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  • Title
    Anne Bower Ingram : collection of children's book illustrations, ca. 1970-1991
  • Creator
  • Level of description
  • Date

    ca. 1970-1991
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
  • Physical Description
    Photographs - slides & photoprints
    Ephemera - calendars (printed)
    1 medal - bronze

    Anne Bower Ingram, children's author and editor of children's literature, joined William Collins in 1971. Since 1980 she has been a freelance book editor and writer, and has been instrumental in promoting, planning and presenting Australian children's literature overseas.
    Reference: `Anne Bower Ingram' in The Inside story : creating children's books / edited by Belle Alderman and Stephanie Owen Reeder. [Canberra] : Children's Book Council of Australia, A.C.T. Branch, 1987. pp.133-146 Location number: Q808.068/3 Mitchell Library [Includes biographical details and an edited transcript of a talk `Development of the Australian picture book' by Anne Bower Ingram given on 28 Sept 1985 at the Canberra Children's Book Council seminar on `Writing and illustrating for children']
  • Scope and Content
    Pictorial material - photographs & slides, original artwork, printed illustrations, posters, calendars, book lay-outs, book jacket roughs etc. all collected by Anne Bower Ingram during the course of her career as a children's book publisher.
  • System of arrangement
    This collection comprises 4 record series. You may navigate to a more detailed description of each series from this collection record.
  • Source
    Presented under the Taxation Incentives for the Arts, 1989-1993 Pic.Acc.6781
  • Access Conditions

    Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian
  • General note

    Items identified by Anne Bower Ingram
    Transfer from the Manuscripts Section (Anne Bower Ingram papers). Location number: ML MSS 5162 Mitchell Library
    Manuscripts Section holds several cassette tapes in which Anne Bower Ingram comments on items in the collection. Location number: TR 1156-1159 Mitchell Library

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