Robert Andrew Parker Papers
Scope and Content
The collection contains original artwork for one book, Aunt Skilly and the Stranger. Dodd Call No. C 1187
The collection is open and available for research.
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Permission to publish from these Papers must be obtained in writing from both the University of Connecticut Libraries and the owner(s) of the copyright.
Born in 1927 in New Jersey, Robert Andrew Parker is the illustrator of over forty children's 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 Liam's Catch by Dorothy Parker and a 1982 American Library Association Notable Book award for The Whistling Skeleton edited by John Bierhorst.
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Born in 1927 in New Jersey, Parker is the illustrator of over forty children's books. Parker currently lives in Connecticut.
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