Shelby Shackelford (1899-1987) was an author and illustrator of works on natural history. Collection includes correspondence, manuscripts (book length), short stories, articles, Illustrations, scratchboard, Illustration proofs, book reviews, and other miscellaneous papers regarding Shackelford.
- circa 1899-1960
- Shackelford, Shelby, 1899-1987 (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Shelby Shackelford (1899-1987) was an author and illustrator of works on natural history.
1.5 linear feet (2 containers)
Language of Materials
Collection is organized into the following series: Correspondence, Manuscripts (book length), Short Stories, Short Story Collection, Articles, Illustrations, Illustrations not accompanied by text, Scratchboard, Gouache, Illustration Proofs, Book Reviews, and Miscellaneous.
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.
- Authors, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Correspondence Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Illustrations Subject Source: TGM II, Genre and physical characteristic terms
- Literature Subject Source: Archiveswest
- Manuscripts (documents) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Natural history illustration Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Proofs (printed matter) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Shackelford, Shelby, 1899-1987
- Tear sheets Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Women illustrators -- United States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Guide to the Shelby Shackelford Papers
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- Finding aid prepared by University of Oregon Libraries, Archivists' Toolkit Project Team and Jenn Newby
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- Finding aid written in English