to published works.
Grover (Beatrice) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains the original manuscript and illustrations of Broad Stripes and Bright Stars.
Hafner (Marylin) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains correspondence, illustrations, pre and post publication materials pertaining to 28 titles illustrated by Ms. Hafner
Hoberman (Mary Ann) Papers Finding Aid
The collection consists of materials related to children's author Mary Ann Hoberman. The recipient of numerous awards for her children's books and poetry. The materials include her and other authors books, manuscripts, original artwork, poetry, and various administrative records.
Hoffman (Rosekrans) Papers Finding Aid
The collection consists of 12 pieces of correspondence and 41 pieces of original artwork pertaining to Jane Yolen's Mother Goose Songbook (1992).
Hogrogian (Nonny) Papers Finding Aid
Illustrations, drawings, and proofs of works by children's book author and illustrator Nonny Hogrogian. The collection contains materials related to more than two dozen works by Hogrogian.
Houghton Mifflin Company Records Finding Aid
Hubbell (Patricia) Papers Finding Aid
Books and poems by author Patricia Hubbell. The collection contains more than a dozen of Hubbell's works, as well as correspondence, notes, manuscrips, and dummies produced during her career.
Hyman (Trina Schart) Papers Finding Aid
Collection of children's book author and illustrator Triana Schart Hyman. The collection contains correspondence, illustrations, manuscripts, and notes related to her and other authors' works.
Jakobsen (Kathy) Papers Finding Aid
Jakobsen is one of America's premier folk artists. Her paintings are part of a number of permanent collections, including those of the Museum of American Folk Art and the Smithsonian. She is well known as a book illustrator for such titles as "Johnny Appleseed" (1990) and "This Land is Your Land"(1998) and has authored and illustrated two books, "My New York"(1993) and "Meet me in the Magic Kingdom"(1995).
Jeffers (Susan) Papers Finding Aid
Art of childhood illustration press proofs for cover.
Katz (David A.) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains materials relating to Katz's publication You can be a woman engineer published in 1995, sixth in his "You can be a woman..." series.
Kellogg (Steven) Collection Finding Aid
The collection consists of a stuffed toy in a plastic jar [Mysterious Tadpole & Toy in a Jar, Penguin Putnam, 1997] and drawings by Kellogg created during a Childrens Bookfair event.
Klak (Helen A.) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains illustrations, separations, correspondence and a published copy of the book.
Knight (Clayton) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains Knight's manuscripts materials, such as book dummies, book jacket dummies and illustrations.
Knight (Hilary) Papers Finding Aid
Hilary Knight is the son of author/illustrators Clayton Knight and Katherine Sturges. Knight has carried out the family tradition of having a career in children's literature, as he has illustrated over fifty children's books. He is well known for his illustrations for the classic Eloise books. The extensive collection includes materials for books such as When I Have a Little Girl, Most-of-The-Time Maxie, Pettifur and Ten Tall Soldiers. Besides this initial donation, Mr. Knight has also donated materials by and about his mother, illustrator Katherine Sturges.
Krauss (Ruth) Papers Finding Aid
The Ruth Krauss Papers span the late 1920s to the early 1990s (bulk dates 1950s-1980s) and includes materials pertaining to Krauss's writing for children and for adults, from the earliest stages to final, published works. The collection also includes correspondence and financial records, and some material related to Krausss husband David Liesk (Crockett Johnson). The collection, especially in the Childrens Literature series, is incomplete; the papers contain little or no materials pertaining to some of Krausss works, especially some of the earlier ones.
Krupinski (Loretta) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains original and final artwork, sketches, correspondence, proofs, layouts, book dummies, illustrations, and galleys for twenty-three books illustrated by Loretta Krupinski.
Lawson (Marie) Papers Finding Aid
Marie Lawson, resident of Westport, Connecticut, was an author and illustrator of books for young people. The collection contains research notes, drafts, dummies, and illustrations for her "Strange Sea Stories" and a number of apparently unpublished works.
Lewin (Ted and Betsy) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains watercolor illustrations from two books by Ted Lewin [The Ghost of Grannoch Moor, William MacKellar, 1973 and The Witch of Glen Gowrie, William MacKellar, 1978] and one by Betsy Lewin [Araminta's Paintbox, Karen Ackerman, 1990]. Proofs for the last title are also included.
Liberman (Judith) Papers Finding Aid
The Judith Liberman papers consist of the correspondence and original manuscript materials of artist and author Judith Liberman. Specifically, the collection focuses on materials that relate to two of her children's books, "The Bird's Last Song" and "Ice Cream Snow."
Lobel (Arnold) Papers Finding Aid
Original text and artwork produced by children's book author and illustrator Arnold Lobel. Lobel created over 100 children's books during his career, including the "Frog and Toad" series.
MacDonald (Suse) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains artwork, illustrations, correspondence and related materials pertaining to Sus MacDonald, awarding winning author/illustrator of fourteen children's books as of 2010.
MacKellar (William) Papers Finding Aid
The author of twenty-nine books for children and young adults, Mr. MacKellar also taught courses in creative writing and conducted many literary workshops. The collection contains illustrations, dummies and manuscripts associated with four titles. Mr. MacKellar also donated a signifcant number of his books.
Maestro (Betsy and Guilio) Papers Finding Aid
Materials related to children's book authors and illustrators Betsy and Guilio Maestro. The materials include illustrations, manuscripts, and notes related to works published by the pair.
Marshall (James) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains original art, dummies, manuscripts, proofs, and sketchbooks for approximately sixty books and short stories. There is almost no correspondence. Marshall, who also worked using the pseudonym Edward Marshall, is best known for his series of George and Martha books, in addition to "The Stupids", "Fox", and" Miss Nelson". Furthermore, he has illustrated new versions of many childrens classics, including "Cinderella", "Red Riding Hood", "Hansel and Gretel", and "Goldilocks and the Three Bears". In 1989, Marshall received Caldecott Honors from the American Library Association for "Goldilocks and the Three Bears".
Marzollo (Jean) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains books illustrated by Marzollo and promotional puzzles and games based on the popular series I Spy written by several prominent authors including Walter Wick.
Means (Mary Greenough) Collection Finding Aid
This collection contains original artwork, sketches, sketchbooks, correspondence, articles, and paper dolls by Mary Greenough Means, a children's book illustrator. The Means family is associated with an historic Means house in Amherst, NH.
Mills (Lauren A.) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains sketches, illustrations, correspondence, manuscripts, drafts, dummies and proofs for six books illustrated by Lauren Mills. Of these six books, Ms. Mills authored two as well as illustrating them. The collection includes "The Rag Coat", "Tatterhood and the Hobgoblins, A Norwegian Folktale", "Where the Towers Pierce the Sky" (jacket only)," Anne of Green Gables", "Elfabet, An ABC of Elves" (CLC C1842), and "The Tsar's Promise".
Minor (Wendell) Papers Finding Aid
The Wendell Minor Papers include incomplete sets of manuscripts, dummies, sketches, drawings, illustrations, and proofs associated with fifteen books illustrated by Wendell Minor. The collection also contains greeting cards and posters illustrated by Minor.
Moser (Barry) Papers Finding Aid
The holdings do not include many original watercolors, the collection does contain a wide assortment of supplementary materials used in the design and production of Mosers childrens books. Since 1987, Moser has illustrated and designed a wide range of childrens books, totalling close to 200 books for his career. Moser has worked with a wide variety of publishers and authors, but as a book designer he takes a leading role in selecting the type and layout for his books, in addition to providing the illustrations. Moser has also written several books on his own and has also adapted a number of classic childrens stories.
Movable Book Society Records Finding Aid
The collection contains the records of the Movable Book Society, donated by Frank Gagliardi, a member of the Society who has donated numerous children's pop-up books
Nacht (Merle) Papers Finding Aid
Merle Nacht's illustrations have appeared in "The New York Times," "The Wall Street Journal," "The Washington Post," "The Hartford Courant," and many other publications. She is a frequent contributor to "The New Yorker," where her illustrations have graced the prestigious magazine's cover and pages. The collection contains correspondence, books, covers of "The New Yorker," a large original cover illustration and other manuscripts.
Nolan (Dennis) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains materials relating to twenty-two books. Mr. Nolan has either written, illustrated or contributed to the design of all of the books represented in the collection. Materials include manuscripts, book plans, revisions, drafts, sketches, some original drawings, dummies, proofs, paste ups, and production proofs (folded and gathered). There is very little finished artwork in the collection (identified as illustrations rather than sketches).
Orr (Katherine Shelley) Papers Finding Aid
This collection has not yet been organized for unassisted research use. Researchers wishing to access this collection must make prior arrangements with the Curator before visiting Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center. Ms. Orr has donated original art and miscellaneous production materials for The Natural World of the Turks and Caicos and an unidentified color illustration. In recent years, she donated her book, Beautiful Heart, Beautiful SpiritHer father, William Orr, also added to his daughter's collection with the donation of original illustrations, spot art, proof sheets, correspondence, books and manuscript materials.
Parker (Robert Andrew) Papers Finding Aid
Born in 1927 in New Jersey, Parker is the illustrator of over forty childrens books. His work has been recognized with several prizes: 1970 Caldecott Honor for Pop Corn and Ma Goodness by Edna Mitchell Preston, 1972 American Institute of Graphics Arts Book Show for Liams Catch by Dorothy Parker and a 1982 American Library Association Notable Book award for The Whistling Skeleton edited by John Bierhorst. The collection contains the original art for the illustrations in "Aunt Skilly and the Stranger" by Kathleen Stevens.
Paul (Alison) Papers Finding Aid
Galley proofs for "The Crow" published in 2007.
Peck (Richard) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains drafts and proofs of Mr. Peck's publication, Here Lies the Librarian.
Podwal (Mark) Papers Finding Aid
The collection includes promotional materials, three pieces of original art and an incomplete set of proofs for "King Solomon and his Magic Ring."
Ransom (Candice F.) Papers Finding Aid
Ms. Ransom is the author of many children's books. She has donated materials associated with over twenty-five novels (including reference and research materials) and thirty other published works (including some foreign language editions).
Riggio (Anita) Papers Finding Aid
Anita Riggio has illustrated a number of children's books and has also worked as a cartoonist and a commercial illustrator. The collection consists of original artwork and manuscripts for 25 children's books and two magazine articles, in addition to a selection of Ms. Riggio's production materials for her commercial work.
Rogasky (Barbara) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains research notes, correspondence, drafts, revisions and other materials pertaining to stories or books written by Ms. Rogasky.
Sarg (Tony) Collection Finding Aid
The collection contains one ink, crayon (?) and watercolor sketch.
Scarry (Richard) Papers Finding Aid
The Richard Scarry Papers contain materials related to Scarry himself, but the majority of the archives pertains to the creation, production, and distribution of his books for children. The archives contains materials and correspondence concerning Scarry's early work, with Western Publishing and Little Golden Books, beginning in the 1950s. A greater amount of material concerns the works produced by Scarry during his later association with Random House.
Seiden (Art) Papers Finding Aid
Assorted pieces of original art by Art Seiden. Most pieces are matted, many have captions written on the artwork by the artist. No complete texts are represented.
Shea (Pegi Deitz) Papers Finding Aid
The collection includes materials associated with both of the authors books. Materials for "Bungalow, Fungalow" and "The Whispering Cloth", originally titled "Stitches", include correspondence, research materials, photographs, manuscripts and galleys of the book, in addition to clippings, presentation and marketing materials.
Simont (Marc) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains illustrations and text for approximately eighty books. There is almost no correspondence and several of the titles are missing illustrations. He has illustrated books for numerous authors in addition to himself, among the most notable are James Thurber and Marjorie Weinman Sharmat. His illustrations for Janice May Udrys "A Tree is Nice" won the Caldecott Award in 1957, and he received Caldecott Honors for his pictures in Ruth Krausss "The Happy Day". Simont has also been recognized by the Child Study Association, Society of Illustrators, New York Academy of Sciences, New Jersey Institute of Technology, American Institute of Graphic Arts and the Today Show.
Smith (Joseph A.) Papers Finding Aid
Collection consists of original illustrations for a number of the books that Smith has illustrated. Collection also includes a number of publisher proofs for the color art. There are preliminary dummies available for several of the titles, and a few assorted pieces of correspondence between Smith and his publishers.
Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators (New England) Records Finding Aid
The Records of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators consists of newsletters from 1980-2010, flyers and brochures for the Annual Conference, and correspondence from the chapter's Regional Advisors for 1992.
Stock (Catherine) Papers Finding Aid
Works of art, dummies, and gallery proofs produced by children's book author Catherine Stock.
Szekeres (Cyndy) Papers Finding Aid
The Cyndy Szekeres Papers consist mainly of correspondence, artwork, and publishing materials for over two dozen Cyndy Szekeres titles, dating from 1961 to the 1980s. The collection also includes pieces from later dates. The collection includes both preliminary and finished artwork, dummies, separations, and proofs, as well as typescripts for select titles.
Tarbescu (Edith) Papers Finding Aid
This collection has not yet been organized for unassisted research use. Researchers wishing to access this collection must make prior arrangements with the Curator before visiting Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center. Ms. Tarbescu is the author of several scripts and children's books. The collection contains an original manuscript and photograph for Annushka's Voyage.
Thomson (Bill) Papers Finding Aid
The Bill Thomson Papers contain artwork spanning from his high school days in Southington, CT, to his recent picture books, "Building with Dad, Chalk, Baseball Hour," "Karate Hour" and "Soccer Hour." The collection contains sketches, models, finished artwork and illustrations from his work as the illustrator working with his wife Diann, who is the graphic designer for their firm, Thomson Illustration and Design.
Thorson (Robert) Papers Finding Aid
Collection contains copies of articles about and sketches and dummy for "Stone Wall Secrets".
Turkle (Brinton) Collection Finding Aid
undated, circa 1981
The collection contains the black plate and color plate illustration for p. 27 in "Do Not Open".
Webster-Doyle (Terrence) Papers Finding Aid
Dr. Terrence Webster-Doyle is the author of twenty internationally acclaimed, award-winning books. The Collection contains notes, manuscripts and copies of Dr. Webster-Doyle's publications as well as correspondence, publications, and audio-visual materials associated with Dr. Webster-Doyle's programs and publications.
Weisgard (Leonard) Papers Finding Aid
The Leonard Weisgard Papers document the creative processes of this award-winning author and illustrator, with his book art, commercial and promotional illustration, correspondence, and an extensive reference material series.
Wells (Rosemary) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains the artwork of children's book author and illustrator Rosemary Wells.
Weston Woods Records Finding Aid
The collection contains 25 animation celluloids used in the creation of children's filmstrips by the Weston Woods Studio.
Wilhelm (Hans) Papers Finding Aid
The papers of German born illustrator and children's book author Hans Wilhelm. The papers consist of dummies, illustrations, books (4), works of art, preliminary sketches, photographs, fliers, posters, ephemera (calendars), and postcards related to Wilhelm's book, "Hello Sun!"
Willems (Mo) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains materials dating from Willems' childhood to 2007, with correspondence, artwork, photographs, notes, manuscripts, moving images in the form of films and tapes, toys, fan mail, and publications. There are also several puzzles, sketchbooks, and materials created during his college days. The collection also contains a small drafting table used by Willems and annotated with the books he used the table to create.
Wright (Wynna) Collection Finding Aid
Wynna Wright was born in Chelsea, MA, on 9 November 1899, the daughter of John W. (newspaper editor) and Grace Wright. She graduated from Smith College in 1921. Ms. Wright died 11 March 1980 in Contoocook, NH. The collection contains small pencil, ink and watercolor sketches of women, doll clothes and other small images on cards, envelops and strips of paper.
Young (Ed) Papers Finding Aid
The collection contains preliminary and original art created by Young and used in the publication of children's books. A few pieces of correspondence are included in the collection. Some of the pieces are framed or under Plexiglas.
Ziner (Feenie) Papers Finding Aid
The personal and professional papers of Feenie Ziner, author and professor of English at the University of Connecticut. Materials include fan mail, personal and public correspondence, teaching notes, published and unpublished manuscripts, and personal planners, calenders, and notes.