Thornton and Amy Oakley collection


Creator: Oakley, Thornton, 1881-1953
Date(s): 1927-1949
Call Number: MSS 0509
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: This collection houses pen and ink drawings on boards, water colors, manuscripts, a promotional display board, scholarly journals, disbound leaves, printer's proofs, and booklets related to Thornton Oakley (1881-1953) and Amy Oakley (. Oakley illustrated numerous books and magazines, includingHarper's,Century Magazine,Collier's Weekly, andEverybody's Magazineduring the 20th century.
Physical Description:
  • 1 linear foot (3 boxes)
  • 3 oversize boxes
Source: Gift of Roger Garland, 1984; and purchases, 1986.
Processing: Processed by Karalee Kopreski, October 2005. Encoded by Natalie Baur, September 2009. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard