Ben Stahl collection of Gone With the Wind Illustrations

Ben Stahl collection of Gone With the Wind Illustrations

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Ben Stahl collection of Gone With the Wind Illustrations
Dates: 1961-1962
Quantity: 1.3 Linear feet (5 folders and 1 oversized box; MS 822 and MS 826 in 1 half box)
Abstract:The collection consists of letters, biographical material, sales material, booklets, and articles about the edition of Gone with the Wind illustrated by Ben Stahl and published by MacMillan in 1961 as the twenty-fifth anniversary edition.
Coll. Number: ms822

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, author, illustrator, and lecturer, Ben Stahl (1910-1987) won a scholarship to the Art Institute of Chicago at age 12. At 16, Stahl had work accepted for the International Watercolor Show at the Art Institute. Stahl won more than 25 medals including the Saltus Gold Medal, illustrated more than 750 stories for the Saturday Evening Post, and illustrated and/or wrote several books... Stahl taught at the Art Institute of Chicago, American Academy of Art, New York Art Students' League, Brooklyn's Pratt Institute, as well as numerous universities. "Ben Stahl." Western Art Collection. (Retrieved December 10, 2008)


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Advertising copy.
Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949 -- Gone with the wind
Stahl, Ben, 1910-1987

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Ben Stahl collection of Gone with the Wind Illustrations, MS 822. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Biographical material: Gone with the Wind
2Articles re: Gone with the Wind illustrations
3Promotional materials for the 25th anniversary of Gone with the Wind
4Articles re Stahl's illustrations
5Articles re Margaret Mitchell and Gone with the Wind
OS Box
1"Gone with the Wind" Illustrations
OS Box
2"Gone with the Wind" Illustrations