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Nils Hogner papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 717

Scope and Contents

The collection contains correspondence, original illustrations, manuscripts by Hogner and Dorothy Childs Hogner and others.

The correspondence contains letters from Alfred A. Knopf, Inc, 1963.

The illustrated manuscripts by Hogner, Dorothy Childs Hogner and others are organized by work and include drafts, proofs, galleys, sketch books, and final drafts.

The 1973 addendum contains incoming and outgoing correspondence and illustrated manuscripts by Hogner and Dorthy Childs Hogner.

Dates

  • 1939-1970

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Conditions Governing Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections and 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 and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Biographical / Historical

Nils Hogner (1893-1969) was born in Whiteville, Massachusetts, and educated at schools and academies of art in the United States and abroad. He was a muralist and book illustrator, specializing in the illustration of nature books.

Extent

6.5 linear feet (7 containers) : 1 manuscript box, 1 record storage box, 1 oversize flat box, 4 solandar cases

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Nils Hogner (1893-1969) was a muralist and book illustrator who specialized in the illustration of nature books. The collection contains correspondence, original illustrations, manuscripts by Hogner and Dorothy Childs Hogner and others.

Other Finding Aids

Paper finding aid with additional information is available in Special Collections & University Archives.

Processing Information

Collection processed by staff, 1972.

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

This collection received a basic level of processing including minimal organization and rehousing.

Description information is drawn in part from information supplied with the collection and initial surveys of the contents.
Title
Guide to the Nils Hogner Papers
Status
Revise Description
Author
University of Oregon Libraries, Archivists' Toolkit Project Team and Tanya Parlet.
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English
Sponsor
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA