Silverstein, Shel, 1930-1999

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b. 1932; d. May 10, 1999.

From the description of Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82328617

Shel Silverstein was born September 25, 1930, in Chicago, Illinois, and died May 10, 1999, in Key West, Florida. He had a long career as artist, cartoonist, and writer, contributing to diverse publications such as Playboy Magazine and children's literature. Biographical Sources:Something About the Author, vols. 27, 33, 92, 116, Children's Literature Review, vol. 96.

From the description of Shel Silverstein Papers 1963. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 437298052

Shel Silverstein was born September 25, 1930, in Chicago, Illinois, and died May 10, 1999, in Key West, Florida. He had a long career as artist, cartoonist, and writer, contributing to diverse publications such as Playboy Magazine and children's literature.

Biographical Sources:

Something About the Author, vols. 27, 33, 92, 116

Children's Literature Review, vol. 96

From the guide to the Shel Silverstein Papers, 1963, (University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections [clrc])

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referencedIn Eugene Earle Collection, 1939-1980s University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Folklife Collection.
creatorOf Olive, Vivienne. Where the sidewalk ends : for children's voices [music] / music: Vivienne Olive ; words: Shel Silverstein. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Milton Caniff Collection, 1805-2007, 1910-1988 The Ohio State University Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum
referencedIn Ohio State University. Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum. Sheldon A. Silverstein 1930?-1999 biographical file. Ohio State University Libraries
creatorOf Shel Silverstein Papers, 1963 University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections [clrc]
creatorOf Silverstein, Shel, 1932-1999. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Stephanie Lowd. Performance hour [sound recording]. University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Semans Library
creatorOf Silverstein, Shel. Shel Silverstein Papers 1963. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
creatorOf Owen, Jerry, 1944-. Silverstein songs : for soprano, flute, and piano / Jerry Owen ; [words by] Shel Silverstein. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn Gottschalk, A. W. (Arthur William), 1952-. Politically correct : a song cycle for high voice and string quartet / Arthur Gottschalk. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
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associatedWith Bobby Bare person
associatedWith Brothers Four, The corporateBody
associatedWith Cash, Johnny person
associatedWith Collins, Judy, 1939-.... person
associatedWith Doyle Holly person
associatedWith Earle, Eugene. person
associatedWith Faithfull, Marianne person
associatedWith Gardner, Herb, 1934-2003 person
associatedWith Goodman, Steve, 1948-1984 person
associatedWith Gottschalk, A. W. (Arthur William), 1952- person
associatedWith Harris, Emmylou person
associatedWith Hefner, Hugh M. (Hugh Marston), 1926- person
associatedWith Irish Rovers (Musical group) corporateBody
associatedWith Jennings, Waylon person
associatedWith Kristofferson, Kris person
employeeOf Look magazine. corporateBody
associatedWith Lynn, Loretta person
associatedWith Mamet, David person
associatedWith Mauldin, Bill, 1921-2003 person
correspondedWith Milton Caniff person
associatedWith New Christy Minstrels corporateBody
associatedWith Nordstrom, Ursula person
associatedWith Olive, Vivienne. person
associatedWith Owen, Jerry, 1944- person
associatedWith Peter, Paul, and Mary (Musical group) corporateBody
employeeOf Playboy Magazine corporateBody
alumnusOrAlumnaOf Roosevelt University (Chicago, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith Sack, John person
alumnusOrAlumnaOf School of the Art Institute (Chicago, Ill.). corporateBody
associatedWith Shepherd, Jean person
employeeOf Sports Illustrated corporateBody
employeeOf Stars and Stripes corporateBody
employeeOf This Week Magazine. corporateBody
memberOf United States. Army corporateBody
alumnusOrAlumnaOf University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Key West FL US
Chicago IL US
Subject
Children's literature, American
Caricatures and cartoons
Occupation
Authors, American
Cartoonists
Screenwriters
Lyricists
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Birth 1930-09-25

Death 1999-05-10

Americans

English

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