Guide to the Ruth and Latrobe Carroll Papers
1932-1980

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Carroll, LatrobeCarroll, Ruth, 1899-
Title: Ruth and Latrobe Carroll papers
Dates: 1932-1980 ( inclusive )
Quantity: 7.25 linear feet (14 containers)
Collection Number: Ax 710
Summary: Latrobe Carroll (1894-1996) and Ruth Carroll (1899-1999) were American authors of children’s literature. The collection includes manuscripts, illustrations and correspondence that reflect the work of Ruth and Latrobe Carroll.
Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon, 97403-1299
(541) 346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu

Languages: Collection materials are in English. 
Sponsor: Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Historical Note

(Archer) Latrobe Carroll (January 5, 1894-November 30, 1996) was born in Washington D.C and passed away in Stamford, Connecticut. He received his education from Harvard University.

Carroll was a member of the Authors League of America, Friends of the Library (Asheville; second vice president 1960-1963, and the Harvard Club of Western North Carolina. His interests were hiking, travel and reading.

Latrobe Carroll served in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. He was also a writer. He worked for The Century Co. as a member of the editorial staff in 1919 Carroll also worked at the Foreign Press Service as a staff writer in 1920. Then he worked for Liberty Magazine as a member of the editorial staff from 1924-1934. He then became a freelance writer.

Ruth Robinson Carroll (September 24, 1899-December 5, 1999) was born in Lancaster New York and passed away in Stamford Connecticut. She received her education at Vassar College and also attended the Student Arts League from 1922-1924. She also attended Cecelia Beaux’s School of Portrait Painting in, 1925. She married Latrobe Carroll on January 24, 1928.

Ruth Carroll was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma. Her interests were in photography, travel, theater, natural history, botany and hiking. Her career was as an author, artist and illustrator of books.

Latrobe Carroll and his wife published their first book in 1935, Luck of the Roll and Go. And the couple wrote their last book in 1975, Hullabaloo the Elephant Dog. The Carrolls wrote at least twenty books, all directed to juvenile readers.

Content Description

The collection contains several manuscripts, illustrations and some correspondence that represent the work of Ruth and Latrobe Carroll.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Restrictions on Use :  

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Archival material may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal and/or state right to privacy laws and other regulations.

Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g. a cause of action for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Oregon assumes no responsibility.

If a researcher finds sensitive personal information in a collection, please bring it to the attention of the reading room staff.

Preferred Citation :  

[Identification of item], Ruth and Latrobe Carroll Papers, Ax 710, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative Information

Arrangement :

Collection is organized into the following series:

Series: Core Collection

Series: Addenda October 1972

Series: Addenda November 1973

Series: Addenda May 1973

Series: Addenda April 1976

Series: Addenda October 1976

Series: Addenda May 1977

Series: Addendum November 1977

Series: Addenda November 1980

Acquisition Information :  

Gift of Ruth and Latrobe Carroll in 1972.

Processing Note :  

Collection processed by staff.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Core Collection
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Bumble Pop 1968
Box
Folder
1 1 Idea pages and working notes 18 p.
1 2 Early drafts, 4, typewritten and holograph, average of 11 p.
1 3 Later versions, 3, typewritten with holograph revisions, 12 p. each
1 4 Final version with corrections, not used, typewritten with holograph revisions, 8p.
1 4 Final version, typewritten with holograph revisions, 8 p.
1 5 Fragments, 17 p.
1 6 Discarded pages
1 7 Correspondence, outgoing (8 letters) September 4, 1966-July 4, 1967
1 7 Correspondence, incoming (2 letters) November 30, 1966-June 23, 1967
1 8 Sketches, discarded, pencil on tracing paper
1 8 Acetate overlay, color, for jacket
1 8 Finished drawings, pencil on light illustration board
Box
Folder
1 8 Back of jacket 8 x 10.5 in.
1 8 Textual illustrations for pages 3-5, 7-28 inclusive, 30-32 page size 7.5 x 10 in., total of 28 drawings
The Chimp and the Clown 1968
Box
Folder
1 9 First sketches, 37
1 10 Second sketches, 34
1 11 Rough sketches, 34
1 12 Story outline for textless book
1 12 Suggestions for treatment
1 12 Correspondence, outgoing (1 letter) June 28, 1967
1 12 Finished drawings, color pencil and ink on light illustration board
Box
Folder
1 11 Jacket, front and back 9.25 x 7 in. each
1 11 Textual illustrations for pages 3, 5, 7-32 inclusive, page size 6.75 x 9 in., 28 drawings
Danny and the Poi Pup 1965
Box
Folder
1 13 Dummy of complete book
1 14 Printer's copy
1 14 Finished drawings, color pencil on light illustration board, protective acetate covers
Box
Folder
1 14 Textual illustrations for pages 3, 4, 7, 11-13, 15, 34, 36, 39-48 inclusive, page size 7.75 x 11 in., 17 drawings
Pet Tale
Box
SC 2 Color separations
Box
SC 2 End sheets 1 drawing, 20.5 x 13 in.
SC 2 Jacket, front and back, 11 x 13 ½”
Original drawings: pencil on light illustration board with protective acetate covers
Box
Folder
1 15? Jacket, 10.75 x 13 in.
SC 2 Textual illustrations for pages 5, 9, 11, 15, 17, 24-28, 38, 39, 43, 47 page size: 20.25 x 12.25 in. (2), 10 x 12.5 in. (11), 3.75 x 4 in. (2), 3.75 x 7 in. (2)
SC 2 Illustrations for pages 31, 32, 44, 45
From the Appalachians
Box
SC 2 Portfolio of drawings and paintings by Ruth Carroll (9 prints)

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Addenda (October 1972)
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Correspondence, incoming (43 letters) 1961-1972
Correspondence, outgoing (26 letters) May 4, 1945-1969
The Flying House 1946
Box
SC 1 Illustrations: color; chalk and pencil
Box
SC 1 Jacket design 10.75 x 13 in.
SC 1 Color key 1 p.
SC 1 Illustrations: black and white; pencil
Box
SC 1 Rabbit and puppy by door
SC 1 House flying over country, 9.75 x 11.25 in.
SC 1 House flying over houses, 10 x 12 in.
SC 1 Puppy pulling flying house, 3.25 x 7 in.
SC 1 Puppy by door, 4 x 5.5 in.
SC 1 People sitting in circle around flying house, 8.5 x 10.5 in.
SC 1 Girl and boy bathing puppy, 3.5 x 6.75 in.
SC 1 Man, woman, boy, girl, puppy, 5 x 8 ½ in.
SC 1 Rooster chasing puppy, 4 x 8 in.
SC 1 Pig sniffling man’s shoe
SC 1 Pig with nose and front feet in open refrigerator, 4 x 6.25 in.
SC 1 Flying house on water, 3.5 x 9.5 in.
SC 1 Rooster landing on table while family is eating
SC 1 Flying house in storm over forest, 9.5 x 10.5 in.
SC 1 Boy and rooster in water, 6 x 10 in.
SC 1 Rabbit, rooster and pig in flood scene, 9 x 11 in.
SC 1 Helicopter lifting woman off of roof in flood, 9.25 x 10 in.
SC 1 Puppy 2.25 x 2.75 in.
SC 1 Flying house and helicopter flying over town 10.5 x 12 in.
SC 1 Flying house with puppy 3.25 x 6.25 in.
SC 1 Flying house with puppy, 3.5 x 6.5 in.; flying house with puppy 3 x 7 in.
SC 1 Puppy in dog house, 4 x 5.5 in.
SC 1 Pig and Puppy, 3.5 x 7 in.
SC 1 House flying over ship, 10.5 x 12 in.
SC 1 House flying over landscape, 11.25 x 12.5 in.
SC 1 House flying over Statue of Liberty, 7 x 7 in.
SC 1 Ship, 4 x 24 in.
SC 1 2 helicopters 10 x 24 in.
SC 1 Endpaper design 11 x 24.5 in.
SC 1 Color separations 7 p.
School in the Sky 1945
Box
SC 2 Illustrations: black and white, pencil
Box
SC 2 Children and woman running, 8 x 9 in.
SC 2 Camel caravan, 4 x 11 in.
SC 2 Children and woman in front of airplane, 5 x 10.5 in.
SC 2 Children and woman preparing for bed inside plane, 9 x ? in.
SC 2 Boats rowing to amphibious plane, 4.5 x 11 in.
SC 2 Woman and boy at controls of plane, 5.5 x 8 in.
SC 2 Children eating in plane, 9.5 x 11 in.
SC 2 Plane and birds flying, 9.5 x 11.5
SC 2 Plane with glass bottom, 10 x 12 in.
SC 2 Cow and girl, 5 x 5 in.
SC 2 Children and woman by plane, 7 x 10 in.
SC 2 Plane in air, 3.5 x 8 in.
SC 2 Plane flying over mountains, 9 x 12.5 in.
SC 2 Plane and crocodiles in water, 9 x 10 in.
SC 2 Natives in bush, 5 x 9.5 in.
SC 2 Plane with parachute, 10 x 11.25 in.
SC 2 Plane in ice, 9.75 x 11.25 in.
SC 2 Sea gull, 3 x 7.5 in.
SC 2 Plane flying through clouds, 7 x 10.75 in.
SC 2 Plane in sky, 5 x 9 in.
SC 2 Plane flying upside down, 5 x 6.5 in.
SC 2 Planes flying in air, 10 x 23 in.
SC 2 People flying kites and map of world, 12 x 24 in.
SC 2 Rickshaws 5 x 22 in.
SC 2 in.
Where's the Kitty? 1962
Box
SC 2 Illustrations: color, color pencil
Box
SC 2 Dust jacket design, 6.25 x 18.5 in.
SC 2 Title page, 5 7/8 x 8 5/8 in.
SC 2 Boy putting on shoe, 5 1/8 x 6 3/8 in.
SC 2 Boy looking at kitten in shoe, 4 7/8 x 5.5 in.
SC 2 Boy putting on pants, 4 x 6 in.
SC 2 Boy putting on pants with kitten looking over his shoulder, 4 ¾ x 5 ½ in.
SC 2 Boy with kitten in box, 5 7/8 x 8 ¾ in.
SC 2 Boy in box, 5 7/8 x 8.75 in.
SC 2 Boy and kitten in box 5 7/8 x 8.75 in.
SC 2 Boy with roller skate 6 x 8 5/8 in.
SC 2 Kitten on head of roller skating boy 6 1/8 x 6.75 in.
SC 2 Boy and kitten with toy boat 5 7/8 x 8.75 in.
SC 2 Boy in water running after kitten on toy boat, 5 7/8 x 8.75 in.
SC 2 Toy boat on rocks, kitten in water, 5 7/8 x 8.75 in.
SC 2 Boy rescuing kitten from water, 5 7/8 x 8.75 in.
SC 2 Boy drying kitten with cloth, 5 7/8 x 8.75 in.
SC 2 Boy running with kite, 5 7/8 x 8.75 in.
SC 2 Boy running with kite, 5 7/8 x 8 5/8 in.
SC 2 Boy with kite in tree, 6 x 8.75 in.
SC 2 Boy climbing tree, 5 7/8 x 8.75 in.
SC 2 Boy holding kite in tree, 5 7/8 x 8.75 in.
SC 2 Boy carrying kite 5 7/8 x 8.75 in.
SC 2 Boy eating cookie at table, 5 7/8 x 7.75 in.
SC 2 Boy and kitten asleep in bed, 5 7/8 x 8.75 in.

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Addenda (May 1973)
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Box
Folder
3 19 Correspondence, outgoing (13 letters) May 26, 1951-August 30, 1960
3 19 Correspondence, incoming (8 letters) June 14, 1951-1970
Old Mrs. Billups and the Black Cats 1961
Box
Folder
3 20 Notes, includes Toby's suggestions 4 p.
3 20 Copy for jacket blurb 3 p.
3 20 Illustrations
Box
Folder
3 20 Title page, cat, 2 kittens, 5 x 5 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups in rocking chair by table, p. 5, 4.125 x 6.5 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups chasing fly, p. 6, 5 x 6.25 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups looking at ground, p. 8, 4 x 6.25 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups searching, 3 drawings, p.9, 6.25 x 8.5 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups looking at cat, p. 11, 4.125 x 6.25 in.
3 20 Cat, p. 13, 2.25 x 4 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups crawling through hedge, p. 14, 6.25 x 8.5 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups emerging from hedge, p. 15, 3 5/8 x 6.25 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups looking at hole in stocking, p. 16, 3 x 3 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups watching cat; cat and bulldog, p. 17, 6.25 x 8.5 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups in wagon, p. 19, 3 7/8 x 6.25 in.
3 20 Woman in house looking at Mrs. Billups in wagon, p. 20, 4.5 x 6.25 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups bending over, p. 21, 3/75 x 6.25 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups looking at hat, p. 22, 2.75 x 5.25 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups looking at cat with kitten, p. 24, 6.25 x 8.5 in.
3 20 Kitten, p. 25, 4.25 x 6.25 in.
3 20 Kitten, p. 26, 1.75 x 6.25 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups and kitten in vegetable garden with sprinkler, p. 27, 6 x 6.25 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups and kitten in vegetable garden with sprinkler, p. 28, 4.25 x 6.25 in.
3 20 Woman looking out window at Mrs. Billups and kitten in garden p. 29, 6.25 x 8.5 in.
3 20 Cat carrying kitten p. 30, 1 7/8 x 6.25 in.
3 20 Cat with kitten, Mrs. Billups, 2 kittens p. 31, 6 ¼ x 8 ½ in.
3 20 Kitten p. 32, 1.75 x 3.5 in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups in tree, 2 drawings p. 34, 6 ¼ x 8 ½ in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups hanging from branch p. 35, 5 1/8 x 6 ¼ in.
3 20 Mrs. Billups in tree, 2 drawings p. 36, 6 ¼ x 8 ½ in.
3 20 Man mowing lawn looking at Mrs. Billups in tree p. 37, 5 ¼ x 6 ¼ in.
SC 3 3 Cat, kitten, p. 38, 3 ½ x 6 ¼ in.
SC 3 3 Mrs. Billups in tree with cat and kitten p. 40, 6 ¼ x 6 ¼ in.
SC 3 3 Bulldog chewing on purse p. 42, 1 ¾ x 6 ½ in.
SC 3 3 Man with dog; dog in doghouse p. 43, 6 ¼ x 8 ½ in.
SC 3 3 Mrs. Billups climbing down from tree with cat and kitten on her shoulders p. 44, 5 x 6.25 in.
SC 3 3 Kittens, 2 drawings, p. 46, 6 ¼ x 8 ½ in.
SC 3 3 Mrs. Billups with packages in arms, p. 47, 5 x 6 ¼ in.
SC 3 3 Mrs. Billups playing with kitten, p. 48, 5 3/8 x 5 ¾ in.
SC 3 3 Jacket design, 3 kittens, 1 cat; Mrs. Billups being chased by cat and 2 kittens, 9 x 13 ¾ in.
SC 3 3 Color proofs of illustrations
Salt and Pepper 1952
Box
Folder
SC 3 1 Rough sketches, pencil and chalk, approximately 7 x 8 in., 8 items
SC 3 1 Original illustrations pencil and ink 6 5/8 x 8 ¼ in.
SC 3 1 Black plate
Box
Folder
SC 3 1 Pepper holding Salt, p. 3
SC 3 1 Black, red, yellow plates
Box
Folder
SC 3 1 Men moving, p. 12
SC 3 1 Men moving, p. 13
SC 3 1 Man falling, p. 16
SC 3 1 Children looking at ground; children jumping in air, p. 22
SC 3 1 Children calling; children standing on hills p. 25
SC 3 2 Dogs; children unwrapping books p. 30, 26
SC 3 2 Children shelving books; children looking out window p. 27
SC 3 2 Page proofs 5 p.

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Addenda (November 1973)
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Box
Folder
3 1 Correspondence, outgoing (7 letters) August 31, 1964-January 8, 1966
3 2 Correspondence, incoming (10 letters) April 6, 1962-February 11, 1972
The Picnic Bear 1966
Box
Folder
3 3 Unbound book and dust jackets
3 4 Galley proofs
3 5 Final drafts
Box
Folder
3 5 Original with printer’s marks, slight holograph revision
3 5 Carbon with slight holograph revisions
3 6 Typed drafts
Box
Folder
3 6 Late, holograph revision 11 p.
3 6 Late, carbon, incomplete, holograph revision 10 p.
3 6 Carbons (2) 11 p.
3 6 Original and carbon, holograph revisions 12 p.
3 6 Carbon, incomplete 10 p.
3 6 Carbons (2), holograph revisions on one 13 p.
3 6 Holograph revisions 16 p.
3 6 Extensive holograph revision and typed insertions 11 p.
3 6 Carbon 11 p.
3 6 Incomplete, holograph revision 9 p.
3 6 Holograph insertions and revision 14 p.
3 7 Holograph drafts
Box
Folder
3 7 18 p.
3 7 13 p. plus suggestions and notes
3 7 Incomplete 12 p.
3 8 Miscellaneous pages, "discards" 44 p.
3 9 Research notes and suggestions
3 10 Dust jacket proof, proofs of page 32m compressed cardboard sample
3 11 Alternate sketches, charcoal, pencil, pastels
3 12 Discarded sketches for dummy
3 13 Revised sketches, pencil on onionskin
3 14 Drawing transfers
Rolling Downhill 1973
Box
Folder
3 17 Discarded ideas and notes
3 15 Revised roughs
3 16 Discarded sketches
3 17 Proofs, colored, complete set with dust jacket
3 Env. Illustrations in pencil and pastel unless otherwise noted, size 7 x 9 in.
Box
Folder
3 Env. Holograph notes about color and color key
3 Env. Kitten and puppy playing with yarn, pencil
3 Env. Front of jacket (kitten and puppy rolling downhill entangled in yarn) 8 x 9 ½ in.
3 Env. Back of jacket (raccoon, otter, skunks and bear at waterside) 7 ½ x 9 ½ in.
3 Env. Kitten exploring sewing basket p. 4
3 Env. Contents of basket dropping on puppy p. 5
3 Env. Kitten and puppy playing with ball of yarn p. 6
3 Env. Kitten and puppy playing with ball of yarn p. 7
3 Env. Yarn beginning to encircle kitten and puppy p. 8
3 Env. Kitten and puppy tumbling over each other p. 9
3 Env. Kitten and puppy enmeshed in yarn rolling downhill p. 10
3 Env. Kitten and puppy heading toward upturned duck p. 11
3 Env. Collisions of puppy, kitten and duck p. 12
3 Env. Duck attempting to free itself from entanglement p. 13
3 Env. Duck free, turtle about to grab yarn p. 14
3 Env. Fish and turtle pulling opposite ends of the yarn p. 15
3 Env. Kitten and puppy free of yarn in water p. 16
3 Env. Kitten and puppy swimming toward shore with on-looking otter p. 17
3 Env. Otter sliding down tree towards kitten and puppy p. 18
3 Env. Collision of otter, kitten and puppy p. 19
3 Env. Kitten and puppy scampering out of pond p. 20
3 Env. Kitten and puppy hiding from otter in tree p. 21
3 Env. Raccoon chasing kitten and puppy out of tree p. 22
3 Env. Kitten and puppy hiding from otter in bushes p. 23
3 Env. Skunks chasing kitten, puppy and otter away p. 24
3 Env. Kitten and puppy hiding in den p. 25
3 Env. Bear scaring kitten, puppy, and otter away p. 26
3 Env. Otter diving into pond, kitten and puppy running up hill in presence of skunks, raccoon and bear p. 27
3 Env. Exhausted kitten and puppy returning to house p. 28
3 Env. Kitten and puppy climbing back on porch p. 29
3 Env. Kitten and puppy napping together p. 30
3 Env. Kitten notices sewing basket again p. 31
3 Env. Kitten reaching for sewing basket, puppy hiding under bench p. 32
3 Env. Dummy 1973
Where’s the Kitty 1962
Box
Folder
3 18 Proofs, (boy putting on shoe), 7 copies, "example of the four color process"

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Addenda (April 1976)
Container(s)
Description
Dates
The Picnic Bear 1966
Box
SC 4 Rough dummy 8 x 11, pastels with printed text 32 p.
SC 4 Original artwork
Box
SC 4 p. 4 Wilderness scene 7 ½ x 10 ½
SC 4 p. 5 Fuzzy and Mama 7 ½ x 6
SC 4 p. 6 Mama sleeping 7 ½ x 10 ½
SC 4 p. 7 Mama yawning 7 ½ x 7
SC 4 p. 8 Stretching, shaking and scratching 7 ½ x 10 ½
SC 4 p. 9 Walking through the underbrush 7 ½ x 6
SC 4 p. 10 Fuzzy and Mama eating ants 7 ½ x 4
SC 4 p. 11 Mama standing on hind legs 7 ½ x 10 ½
SC 4 p. 12 Doe kicking Fuzzy 7 ½ x 5
SC 4 p. 13 Eating buttercups 7 ½ x 3 ½
SC 4 p. 14 Fuzzy and bobcats catching grasshoppers 7 ½ x 4 ½
SC 4 p. 15 Bobcat spanking Fuzzy 7 ½ x 2 ½; eating strawberries 7 ½ x 3 ½
SC 4 p. 16 Mama and Fuzzy running 7 ½ x 4 ½
SC 4 p. 17 A family picnicking 7 ½ x 4
SC 4 p. 18 Mama spanking Fuzzy 7 ½ x 5
SC 4 p. 19 Eating berries 7 ½ x 10 ½
SC 4 p. 20 Catching fish 7 ½ x 6
SC 4 p. 21 Fuzzy climbing tree 7 ½ x 7
SC 4 p. 22 (not in collection)
SC 4 p. 23 Owl in tree 7 ½ x 10 ½
SC 4 p. 24 Fuzzy and Boar 7 ½ x 3
SC 4 p. 25 Fuzzy climbing hill 7 ½ x 6
SC 4 p. 26 Fuzzy scaring family 7 ½ x 6 ½
SC 4 p. 27 Fuzzy on a picnic table 7 ½ x 4
SC 4 p. 28 Paw caught in jar 7 ½ x 10 ½
SC 4 p. 29 Fuzzy breaking jar 7 ½ x 10 ½
SC 4 p. 30 Fuzzy licking paw 7 ½ x 2
SC 4 p. 31 Fuzzy eating honey 7 ½ x 7 ½
SC 4 p. 32 Fuzzy lying on back 7 ½ x 5

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Addenda (October 1976)
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Box
Folder
2 8 Correspondence, outgoing (125 letters) November 12, 1950-May 4, 1975
2 9 Correspondence, incoming (70 letters) November 27, 1950-February 11, 1975
2 10 From the Appalachians: a Portfolio
Box
Folder
2 10 “Ruth Carroll, some words about her life; some words about the pictures that follow,” by Latrobe Carroll
2 10 Carbon draft 22 p.
2 10 Holograph notes
2 10 Early drafts, 2 versions, holograph and typed
2 10 Draft by Ruth Carroll, typed with holograph revision, 8 p.
2 10 Outline, typed with holograph revisions 1 p.
2 11 Introduction discards, typed and holograph
2 12 Hullabaloo, the Elephant Dog 1975
Box
Folder
2 12 Late drafts, holograph corrections 12 p. carbon version marked for pagination
2 13 Editor’s version and other revisions
2 14 Early drafts, 4 versions extensive holograph revisions
2 15 Correspondence, incoming (1 letter) July 9, 1974
2 15 Pencil sketches on onionskin
2 16 Miscellaneous pages and discards
2 17 Discarded illustrations
2 18 Blueprint of book
2 18 Dummy of book in plastic sheets with pencil illustrations, 8 ½ x 11, pencil sketches and printed text 48 p.
2 19 Discarded illustrations
SC 4 Original illustrations, pencil on illustration board 8.5 x 10.5, arranged to accommodate text
Box
SC 4 Title layout
SC 4 Jacket front art (elephant with dog in trunk) color overlays
SC 4 Jacket back art (seated elephant with dog) color overlays
SC 4 p. 3 Hullabaloo under tent flap
SC 4 p. 4 Acrobats on horse
SC 4 p.5 Three monkeys
SC 4 p. 6 Muldoon teaching Hullabaloo tricks
SC 4 p. 7 More tricks
SC 4 p. 8 Hullabaloo with wild cats
SC 4 p. 9 Hullabaloo dejected
SC 4 p. 10 Hullabaloo walking
SC 4 p. 11 Hullabaloo with four elephants
SC 4 p. 12 Elephants doing tricks
SC 4 p. 13 Hullabaloo and Nell taking bath
SC 4 p. 14 Hullabaloo jumping at elephant’s trunk
SC 4 p. 15 Hullabaloo biting elephant’s ears
SC 4 p. 16 Hullabaloo on Buster’s back
SC 4 p. 17 Hullabaloo sliding off Buster’s back
SC 4 p. 18 Nell whacking Myrtle
SC 4 p. 19 Nell keeping guard
SC 4 p. 20 Running dog
SC 4 p. 21 Hullabaloo chasing dogs
SC 4 p. 22 Hullabaloo chasing rat
SC 4 p. 23 Crouching cat
SC 4 p. 24 Two elephants marching
SC 4 p. 25 Satan squirting Jinx
SC 4 p. 26 Lion and leopard in cages
SC 4 p. 27 Jinx escaping from cage
SC 4 p. 28 Men chasing Jinx
SC 4 p. 29 Muldoon holding chair
SC 4 p. 30 Jinx and elephants
SC 4 p. 31 Nell chained
SC 4 p. 32 Hullabaloo and Jinx
SC 4 p. 33 Hullabaloo, Jinx and three men
SC 4 p. 34 Hullabaloo attacking Jinx
SC 4 p. 35 Jinx chasing Hullabaloo
SC 4 p. 36 Trainer holding back elephants
SC 4 p. 37 Trainers with Satan
SC 4 p. 38 Jinx leaping at Hullabaloo
SC 4 p. 39 Jinx swiping at Hullabaloo and wounded Hullabaloo
SC 4 p. 40 Keepers approaching Jinx
SC 4 p. 41 Jinx entering cage
SC 4 p. 42 Studies of wounded Hullabaloo
SC 4 p. 43 More studies of wounded Hullabaloo
SC 4 p. 44 Nell soothing Hullabaloo
SC 4 p. 45 Calm elephants
SC 4 p. 46 Veterinarian examining Hullabaloo
SC 4 p. 47 Children feeding Hullabaloo
SC 4 p. 48 Muldoon patting Hullabaloo
The Managing Hen and the Floppy Hound
Box
Folder
1 20 Edited version
1 21 Late drafts
2 1 Early drafts
2 2 Holograph drafts
2 3 Outline, discards
2 4 Pencil sketches on onionskin
2 5 Prints, black and white of Miss Lucy feeding pig and of chickens sleeping in tree (17 items)
1 5 Dummy 8.5 x 11 in. pencil on onionskin with no text
SC 4 Original illustrations, pencil and ink on paper, 8 x 10, arranged to accommodate text
Box
SC 4 Jacket front design
SC 4 Jacket back design
SC 4 p. 4 Farm scene
SC 4 p. 5 Farm scene
SC 4 p. 6 Raccoon, fox and Lynx
SC 4 p. 8 Chickens sleeping in tree
SC 4 p. 9 Miss Lucy running out with gun
SC 4 p. 10 Miss Lucy firing into darkness
SC 4 p. 11 Floppy
SC 4 p. 12 Floppy chasing frog
SC 4 p. 14 Floppy and cow and donkey
SC 4 p. 15 Miss Lucy feeding pig
SC 4 p. 16 Miss Lucy cutting wood
SC 4 p. 17 Floppy watching grasshopper
SC 4 p. 18 Floppy licking Miss Lucy’s finger
SC 4 p. 19 Studies of Floppy
SC 4 p. 20 Chickens and Floppy
SC 4 p. 21 Hester chasing Floppy from chicken yard
SC 4 p. 22 Floppy playing in creek
SC 4 p. 23 Hester on tree stump
SC 4 p. 24 Hester waking chickens
SC 4 p. 25 Hester waking Floppy
SC 4 p. 26 Chickens scurrying
SC 4 p. 27 Hester being blown by wind
SC 4 p. 28 Hester blown along ground
SC 4 p. 29 Cringing Floppy
SC 4 p. 30 Fighting chickens
SC 4 p. 31 Chicken tugging at worm
SC 4 p. 32 Reuben scolding squirrels
SC 4 p. 33 Hawk attacking chickens
SC 4 p. 34 Floppy and chickens
SC 4 p. 35 Floppy getting scent of fox
SC 4 p. 36 Fox with Hester in mouth
SC 4 p. 37 Floppy challenging fox
SC 4 p. 38 Floppy and fox fighting
SC 4 p. 39 Floppy and fox fighting
SC 4 p. 40 Studies of the fight
SC 4 p. 41 Floppy chasing fox
SC 4 p. 42 Floppy lifting Hester
SC 4 p. 43 Floppy carrying Hester back to farm
SC 4 p. 44 Floppy carrying Hester on Miss Lucy’s doorstep
SC 4 p. 45 Miss Lucy lifting Hester
SC 4 p. 46 Miss Lucy praising Floppy
SC 4 p. 47 Hester sleeping on Floppy
SC 4 p. 48 Floppy licking his nose
Runaway Pony, Runaway Dog 1963
Box
Folder
1 6 Dummy 6.5 x 10 in. colored sketches in pencil and crayon with printed text 80 p.
Tough Enough’s Trip 1956
Box
Folder
1 7 Worksheets, typed and holograph 29 p.

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Addenda (May 1977)
Container(s)
Description
Dates
The Animals came First, illustrated by Ruth Carroll 1948
Box
SC 4 Original art work, pencil on illustration board, measured from penciled margins, 9.75 x 11.75 except where otherwise noted
Box
SC 4 p. 7 White kitten
SC 4 p. 9 Donkey lying in hay
SC 4 p. 13 Kitten on donkey’s back
SC 4 p. 15 Donkey and kitten approach cow
SC 4 p. 17 Donkey, cat and cow meet ox
SC 4 p. 19 Animal procession approaches sheep and lamb
SC 4 p. 21 Pig family
SC 4 p. 22-23 Pigs join animal procession 19.75 x 11.75 in.
SC 4 p. 27 Doves
Beanie 1953
Box
Folder
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 1 Correspondence, outgoing (7 letters) 1952-1953
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 Correspondence, incoming (5 letters) 1952-1953
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 Discarded rough sketches, several very small pencil sketches on tracing paper
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 Original artwork, pen and pencil on illustration board, space for text marked in pencil, measured from penciled margins, 8.25 x 10 1/8 in., except where otherwise noted
Box
Folder
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 1 Titled page, Beanie swinging from a limb
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 3 Beanie
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 4-5 Beanie’s family 16 3/8 x 10 1/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 10-11 Farm panorama 16 1/8 x 10 1/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 14 Small girl sweeping hearth
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 16 Beanie and puppy
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 24 Beanie and scratching puppy
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 26 Floral marginalia
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 27 Blue jay and fox
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 34 Beanie running with puppy
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 36 Beanie with puppy under his arm
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 40 Puppy falling
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 41 Beanie on a ledge
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 42 Fox, bobcat and bear
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 47 Beanie with puppy; man with rifle; bear
Flight of the Silver Bird 1939
Box
Folder
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 Original art work, pen and pencil on illustration board except where otherwise noted, measured from penciled margins
Box
Folder
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 Cover, watercolor on illustration board 16 1/8 x 9 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 Endpaper, map of the Pacific Ocean 15 3/8 x 10 ¼ in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 Title page, boy and girl with gulls, Watercolor on illustration board 7 5/8 x 10.25 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 2 Plane landing on water 7 x 3 5/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 10 Boy and girl with doll
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 13 Boarding plane 7.5 x 6 5/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 16 Waving goodbye
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 17 Older couple sitting in chairs
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 18-19 Plane flying over two bridges 15 1/8 x 10.25 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 23 Turtle in box 11 3/8 x 8 ½ in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 26 Searchlight from steamer on plane, watercolor on illustration board 7 3/8 x 10 ¼ in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 28 Climbing in berth 2 7/8 x 6 3/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 31 Putting on leis 11 1/8 x 14 3/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 32-33 Plane over island city 15 x 5 7/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 38 Girl and Gull 7 ¼ x 6 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 41 Surfing, color 7 3/8 x 10 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 46-47 Four small drawings of gulls, each 3 in. wide, varying lengths
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 48 Three gulls 6 3/8 x 2 7/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 49 Building a model airplane 6 x 4 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 52 Birthday cake 7 ½ x 10 ¼ in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 55 Dolls 5 ½ x 3 ¼ in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 57 Plane over schooner 7 ½ x 10 ¼ in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 61 Crabs 7 ¼ x 3 ¼ in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 63 Plane in clouds 7 ½ x 5 7/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 65 Four catamarans 7 1/8 x 5 1/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 67 Water buffalo, color 7 ½ x 10 1/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 69 Hut with palms 8 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 73 Driving a pony cart 7 5/8 x 10 1/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 75 Animals under hut 7 5/8 x 10 ¼ in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 77 Squatting on floor 7 ½ x 10 1/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 80 Sampan; steamer in background 5 ½ x 3 5/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 83 Investigating kitchen 5 ½ x 5 ¾ in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 85 Woman on bed 11 ½ x 8 ¼ in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 93 Woman and children on sampan, watercolor on illustration board 7 3/8 x 10 1/8 in.
SC Add. 1977 pt. 2 2 p. 95 Home with parents 4 x 6.25 in.

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Addendum (November 1977)
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Tough Enough’s Pony 1957
Box
SC 5 Original artwork, pen and pencil on illustration board, space for text marked in pencil, measure from penciled margins, 8 x 10 in. except where otherwise noted, *means full page illustration
Box
SC 5 *p. 1, 3 Title page, 8 3/8 x 10 ½”: Sassy and Tough Enough running into ocean. Dedication page, 8 3/8 x 10.5 in.: Sassy and Tough Enough running in sea grass. Both illustrations on one board.
SC 5 *p. 4, 5 Tatum children running among dead trees and sand, 16 x 10
SC 5 p. 6 Seabird on dead tree
SC 5 *p. 7 Tough Enough discovers Sass under tree
SC 5 p. 8 Sass kicks Tough Enough
SC 5 p. 9 Cottage scene
SC 5 p. 10 Children picking grasses & feeding to Sass (2 pts.)
SC 5 *p. 12 Wild horses in pen (Sass biting pocket button)
SC 5 p. 13 Sass chews through rope
SC 5 p. 14 Sass nursing
SC 5 p. 15 Sea shells and grasses
SC 5 p. 20 Pets eating
SC 5 p. 21 Boys feeding Sass from bottle
SC 5 p. 24 Tough Enough jumps up to Beanie
SC 5 p. 25 All gather around Sass
SC 5 p. 28 Beanie and Tough Enough watch ocean
SC 5 p. 29 Children gathering shells
SC 5 p. 30 Tough Enough laying by Sass
SC 5 p. 31 Beanie building in sand
SC 5 p. 32 Crabbing with grandpa
SC 5 p. 33 Lizzie Lou, boat; and fishermen mending nets (2 pts.)
SC 5 p. 34 Tough Enough chases crab
SC 5 p. 35 Tough Enough chases crab and digs in sand (2 pts.)
SC 5 p. 36 Pets on & around chair
SC 5 p. 37 Beanie wades through flood water
SC 5 p. 38 Tough Enough and Sass poke heads from brush, Beanie sees them
SC 5 p. 41 Grandpa talks to Pa Tatum
SC 5 p. 42 Horses swim from ship being wrecked
SC 5 p. 43 Beanie, Tough Enough and Pa looking sad
SC 5 p. 47 Sass pulls open door & nudges way in (2 pts.)
SC 5 p. 48 Sass joins family at dinner table
SC 5 p. 51 Sass sniffs sled
SC 5 p. 53 Wild horses frolicking
SC 5 p. 54,55 Loading Lizzie Lou, yucca blooming, Beanie saying goodbye to Sass (3 pts.) one board, 16 x 10 in.
SC 5 p. 56 Sass looking sad
SC 5 p. 57 Beanie holding Tough Enough
SC 5 p. 58, 59 Sass swimming after boat, 16 x 10, one board
SC 5 p. 60 Sass drags himself from water
SC 5 p. 62 Leading Sass into truck; Sass, Tough Enough and kids in back of truck (2 pts.)
SC 5 p. 63 Sad family goodbyes

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Addenda (November 1980)
Container(s)
Description
Dates
The Dolphin and the Mermaid 1974
Box
Folder
SC 1 Add. 1980 1 Ideas for story, holograph, ink, 8 p.
SC 1 Add. 1980 2 Dummy, unbound, preliminary illustrations in pencil and crayon 40 p.
SC 1 Add. 1980 3 Discarded sketches, pencil or pencil and crayon 19 p.
SC 1 Add. 1980 4 Revised illustrations, in pencil or pencil and crayon 41 p.
SC 1 Add. 1980 5 Editorial comments, holographic notes, 7 p.
SC 1 Add. 1980 5 Correspondence, outgoing (1 letter) March 28, 1974
SC 1 Add. 1980 6 Proof sheets
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 Original illustrations pencil and crayon unless otherwise specified, approximately 29 x 37 cm, unless otherwise specified
Box
Folder
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 Cover design: Dolphin and mermaid, ink, 28 x 38 cm
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 Jacket design, front: Mermaid, dolphin and octopus play
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 Jacket design, back: Octopus gives ride to sea creatures
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 4 Dolphin tows mermaid
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 5 Sea creatures, dolphin and mermaid gather around octopus
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 6 Octopus serves as maypole for sea creatures
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 7 Sea creatures twine octopus’ arms in “maypole” dance
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 8 Dolphin twirls octopus; mermaid dances
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 9 Octopus, dolphin and mermaid play
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 10 Diver appears and breaks up sea creatures’ party
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 11 Mermaid tries to hide from diver
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 12 Mermaid tries to rescue coral from diver
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 13 Diver carries off mermaid
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 14 Dolphin attacks diver to rescue mermaid
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 15 Mermaid, dolphin and friends leave diver behind, minus a flipper
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 16 Octopus combs mermaid’s hair with seashells
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 17 Mermaid and friends eat seaweed together
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 18 Mermaid, dolphin and octopus sleep
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 19 Pile of garbage descends on dolphin’s head
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 20 Teapot lands on mermaid's head
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 21 Dolphin and octopus discover fishing boat above them
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 22 Dolphin grabs fish on fishing line
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 23 Dolphin is hooked on fishing line
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 24 Octopus swims for mermaid, who is cleaning up garbage
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 25 Octopus brings mermaid to captured dolphin
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 26 Mermaid, sea turtle and octopus try to help dolphin
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 27 Sea turtle snaps fishing line
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 28 Mermaid pulls hook from dolphin’s mouth
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 29 Mermaid hooks garbage onto lines from fishing boat
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 30 Octopus, dolphin, sea turtle and mermaid pull on fishing lines causing occupants of boat to fall out
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 31 Octopus, dolphin, sea turtle and mermaid celebrate as boat leaves
SC 1 Add. 1980 7 p. 32 Mermaid, dolphin, octopus, and sea turtle celebrate
SC 1 Add. 1980 8 Acetate color overlays for illustrations, includes plates for red, green, blue and black
SC 1 Add. 1980 8 Advertising copy and text proofs
The Christmas Kitten 1970
Box
Folder
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 Original illustrations, black and white; ink on illustration paper, all are approximately 25 x 29 cm in size
Box
Folder
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 Front cover design: cat in Christmas tree
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 Back cover design: Cat in Christmas tree (variation of above scene)
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 3 Boy on bike with basket of kittens
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 4 Boy offers kittens to family
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 5 Children are excited about kittens
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 6 Mother refuses the kittens
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 7 Kitten leaps from basket as boy leaves house
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 8 Kitten follows the boy on the bike
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 9 Kitten is left behind
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 10 Kitten returns to the house
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 11 Kitten sits under the Christmas wreath
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 12 Kitten climbs into grocery box
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 13 Grocery boy carries in groceries
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 14 Mother discovers the kitten in the groceries
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 15 Woman shoos cat outside
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 16 Kitten paws door, trying to get back in
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 17 Dry cleaning man returns coat
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 18 Woman puts coat in closet
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 19 Kitten pops out of topcoat
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 20 Woman tosses cat outside
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 21 Children bring in Christmas tree
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 22 Cat curls up in Christmas tree
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 23 Family carries Christmas tree into house
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 24 Family sets up Christmas tree
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 25 Kitten flees from family
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 26 Children look for cat upstairs
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 27 Boy chases cat out from under bed
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 28 Family hunts for cat in living room
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 29-30 (missing from collection)
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 31 Father rescues cat from top of Christmas tree
SC 1 Add. 1980 9 p. 32 Family watches as kitten laps up milk
SC 1 Add. 1980 10 Correspondence, outgoing (1 letter) July 7, 1969
SC 1 Add. 1980 10 Holographic notes 4 p.
SC 1 Add. 1980 10 Holographic outline, ink, 4 p.
SC 1 Add. 1980 10 Holographic draft of book, ink, 9 p.
SC 1 Add. 1980 10 Holographic draft of book, ink, 11 p.
SC 1 Add. 1980 10 Holographic draft and notes, pencil, 14 written pages
SC 1 Add. 1980 10 Holographic draft, ink, 10 p.
SC 1 Add. 1980 10 Typed draft, holographic revisions, 2 p.
SC 1 Add. 1980 10 Typed draft 5 p.
SC 1 Add. 1980 11 Discarded rough sketches in pencil
SC 1 Add. 1980 11 Illustration proof sheet
SC 1 Add. 1980 11 Acetate color overlays for illustrations; green and yellow plates
Scuffles 1943
Box
Folder
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 Correspondence with publisher, incoming (2 letters) 1942-1944
SC 2 Add. 1980 Correspondence with publisher, outgoing (3 letters) 1942-1944
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 Original illustrations, black and white; pencil
Box
Folder
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 3 Scuffles chasing his tail 25 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 5 Scuffles’ mother brings newspaper to her owner 24.6 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 6 Scuffles and bull terrier 25 x. 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 7 Scuffles and Dalmatian 24.5 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 8 Scuffles and cat 25 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 9 Scuffles and his mother, with a slipper 24.5 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 11 Scuffles is licked by his mother 24.5 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 12 Dogs walk to dog training school 43.5 x 29.5
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 14 Dogs gathered in dog-training school 43.5 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 17 Husky dog with pups 25 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 18 Groups of police dogs, pointers and setters 24.5 x 29.5 cm, attached drawing of Scuffles, never used 23 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 20 (missing from collection)
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 22 Group of collie dogs with sheep 49 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 24 Scuffles plays with a lamb 25 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 26 Greyhound puppies race 44.5 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 28 Circus dogs practice tricks 43.5 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 32 Cocker spaniel teaches puppies how to be pets 39.5 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 36 Scuffles shakes a doll 25 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 37 Cocker spaniel with a fly 25 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 39 Scuffles tries to adopt a large woman 25 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 40 Pekinese is adopted by large woman 24.5 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 42 Scuffles breaks a knick-knack in woman’s home 24.5 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 43 Bull terrier 24. 5 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 44 Family of four adopts Scuffles 24.5 x 29.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 46 Girl and Scuffles play fetch with ball 25 x 29 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 47 Boy and Scuffles play fetch with the bone 24.5 x 29.3 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 p. 48 Portrait of Scuffles 25 x 29.5 cm
The Witch Kitten 1973
Box
Folder
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 Holographic outline of story, by page number, ink, 3 p.
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 Two drafts of story, each is incomplete, holographic, ink, 4 p. and 2 p.
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 Penciled notes and rough sketches 3 p.
SC 2 Add. 1980 1 Pencil sketch of witch tying broom to tree 21.5 x 28 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 2 Editorial comments by Latrobe Carroll and also Ruth Carroll’s editor
SC 2 Add. 1980 2 "Toby’s suggestions" – pencil, holographic 4 p.
SC 2 Add. 1980 2 "Criticism of editor" – pencil, holographic 5 p.
SC 2 Add. 1980 3 Discarded rough sketches, pencil; some colored with crayon and/or paint, 21
SC 2 Add. 1980 4 Revised rough sketches, pencil, 31 pieces, (for p. 4-11, 14, 16-29)
SC 2 Add. 1980 4 Four rough studies, pencil
SC 2 Add. 1980 5 Dummy, most illustrations in crayon or pastels; some in pencil on tissue paper. Some sketches revised later, 45 p.
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 Original illustrations, color, crayon or pastels (?), unless otherwise specified
Box
Folder
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 Book cover design, black and white; charcoal or art pencil 28.5 x 38.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 Jacket front 28.5 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 Jacket back 28.5 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 4 Witch and kitten arrive home on broom 28.5 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 5 Witch ties broom to tree, as resident monsters watch 28.5 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 6 Kitten awakens on witch’s bed as sun rises 28.5 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 7 Cat unties broom from tree 28 x 37.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 8 Cat and broom take off 28.5 x 37.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 9 Cat and broom plow into tree 28 x 38.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 10 Raccoon and squirrel are compelled to join cat on broom 28.5 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 11 Cat, raccoon and squirrel cling to flying broom 28.5 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 12 Flying broom with animal passengers heads toward child raking leaves 28 x 37.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 13 Broom blows away leaves and deposits raccoon and squirrel in tree 28 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 14 Cat and broom take off while child and dog flee 28 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 15 Cat and broom head towards cabin with woman in doorway 28 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 16 Cat and broom are stopped by a bush 27.5 x 37.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 17 Woman discovers the cat and the broom 28 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 18 Woman tries to pull broom from the bush 27.5 x 37.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 19 Broom takes off with kitten and woman attached 28 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 20 Woman is deposited on the back of cow, as kitten and broom fly on 28 x.38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 21 Woman and cow run off; broom heads toward boy catching fish 28.5 x 37.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 22 Kitten captures fish from boy’s hook
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 23 Kitten, fish and broom fly off; hawk spots them 28.5 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 24 Kitten drops fish as hawk dives for kitten 28.5 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 25 Hawk swoops for kitten on broom28.5 x 37.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 26 Witch hitches a ride with another witch in order to recover her broom 28 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 27 Witch arrives to rescue her kitten 28 x 38.5 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 28 Witch climbs off of friend’s broom onto her own 28 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 29 Witch attacks hawk with the end of her broom 28 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 30 Witch shoves hawk downward with her broom as onlookers cheer 27.5 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 31 Hawk flies off; witch, kitten and her friends cheer 28.5 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 6 p. 32 Witch and kitten return home together 28 x 38 cm, another version of the same scene 28 x 38 cm
SC 2 Add. 1980 7 Color separations, black crayon on tissue paper; for orange, green and brown
SC 2 Add. 1980 8 Copy for jacket; reproduction proof, notes in red pencil on tissue attachment
SC 2 Add. 1980 8 Copy for jacket flaps
SC 2 Add. 1980 8 Proofs for page four illustrations
SC 2 Add. 1980 8 Dust jackets, 2 copies
What Whiskers Did, 2nd edition
Box
Folder
SC 3 Add. 1980 1 Galleys
SC 3 Add. 1980 1 Color separation proofs of p. 24, 2 sets
SC 3 Add. 1980 1 Miscellaneous: Announcement for creative writing contest for third grade pupils
What Whiskers Did, 1st edition
Box
Folder
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 Original illustrations, black and white; art pencil or crayon on art paper, tissue overlays, 18 x 23 cm, unless otherwise specified
Box
Folder
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 Cover design of Whiskers 23 x 30 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 Alternate cover or title page design, folded, 18 x 56 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 Title page design
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 Dedication page design; “to Sally and Frank
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 4 Whiskers, on a leash, runs ahead of his owner
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 5 Whiskers spots tracks in snow
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 6-7 Whiskers’ leash breaks as he chases after the tracks 35.7 x 23 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 8 The child races after Whiskers
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 9 Rabbit runs through woods
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 10 Rabbit watches Whiskers sniff the rabbit’s tracks
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 11 Rabbit watches as Whiskers draws closer
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 12 Rabbit hides from Whiskers
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 13 Fox spies Whiskers
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 14 Whiskers discovers the fox; rabbit scurries off
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 15 Whiskers follows the fleeing rabbit, as the fox chases him
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 16 Whiskers and rabbit head for the rabbit hole
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 17 Rabbit plunges into burrow, with Whiskers and the fox behind him
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 18 Whiskers dives into the rabbit hole, with the fox behind him
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 19 Fox pokes his nose into the rabbit hole
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 20 Whiskers looks at fox’s face at the entrance to the rabbit hole
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 21 Whiskers heads deeper into the rabbit hole
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 22 Whiskers panics in the dark
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 23 Whiskers begins to cry
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 24 Rabbit races through the burrow
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 25 The rabbit is greeted by his family
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 26 Mother rabbit stirs supper as the babies gather around their father
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 27 The rabbits hear Whiskers as they are eating their dinner
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 28 The father rabbit greets Whiskers
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 29 Whiskers is introduced to the rabbit family
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 30 Whiskers is offered carrots for dinner
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 31 Whiskers gives the rabbit babies a ride
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 32 Rabbits play leapfrog over Whiskers
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 33 Rabbits and Whiskers play blind man’s bluff
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 34 The rabbits escort Whiskers back through the burrow
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 35 Rabbits poke their heads out of the burrow
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 36 Rabbit family bids Whiskers farewell
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 37 Whiskers heads home
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 38 Whiskers returns to his owner and licks her
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 p. 39 Whiskers and his owner reunited
SC 3 Add. 1980 2 End sheet design 35.5 x 23 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 Dummy
What Whiskers Did, 2nd edition
Box
Folder
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 Original illustrations, pastel or crayon on art board, with acetate coverings, colors are orange, brown and black
Box
Folder
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 Jacket design 43.5 x 30.5 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 Cover design of Whiskers 23 x 30 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 4 Whiskers and child run through woods 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 5 Whiskers spots rabbit tracks 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 6 Whiskers breaks loose to follow tracks 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 7 Whiskers’ owner falls as the leash breaks 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 8. Child tries to catch Whiskers 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 9 Rabbit runs through underbrush 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 10 Rabbit watches Whiskers following his tracks 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 11 Whiskers draws closer to rabbit 19 x 25.5 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 12 Rabbit follows Whiskers as Whiskers follows rabbits’ tracks 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 13 A fox spies Whiskers 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 14 Fox leaps for Whiskers as the rabbit flees 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 15 Whiskers follows the rabbit as they are chased by the fox, mounted picture, 28 x 33 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 16 Rabbit and Whiskers head for the rabbit hole 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 17 Rabbit dives into rabbit hole; Whiskers and fox follow 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 18 Whiskers follows the rabbit into his hole, with fox right behind them 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 19 Fox pokes his head into the rabbit burrow 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 20 Whiskers runs from the fox’s face, which is framed in the entrance of the rabbit burrow 19 x 25 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 21 Whiskers feels his way in the dark burrow 19 x 25.5 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 22 Whiskers peers around the corner of the burrow 19 x 25.5 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 23 Whiskers cries in the dark 19 x 25.5 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 24 Rabbit races through the burrow 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 25 The rabbit is greeted by his family 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 26 Rabbit babies gather around their father as the mother rabbit cooks 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 27 The rabbit family hears Whiskers as they eat their dinner 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 28 The father rabbit greets Whiskers at the door of their home
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 29 Whiskers is introduced to the rabbit family 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 30 Whiskers is offered carrots for dinner 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 31 Whiskers gives the rabbit babies a ride, mounted and framed, 28 x 33 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 32 Rabbit babies play leapfrog over Whiskers 19 x 26.5 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 33 Whiskers plays blind man’s buff with rabbit babies, mounted, 28 x 33 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 34 Whiskers is escorted through the burrow by the rabbit family 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 35 Rabbit and baby check to see that the fox is gone 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 36 Rabbit family bids Whiskers farewell 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 37 Whiskers heads for home 19.5 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 38 Whiskers finds his lonely owner 19 x 26 cm
SC 3 Add. 1980 3 p. 39 Whiskers and his owner are reunited, mounted, 28 x 33 cm
Framed and Mounted Illustrations
Box
SC 4 Add. 1980 From The Managing Hen and the Floppy Hound, dog jumping at the base of tree, black and white; ink and crayon (?), 35.5 x 42 cm, including wooden frame
SC 4 Add. 1980 From Pet Tale, rabbit with mouse perched on its back, black and white; ink and or art pencil, 38.5 x 36.5 cm, including frame
SC 4 Add. 1980 From Tough Enough’s Trip, small dog riding steering wheel of car, black and white; ink and crayon or art pencil, 37 x 43.5 cm, including wooden frame
SC 5 Add. 1980 From Tough Enough’s Pony, Wild horses racing across prairie, black and white; ink and art pencil (?), 56.5 x 43.5 cm, including wooden frame
SC 5 Add. 1980 From Tough Enough and Sassy, hunter, boys and Hounds walking in woods, black and white; ink and/or art pencil (?) 56 x 42.5 cm, including wooden frame

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Subjects

  • Personal Names :
  • Carroll, Latrobe
  • Carroll, Latrobe--Correspondence
  • Carroll, Ruth, 1899---Correspondence
  • Subject Terms :
  • Authors, American--20th century
  • Children's literature, American--Authorship
  • Children's literature, American--Illustrations
  • Illustrated children's books--United States--Specimens
  • Illustration of books--United States--20th century
  • Women illustrators--United States
  • Young adult literature, American--Authorship
  • Young adult literature, American--Illustrations
    • Form or Genre Terms :
    • Book illustrations
    • Manuscripts for publication
    • Mock-ups

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