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Artists

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 54 Collections and/or Records:

Martha G. Alexander Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2002-0015
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1970-1995

Lee Atkyns Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1998-0195
Abstract

Willie Lee Atkyns, Jr. was born 13 September 1913 in Washington, D.C. Atkyns is a painter, teacher and printmaker.

Dates: 1931-1947

Natalie Babbitt Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1994-0001
Abstract

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.

Dates: undated, 1906-2012

University of Connecticut, Black Experience in the Arts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-0002
Scope and Contents Lecture notes, transcriptions of lectures and interviews, and over three hundred audio recordings associated with a University of Connecticut School of Fine Arts course, "Black Experience in the Arts." The course's instructors included professors James Eversole, Hale Smith, Edward O'Connor, Leon Bailey, and Carlton Molette. The records, particularly the audio recordings, document the contributions of black artists of the time period and the power of art as a mechanism for social change and...
Dates: 1970 - 1994

Bloom-Slayton Correspondence Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2000-0091
Abstract

Lloyd Bloom was born in New York City, graduated from Hunter College (1972) and received his M.F.A. degree from Indiana University at Bloomington (1975). The collection contains the initial letter from Slayton to Bloom and Bloom's response.

Dates: 1988-1992

Stan Brakhage Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1998-0199
Abstract

Stan Brakhage was born 14 January 1933, in Kansas City, MO. He is an Independent filmmaker and currently professor of film history at the University of Colorado. Brakhage has also lectured in film history and aesthetics at Art Institute of Chicago and at colleges in the United States and Europe. He is a member of selection committee for the Anthology of Cinema.

Dates: undated, 1953-1966

Margaret Waring Buck Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-0034
Abstract Margaret Waring Buck was born in New York in 1905. She was an illustrator, naturalist, and physiognomist who lived much of her life in Mystic, Connecticut, up until her death in 1997. Miss Buck studied the 'science' of Face Reading with Dr. Holmes W. Merton in the 1930s in New York City. Miss Buck also illustrated many books on natural subjects, including Animals Through the Year, published in 1941, and How They Grow,...
Dates: undated, circa 1860-1993

Busyhaus Paper On Paper Archive

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-0121
Scope and Contents The Busyhaus Paper on Paper Archive documents the artist Robert Hauser's lifelong interest in making, using and collecting paper. Representing over five decades of collecting, the Busyhaus Paper on Paper Archive comprises over thirty linear feet of specimens and research materials collected from 1963, when Mr. Hauser was a student at the School of Fine Arts Boston, to 2013. The archive consists of correspondence, paper specimens, and unique keepsakes collected by Robert Hauser from paper...
Dates: 1925-1999

Donald Carrick Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2002-0112
Abstract:

The Donald Carrick Papers document the creative life of Carrick and in a small part, his wife Carol. All in all the two produced 37 works together, with Donald doing the illustrations and Carol doing the research and the writing. The collections contains mainly the output of Donald and includes Carol's text for Old Mother Witch.

Dates: undated, 1969-1990

David M. Carroll Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1996-0020
Abstract

Resident of Warner, New Hampshire, Carroll is a naturalist, artist and writer.

Dates: undated, 1996

Chandler, Dana, 1970

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents

Painter Dana Chandler delivered his sole lecture on 10/26/1970 (2015-0002/RR41). A

Dates: 1970

Chandler, John , 1971-1975

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents

Artist John Chandler delivered 3 lectures. He spoke on 4/21/1971 (2015-0002/RR42), 1/29/1974 (2015-0002/RR43), and 4/8/1975 (2015-0002/RR40).

Dates: 1971-1975

Normand Chartier Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1993-0070
Scope and Content

The collection contains artwork, notes, correspondence, photographs and other materials pertaining to Normand Chartier's illustrations of many of his children's books.

Dates: 1974-2008

Bonnie Christensen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2005-0088
Abstract

The collection contains the original illustrations, woodcut blocks, research materials, and manuscript materials of Bonnie Christensen.

Dates: undated, 1863-2006

Barbara Cooney Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-0102
Abstract

Barbara Cooney (1917-2000) was a freelance author and illustrator of over one hundred children's books.

Dates: 1953-1999

Floyd Cooper Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2000-0094
Abstract

Author and illustrator Floyd Cooper attended the University of Oklahoma (B.F.A.). He has worked in advertising and for a greeting card company in Missouri prior to becoming a freelance illustrator (1984- present).

Dates: 1999

Roger Crossgrove Photography Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-0098
Abstract The collection contains the creative photographic work of Roger Crossgrove, primarily made between 1976 and the early 2000s. The work is almost exclusively male nude photography and includes: black-and-white and color photographic materials; original negatives and vintage prints; 35mm negatives and mounted slides; work and exhibition prints (matted and unmatted); and artists' materials and artifacts. A number of the photographs were made using a pen light source, which Crossgrove used to...
Dates: 1950-2010; Majority of material found within 1976-2003

Tomie dePaola Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1999-0033
Abstract

The Tomie dePaola Collection contains Tomie's artwork, sketch books, drafts, studies and paintings from the beginning of his career through his college years and his long career as an author and illustrator. The Collection also contains a significant number of marketing items based on his artwork.

Dates: undated, 1949-2013

Leonard Everett Fisher Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-0064
Abstract

The collection includes notes, early drafts, both edited and unedited manuscripts, press proofs, galleys, page layouts, dummies, art work (sketches, scratchboard, acrylic, etc.), and correspondence with his editors and publishing companies for over fifty titles.

Dates: 1927-1999

Dick Gackenbach Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1992-0043
Abstract

Dick Gackenbach was born 9 February 1927, in Allentown, PA, the son of William and Gertrude (Reichenbach) Gackenbach. He attended Jameson Franklin School of Art, NY, and Abbott School of Art, Washington, DC. He worked for J. C. Penney Company (New York City, 1950-1972) as a paste-up artist and later, creative director. He went out on his own as a free-lance author and illustrator beginning in 1972 to the present. Mr. Gackenbach died in 2001.

Dates: 1974-1991

Hardie Gramatky Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1985-0004
Abstract

The collection contains original art, manuscripts and research materials for Happy’s Christmas, published in 1970 by Putnam. An attempt has been made to put the revisions in a logical progressive order sobut the author’s order is not necessarily recreated in the folders.

Dates: circa 1970

Beatrice B. Grover Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1994-0015
Abstract

The collection contains the original manuscript and illustrations of Broad Stripes and Bright Stars by illustrator Beatrice B. Grover.

Dates: undated.

Marylin Hafner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-0038
Abstract Marylin Hafner was born 14 December 1925 in Brooklyn, NY. She received her B.Sc. degree in 1947 from the Pratt Institute. Hafner undertook additional studies at the new School for Social Research (1948-1950), School of Visual Arts, Silvermine School of Art and Slade School (London, England, 1965-1966). An artist, illustrator and designer, Hafner has been employed by McCall's as art director (1950-1954), and art instructor at Famous Schools, Inc. (Westport,...
Dates: undated

Hendricks, Barkley, 1986-1987

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Painter Barkley Hendricks delivered 2 lectures to the Black Experience in the Arts course. The first occurring on 11/4/1986 (2015-0002/RR38) and the 2nd happening on 11/17/1987 (2015-0002/RR39). Hendricks was a painter who is known for his realist portraits of African American figures as a phenomenon in American culture. His pieces "illuminate the crisis of blackness within representation - a crisis everywhere shaped by an engagement with and an opposition to those persistent forms of...
Dates: 1986-1987

Rosekrans Hoffman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1994-0005
Abstract

Rosekrans Hoffman was born 7 January 1926, in Denton, Nebraska. A painter and illustrator, Hoffman's work has been exhibited at Whitney Museum and Brooklyn Museum.

Dates: 1992

Ginnie Hofmann Papers

 Collection — Drawer 172
Identifier: 2012-0026
Abstract Ginnie Hofmann is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Ginnie Hofmann include Who Wants an Old Teddy Bear?, The Runaway Teddy Bear, One Teddy Bear is Enough!, and The Bear Next Door. One of her most famous artistic endeavours was her nearly 30 years of work with McCall drawing the Besty McCall Paper Doll...
Dates: 1955-1988

Nonny Hogrogian Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-0059
Abstract

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.

Dates: undated, 1953-2014

Kathy Jakobsen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-0245
Abstract 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). This collection houses: artwork, audio visual materials, books, color slides,...
Dates: undated, 1978-2005

Susan Jeffers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2003-0013
Abstract

The collection contains artwork for a book written by Ms. Jeffers.

Dates: undated

Johnson, Conrad, 1978 - 1983

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Architect Conrad Johnson delivered 4 lectures to the Black Experience in the Arts course, ranging from the years 1978 to 1983. In his 1983 lecture, Johnson described what it was like to be a working architect in New York City. He helped found Ifill, Johnson, and Hanchard architectural design firm. One reason the firm was established was Johnson related how hard it can be for black architect to find a permanent position. Johnson's presentations showed slides of buildings he...
Dates: 1978 - 1983