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Henry Raleigh Collection (MGHL00026)

Overview

Scope and Contents

Biographical Note

Administrative Information

Detailed Description

Framed Illustrations

Loose Original Works of Art

Magazine Tearsheets

Periodicals

Books

Correspondence

Photographs

Personal Scrapbook



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Henry Raleigh Collection (MGHL00026), 1910-1940 | MGHL Dowd Modern Graphic History Library

By Washington University Special Collections Staff

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Collection Overview

Title: Henry Raleigh Collection (MGHL00026), 1910-1940Add to your cart.View associated digital content.

ID: MGHL/mghl00026

Primary Creator: Raleigh, Henry (1880-1945)

Extent: 162.0 Linear Feet

Arrangement:

Items are arranged by material type.

The contents of the collection are arranged as follows:

Series 1: Framed illustrations

- Sub Series 1: Framed original illustrations

- Sub Series 2: Framed reproductions of published illustrations

- Sub Series 3: Framed engravings and lithographs

- Sub Series 4: Framed war posters

- Sub Series 5: Framed concept sketches

Series 2: Loose Original Works of Art

- Sub Series 1: Concept sketches

- Sub Series 2: Etchings and lithographs

Series 3: Magazine Tear Sheets

Series 4: Periodicals

Series 5: Books

Series 6: Correspondence

Series 7: Photographs

Series 8: Scrapbook

Date Acquired: 04/06/2015. More info below under Accruals.

Subjects: Advertising -- Clothing and dress -- Periodicals., Advertising--Fashion, Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976--Characters, Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940--Characters, Illustration of books, Magazine Illustration, Magazine illustration--20th century, War, Zines.

Forms of Material: Clothing and dress -- Periodicals.

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection includes original artwork and published materials in various formats by Henry Raleigh, mainly dating between 1910 and 1940.

Collection Historical Note

Henry Raleigh was an American Illustrator, active between 1910-1940. Known as the Gatsby Era Story Illustrator (Chris Raleigh), Henry created illustrations for many well-known authors for books and magazines, including F. Scott Fitzgerald and H.G. Wells. Raleigh started off as a newspaper artist, but later became widely respected and sought after for his unique and distinct style of illustration. He also created several posters for WWI. By his 25th year as an illustrator, he had completed over 20,000 illustrations, and did very well for himself during the Depression.

Biographical Note

Henry Raleigh was an American Illustrator active between 1910-1940. Working during the Golden Age of American Story Illustrator, he was known as the "Gatsby Era Story Illustrator", producing over 20,000 illustrations.

Subject/Index Terms

Advertising -- Clothing and dress -- Periodicals.
Advertising--Fashion
Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976--Characters
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940--Characters
Illustration of books
Magazine Illustration
Magazine illustration--20th century
War
Zines.

Administrative Information

Repository: MGHL Dowd Modern Graphic History Library

Accruals: There are no accruals.

Access Restrictions: There are no restrictions to access.

Use Restrictions:

Some restrictions, please contact the Modern Graphic History Library Curator at (314) 935-7741 or spec@wumail.wustl.edu.

Users of the collection must read and abide by the Rules for the use of Modern Graphic History Library materials.

Users of the collections who wish to use items from this collection, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in the form) must sign and submit to the Washington University Department of Special Collections a hard copy of the Notification of intent to publish Modern Graphic History Library materials form.

All publication not covered by fair use restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder.

Acquisition Method: This collection was purchased by the Modern Graphic History Library from Chris Raleigh in April 2015. In addition to purchasing the collection, select items were also donated.

Related Materials: The Walt Reed Illustration Archive: contains original artwork, periodicals and tear sheets of Henry Raleigh's illustrations. For more information please see http://archon.wulib.wustl.edu/index.php?p=collections/findingaid&id=776&q=.

Preferred Citation: Henry Raleigh Collection, Washington University Libraries, Department of Special Collections

Processing Information: The collection was processed by Alexis Peregoy in October 2015.

Finding Aid Revision History: The finding aid was entered into Archon by Alexis Peregoy in November 2015.


Box and Folder Listing


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[Series 1: Framed Illustrations],
[Series 2: Loose Original Works of Art],
[Series 3: Magazine Tearsheets],
[Series 4: Periodicals],
[Series 5: Books],
[Series 6: Correspondence],
[Series 7: Photographs],
[Series 8: Personal Scrapbook],
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Series 3: Magazine TearsheetsAdd to your cart.
Item numbers will correspond to original order created by donor. The majority of tear sheets in this series have been digitized.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Item 316: Saturday Evening Post illustration, 1928 JanuaryAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #53 in series 1
Item 317: Ladies' Home Journal, 1926 JulyAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #7 in series 1
Item 318: Saturday Evening Post, 1926Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #42 in series 1
Item 319: "The Three of Them", story by Edna Ferber, Collier's, 1918 AugustAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #11 in series 1
Item 320: "Champion Luck", story by I.A.R. Wylie, Saturday Evening Post, 1937 NovemberAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #9 in series 1
Item 321: Woman's Home CompanionAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #71 in series 1
Item 322: "The Good Black Sheep", story by John P. Marquand, Saturday Evening Post, 1928 AugustAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #12 in series 1
Item 323: Saturday Evening PostAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #70 in series 1
Item 324: Saturday Evening Post, 1924Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #3 in series 1
Item 325: "Professor, How Could You!", story by Harry Leon Wilson, Saturday Evening Post, 1924 SeptemberAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #52 in series 1
Item 326: "Humdrum House?", story by Maximilian Foster, Saturday Evening Post, 1924 MayAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #51 in series 1
Item 327: "The Stranger at the Feast", story by George Agnew Chamberlain, Saturday Evening Post, 1927 DecemberAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #54 in series 1
Item 328: "Forlorn Hope", story by Cosmo Hamilton, Ladies' Home Journal, 1929 NovemberAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #4 in series 1
Item 329: "Oh, Doctor!", story by Harry Leon Wilson, Saturday Evening Post, 1923 AugustAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #25 in series 1
Item 330: "Teamed up with Chita", story by Sewell Ford, Saturday Evening Post, 1925 JanuaryAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #48 in series 1
Box 2Add to your cart.
Item 331: Saturday Evening Post, 1926 OctoberAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #49 in series 1
Item 332: "Bealby", story by H.G. Wells, Collier's, installment no. 1, 1914Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #20 in series 1
Item 333: "The Alien Corn", story by W. Somerset Maugham, Cosmopolitan, 1931 AugustAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #1 in series 1
Item 334: Harper's Bazaar, 1922Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #35 in series 1
Item 335: Vanity Fair illustration, 1926Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #55 in series 1
Item 336: Item 1: "My Bare Feet", story by Thornon Wielder, Saturday Evening Post; Item 2: unknown illustration, 1926Add to your cart.View associated digital content.

Two magazine tear sheets mounted to same board

Magazine tear sheet item 1 connected to original illustration item #2 in series 1

Magazine tear sheet item 2 connected to original illustration item #6 in series 1

Item 337: Item 1: "Young People's Pride", story by Stephen Vincent Benet, Harper's Bazaar; Item 2: Saturday Evening Post unknown illustration, 1923Add to your cart.View associated digital content.

Two magazine tear sheets mounted to same board

Magazine tear sheet item 1 connected to original illustration item #10 in series 1

Magazine tear sheet item 2 connected to original illustration item #36 in series 1

Item 338: Item 1: "Fatal Gesture", by John Taintor Foote, Saturday Evening Post, 1933; Item 2: "Peep o'Day", story by Turbese Lummis Fisk, Ladies' Home Journal, 1927, 1927; 1933Add to your cart.View associated digital content.

Two magazine tear sheets mounted to same board

Magazine tear sheet item 1 connected to original illustration item #13 in series 1

Magazine tear sheet item 2 connected to original illustration item #27 in series 1

Item 339: Saturday Evening Post, 1933Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #29 in series 1
Box 3Add to your cart.
Item 340: McCall's, 1929Add to your cart.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #69 in series 1
Item 341: Saturday Evening Post, 1923Add to your cart.
Magazine tear sheet connected to original illustration item #44 in series 1
Item 342: Misc. tear sheets, duplicatesAdd to your cart.
Duplicated tear sheets in collection
Item 343: Misc. tear sheets, duplicatesAdd to your cart.
Duplicated tear sheets in collection
Item 344: Misc. tear sheets, duplicatesAdd to your cart.
Duplicated tear sheets in collection
Item 345: Misc. tear sheets, duplicatesAdd to your cart.
Duplicated tear sheets in collection
Box 4Add to your cart.
Item 346-393: Miscellaneous Raleigh tear sheetsAdd to your cart.
Tear sheets; have been mounted to paper in Itoya art portfolio; Items have been digitized
Box 5Add to your cart.
Item 394-421: Miscellaneous Raleigh tear sheetsAdd to your cart.
Tear sheets mounted to mat board; Items have been digitized
Box 6Add to your cart.
Item 422-440: Miscellaneous Raleigh tear sheetsAdd to your cart.
Tear sheets mounted to mat board; items have been digitized
Box 7Add to your cart.
Item 441-474: Miscellaneous Raleigh tear sheets for advertising projectsAdd to your cart.
Tear sheets; have been mounted to paper in Itoya art portfolio; Items have been digitized
Box 8Add to your cart.
Item 475-499: Miscellaneous Raleigh tear sheets for advertising projectsAdd to your cart.
Tear sheets have been mounted to mat board; Items have been digitized
Box 9Add to your cart.
Item 500-524: Miscellaneous Raleigh tear sheets for advertising projectsAdd to your cart.
Tear sheets have been mounted to mat board; Items have been digitized
Box 10Add to your cart.
Item 525-551: Miscellaneous Raleigh tear sheets for advertising projectsAdd to your cart.
Tear sheets have been mounted to mat board; Items have been digitized
Box 11Add to your cart.
Item 552-553: Miscellaneous Raleigh tear sheetsAdd to your cart.
Oversize tear sheets have been mounted to mat board

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Framed Illustrations],
[Series 2: Loose Original Works of Art],
[Series 3: Magazine Tearsheets],
[Series 4: Periodicals],
[Series 5: Books],
[Series 6: Correspondence],
[Series 7: Photographs],
[Series 8: Personal Scrapbook],
[All]


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