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Stanley Meltzoff Collection

Identifier: MGHL-00030

Materials donated from Silverfish Press, a company owned by Stanley Meltzoff. Meltzoff was an American illustrator and painter, known for his underwater fish paintings. He created many illustrations related to wildlife, portraiture, and American life.


  • 1949-2000
  • Other: Date acquired: 11/17/2014

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions to access.

Conditions Governing Use

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


24.00 linear feet

Arrangement Note

The contents of this collection are arranged as follows: Series I: Negatives and Photographs Series II: Prints and Reproductions Series III: Original Works of Art

Method of Acquisition

This collection was donated to the Modern Graphic History Library by Michael Rivkin in November 2014.

Accruals and Additions

An accrual was made in 2016 and has not yet been processed.

Related Materials

The Walt Reed Illustration Archive: contains tear sheets created by Stanley Meltzoff.

Processing Information

The collection was processed by Modern Graphic History Library staff in December 2015 through January 2016.

Stanley Meltzoff Collection
Washington University Special Collections Staff
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Revision Statements

  • 09099999: This finding aid was entered into Archon by Modern Graphic History Library staff in January 2016.

Collecting Area Details

Part of the D.B. Dowd Modern Graphic History Library Collecting Area

Skye Lacerte, Curator
West Campus Library
7425 Forsyth Blvd
Clayton MO 63105 US
(314) 935-5495