Malcolm Whyte Papers and Troubador Press Publications, ca. 1963-1995

Collection Number: 4411

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Malcolm Whyte papers and Troubador Press publications, 1963-1995
Collection Number:
4411
Creator:
Malcolm Whyte
Quantity:
4.6 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Books, documents.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Children's books by various authors, published by Troubador Press, Troubador Press catalogs and other documents including book files, history of Troubador Press and job cards.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE and ORGANIZATIONAL HISTORY

Troubador Press is owned and operated in San Francisco, California by Malcolm Whyte. Whyte graduated from Cornell University in 1955.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Children's books including coloring, cut-out, game, and puzzle books by various authors including Malcolm Whyte and Larry Evans, published by Troubador Press. Also, an Edward Gorey book designed by Whyte, a Great Plains Indians cut-out book, a guidebook for Cornellians in San Francisco, and Troubador Press catalogs and documents demonstrating the step-by-step production of one of the books.
Toss Your Own Ticker Tape Parade and Super Hero Kit by Malcolm Whyte, published by Andrews McMeel Publishing.
Also, additional book files and history of Troubador Press.
"Job cards" documenting the cost of producing various Troubador books and other printing jobs; also, cards regarding the printing of City Lights Publication's books, including 9 printings of Allen Ginsberg's HOWL in which Troubador replaced, at the publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti's request, the "dirty words" represented only with ellipses with the words as written in Ginsberg's original manuscript.
"Toot-Your-Own-Horn" art, original roughs, manuscripts, correspondence, and kit content examples (1964-1966).
COLLECTION ARRANGEMENT

Books are listed alphabetically by author with the following notations:
c - calligraphy by
cr - created by
d - designed by
e - edited by
i - illustrated by
w - written by
SUBJECTS

Names:
Whyte, Malcolm.
Evans, Larry, 1939-
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997
Gorey, Edward, 1925-
Troubador Press.

Subjects:
Children's literature.

Places:
San Francsico (Calif.), Description and travel.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Malcolm Whyte Papers and Troubador Press Publications, #4411. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
SERIES LIST

Series I. Books, publications and kits
Box 1-5
Series II. Files and documents
Box 4, 6-9

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 2 Folder 1
The Enchanted Kingdom
: Abrams, Jodell (i and w),
Box 11
The Enchanted Forest
: Abrams, Jodell (w, i)
Box 2 Folder 2
Coloring Album of Los Angeles
: Abrams, Jodell and Edward J.,
Box 3
Wilson's Andersen
: Andersen, Hans Christian (w) and S. Clay Wilson (i)
Box 2 Folder 3
50 Years of Cars to Color, Fold & Display
: Arceneaux, Marc ( i and d),
Box 1 Folder 1
Graphics, Computer Crosswords
: Armbruster, Frank and D.K.Holland,
Box 11
Paper Alien Star Ships To Cut-out and Fly
: Bae, Yoong (d, i)
Box 2 Folder 69
Paper UFO
: Bae, Yoong
Box 2 Folder 60
Paper Star Ships
: Bae, Yoong (i and d),
Box 2 Folder 72
Paper Robots
: Bae, Yoong (d and i),
Box 1 Folder 37
Pinwheels to Color, Cut-out and Spin
: Bae, Yoong (d & i),
Box 2 Folder 73
Paper Rockets to Color, Cut-Out and Fly
: Bae, Yoong
Box 2 Folder 4
Great Comic Cats
: Blackbeard, Bill and Malcolm Whyte,
Box 1 Folder 2
A Child's American Heritage
: Blocksom, Claudia (w & i),
Box 4
Horse Show Paper Dolls
: Boyd, Leanne Carson (w) and Malcolm Whyte (e)
Box 2 Folder 5
Mammoth Coloring Album
: Bridges, Dennis (i and w),
Box 1
Pogo's Golden Anniversary Exhibition
: Burstein, Mark (w), Selby Kelly (w), and Steve Thompson (w)
Box 1 Folder 3
The Original Old Radio Game
: Callahan, Ed, Bill Shilling, and Mal Whyte,
Box 2 Folder 6
Everything for Your Birthday Party
: Chad,
Box 2 Folder 7
An Outstanding Collection of 3-Dimensional Drawings & Stereo Views
: Chandler, Arthur and Wayne Pope,
It's Your World - a basic ecology guide and project book
: Chargin, Claudia (w & i),
Box 4
Good Times America Coloring Album
: Davenport, Chris (d) and Kimberly Knoll (i)
Box 2 Folder 8
Double-ups - Hidden Pictures to Color and Solve
: Davenport, Marilyn (i and w),
Box 2 Folder 10
Butterflies and Moths
: deTreville, Stan (i) and deTreville, Susan (w),
Box 2 Folder 10
Reptiles and Amphibians
: deTreville, Stan (i) and deTreville, Susan (w),
Box 2 Folder 11
A Color & Story Album for Horse Lovers
: Dian, Twila (w and i),
Box 11
Draw Your Own Monsters
: Duhnam, Laura
Box 1 Folder 4
Maze Craze 4
: Duncan, Charles
Box 1 Folder 5
Heather's Horse Race
: Dunn, Anna (i) and Carroll Killingsworth (w),
Box 1 Folder 6
Once Upon a Time
: Dunn, Anna (i)
Box 1 Folder 7
3-Dimensional Monster Mazes
: Evans, Larry
Box 1 Folder 8
3-Dimensional Mazes
: Evans, Larry
Box 1 Folder 9
3-Dimensional Mazes, Volume II
: Evans, Larry
Box 11
Gross and Gruesome Games and Puzzles
: Evans, Larry
Box 2 Folder 12
How to Draw Monsters
: Evans, Larry (w & i)
Box 2 Folder 13
How to Draw Prehistoric Monsters
: Evans, Larry
Box 2 Folder 14
How to Draw Robots and Spaceships
: Evans, Larry (w & i)
Box 1 Folder 10
Invisibles - Hidden Picture Puzzles
: Evans, Larry (w & i),
Box 1 Folder 11
Invisibles - Hidden Picture Puzzles Two
: Evans, Larry (w & i),
Box 1 Folder 12
Pyramid Puzzles
: Evans, Larry,
Box 2 Folder 15
Gnomes Games
: Evans, Larry (d)
Box 2 Folder 16
3-Dimensional Maze Art
: Evans, Larry (w & i),
Box 2 Folder 17
3-Dimensional Optical Illusions to Color & Construct
: Evans, Larry,
Box 2 Folder 18
Mammoth Coloring Album
(1978)
: Evans, Larry (i) and Bridges, Dennis (w),
Box 1 Folder 13
Giant 3-Dimensional Maze - Fantastic Journey
: Evans, Larry,
Box 1 Folder 14
The Largest 3-Dimensional Maze in the Universe - City of Tomorrow
: Evans, Larry,
Box 2 Folder 19
Maze Cubes
: Evans, Larry,
Box 1 Folder 15
The Most Gigantic 3-Dimensional Maze in the Galaxy
: Evans, Larry,
Box 4
Victorian Puzzles
: Evans, Larry
Box 2 Folder 20
Cowboys
: Fleischman, Chas (i) and Helberg, Kristin (w),
Box 2 Folder 21
Aesop's Fable
: Foster, Brad (i) and Townsend, George Fyler (w),
Box 2 Folder 22
Space WARP (Warrior Activated Robot Patrol)
: Fox, Frank (i and cr),
Box 4
Travels with Farley
: Frank, Phil
Box 4
San Francisco Scenes
: Frazer, Greg (w) and Phil Frank (i)
Box 1
Zap to Zippy
: Geerdes, Clay (w) and Malcolm Whyte (w)
Box 3
Color & Applique
: Georgia Ball Originals
Box 1 Folder 16
Gorey Cats
: Gorey, Edward,
Box 2 Folder 23
Color and Puzzle
: Heller, Ruth (d),
Box 3
Color and Puzzle
: Heller, Ruth (designer),
Box 1 Folder 17
Maze Craze
: Heller, Ruth (designer),
Box 3
Color and Stitch
: Heller, Ruth
Box 1 Folder 18
think metrics
: Holland, D.K. and Melinda Wentzell (graphics) and F.O. Armbruster,
Box 1 Folder 20
Maze Craze 3
: Hull, John
Box 1 Folder 19
Maze Craze 2
: Hull, John,
Box 1 Folder 21
Puzzlers
: Hull, John,
Box 2 Folder 24
The Official Advanced Dungeons & Dragons Coloring Album
: Irons, Greg (i) and Gygax, Gary (w),
Box 1 Folder 22
Famous Monsters Funbook
: Johnson, William R. (i and w),
Box 1 Folder 22
Famous Monsters Funbook
: Johnson, William R. (i and w)
Box 1 Folder 23
Dinosaur Funbook
: Johnson, William R. (writer and illustrator)
Box 2 Folder 25
Beasties Coloring Book
: Koski, Vernon (i) and Whyte, Malcolm (w),
Box 2 Folder 26
Ballet
: Kinic, Helen (i) and Tichenor, Kay (w)
Box 4
The Three Pigs a Story Book with Puppets
: Littin, Elizabeth (w) and Jon Worden (i)
Box 1 Folder 24
Nature's Pets
: Mace, Varian (i) and John Kipping (w),
Box 1 Folder 25
Nature Crafts & Projects
: Mace, Varian (i) and Beverly Frazier (w),
Box 1 Folder 26
The Meanings of Christmas
: Mace, Varian (i) and Malcolm Whyte (w),
Box 1 Folder 27
Fairy Tales Color & Story Album
: Mace, Varian (i) and Ann Moen (w),
Box 1 Folder 28
Small World Cook & Color Book
: Mace, Varian (i) and Beverly Frazier (w),
Box 4
Dinosaur Masks and Puppets
: Mah, Ronald
Box 2 Folder 27
Magic Tricks
: Marks, Burton
Box 2 Folder 28
The Puggle Tales Coloring & Adventure Book
: Mendez, Phil (i) and Barrett, John (w),
Box 4
Mother Goose Coloring Album
: Mills, Elizabeth
Box 2 Folder 29
Huggs & Cuddles Teddy Bear Paper Dolls
: Muzick, Terra (i) and Whyte, Malcolm (w),
Box 2 Folder 30
Auto Racing
: Nebeker, Albert (i) and Eckman, James & Terry Wilson (w),
Box 2 Folder 31
Bears Color & Story Book
: Nolan Dennis (I) and Schiller, Karen (w),
Box 2 Folder 32
Geometric Playthings to Color, Cut and Fold
: Pedersen, Jean J. and Kent A.,
Box 2 Folder 33
Gnomes Color and Story
: Poortvliet, Rien (i) and Huygen, Wil (w),
Box 4
Mother Earth's House Plant
: Rapp, Lynn and Joel (w) and Rita Warner (i)
Box 2 Folder 34
Zodiac Coloring Book
: Redmond, Dennis (i) ,
Box 2 Folder 35
Mona Lisa Coloring Book
: Redmond, Dennis (i),
Box 2 Folder 36
Flashback Fashion Paper Dolls
: Robbins, Trina (i and w),
Box 2 Folder 27
North American Wildflowers
: Saijo, Gompers (i) and Kipping, John L. (w),
Box 2 Folder 38
Jungle
: Saijo, Gompers (i) and Kipping, John L. (w),
Box 2 Folder 39
The Occult Coloring Book
: Saijo, Gompers (i) and Garvin, Richard M. (w),
Box 3
The Occult Coloring Book
: Saijo, Gompers (i) and Garvin, Richard M. (w),
Box 2 Folder 40
North American Sea Life
: Saijo, Gompers (i) and Whyte, Mal (e),
Box 2 Folder 41
North American Bird Life
: Saijo, Gompers (i) and Whyte, Mal (e),
Box 2 Folder 42
North American Wildlife
: Saijo, Gompers (i) and Mal Whyte (editor),
Box 2 Folder 43
Monster Gallery
: Savee, Mark (i) and Woskey, Leah (w),
Box 2 Folder 44
Science Fiction Anthology
: Savee, Mark (i) and Ken (w)
Box 1 Folder 29
International Folk Crafts
: Schields, Gretchen (i) and Ginger Scribner (w),
Box 2 Folder 45
Marvels of the Deep Sea
: Schot, Glenn (w and i),
Box 2 Folder 46
Hot Air Balloons Coloring Album
: Senum, Marilyn (i and w),
Box 2 Folder 47
Giants & Gnomes
: Slaton, Lana,
Box 4
Horses in History Coloring Album
: Slaton, Lana
Box 1 Folder 30
Fat Cat's Craft and Coloring Book
: Sloan, Donna (i) and Karen Whyte (w),
Box 2 Folder 48
The Fat Cat Coloring & Limerick Book
: Sloan, Donna (i) and Whyte, Mal (w),
Box 2 Folder 49
The Love Bug Coloring & Limerick Book
: Sloan, Donna (i) and Whyte, Mal (w),
Box 1 Folder 31
Fat Cat's Cookbook
: Sloan, Donna (i) and Karen Whyte (w),
Box 2 Folder 75
African Safari
: Smith, Daniel (i & d) and Malcolm Whyte (w),
Box 2 Folder 76
Prehistoric Animals
: Smith, Daniel (i & d) and Malcolm Whyte (w),
Box 2 Folder 50
Kachinas Color and Cut-Out Collection
: Staheli, Julie West (adapted from Hopi originals),
Box 2 Folder 51
Kachina Dolls Color and Cut-Out Collection
: Staheli, Julie West,
Box 1 Folder 32
Monster Movie Game
: Stanley, John and Mal Whyte,
Box 1 Folder 33
Windows of Nature - a story-coloring book
: Stillwater, Maitreya (w & i),
Box 2 Folder 52
Fashion Kit Design & Color Paper Doll
: Sullivan, Maria (i and w),
Box 2 Folder 53
Dolls Through the Ages
: Swanberg, Nancie (i and w),
Box 2 Folder 54
Toys Through the Ages
: Swanberg, Nancie (i and w),
Box 2 Folder 55
Great Ballet Paper Dolls
: Swanberg, Nancie (w and i),
Box 2 Folder 77
Butterflies - A Colors of Nature Book
: Tachiera, Andrea, (i) and Malcolm Whyte (w),
Box 2 Folder 78
Farm Animals - A Colors of Nature Book
: Tachiera, Andrea (i) and Malcolm Whyte (w),
Box 2 Folder 79
Sea Creaturse - A Colors of Nature Book
: Tachiera, Andrea (i) and Malcolm Whyte (w),
Box 2 Folder 80
Zoo Animals - A Colors of Nature Book
: Tachiera, Andrea (i) and Malcolm Whyte (w),
Box 2 Folder 56
Tales of Fantasy
: Todd, Larry
Box 2 Folder 57
The Dinosaur Coloring Book
: Tong, Winston (i),
Box 2 Folder 58
Black and White Coloring Book
: Turner, Morrie (i) and Letha (w),
Box 2 Folder 59
The Old Testament - A story to read and color
: Uzilevsky, Marcus (i and c),
Box 4
New York Scenes
: Uzilevsky, Marcus John (i) and Melissa Uzilevsky and Ida McClelland (w)
Box 2 Folder 60
The New Testament - a story to read and color
: Uzilevsky, Marcus (i and c),
Box 2 Folder 61
North American Indians
: Warner, Rita (i) and Fox, Frank (w),
Box 2 Folder 62
Cats & Kittens Coloring Album
: Warner, Rita (i) and Kunic, Debbie (w),
Box 2 Folder 63
Dogs & Puppies Coloring Album
: Warner, Rita (i),
Box 2 Folder 64
Wonderful World of Horses Coloring Album
: Warner, Rita (i and w),
Box 2 Folder 65
The Big Book of Board Games
: Weinert, Fifi and Tom Beaudrot (i) and Laura Palmer (w),
Box 2 Folder 66
Ready-to-Make Photo & Scene Machines
: Wentz, Budd,
Box 2 Folder 67
Paper Movie Machines
: Wentz, Budd,
Box 1 Folder 34
Optricks, a Book of Optical Illusions
: Wentzell, Melinda and D.K. Holland,
Box 1 Folder 35
Optricks 2
: Wentzell, Melinda and D. K. Holland,
Box 4
Kid's Natural Foods Party and Picnic Cook and Coloring Book
: Whyte, Karen (w) and Donna Sloan (i)
Box 2 Folder 68
Troubador Treasury
: Whyte, Malcolm (e),
Box 1 Folder 36
Gnomes Funbook
: Whyte, Malcolm (e),
Box 3
Wild Wild West: Puzzles and Games Funbook (2 copies)
: Whyte, Malcolm (w) and Larry Evans (i)
Box 3
Oceans of Invisibles Hidden Picture Funbook (2 copies)
: Whyte, Malcolm (w) and Larry Evans (i)
Box 3
Super Hero Kit
: Whyte, Malcolm
Box 3
Toss Your Own Ticker Tape Parade
: Whyte, Malcolm
Box 5
Dolphins and Whales Model Set (2 copies)
: Whyte, Malcolm (w) and Daniel Smith (i)
Box 5
Dolphins and Whales Model Set typeset and printer's press proofs
: Whyte, Malcolm (w) and Daniel Smith (i)
Box 4
The Great Whales Coloring Album
: Whyte, Malcolm (w) and Daniel Smith (i)
Box 4
The Dinosaur Action Set
: Whyte, Malcolm (w) and Daniel Smith (i)
Box 4
The Dinosaur Action Set Book Two
: Whyte, Malcolm (w) and Daniel Smith (i)
Box 4
The Undersea Dinosaur Action Set
: Whyte, Malcolm (w) and Daniel Smith (i)
Box 4
Farm Animals A Colors of Nature Book
: Whyte, Malcolm (w) and Andrea Tachiera (i)
Box 4
Zoo Animals A Colors of Nature Book
: Whyte, Malcolm (w) and Andrea Tachiera (i)
Box 4
Sea Creatures A Colors of Nature Book
: Whyte, Malcolm (w) and Andrea Tachiera (i)
Box 4
Butterflies A Colors of Nature Book
: Whyte, Malcolm (w) and Andrea Tachiera (i)
Box 11
Exotic Animals
: Whyte, Malcolm (w), Alice Carter (i)
Box 11
Tropical Fish
: Whyte, Malcolm (w), Andrea Tachiera (i)
Box 11
Great Plains Indians, action set
: Whyte, Malcolm (w), Daniel Smith (d), Chin-Han Hsu (i)
Box 11
Zoo Animals, action set: Africa, Southeast Asian, Australia, Artic
: Whyte, Malcolm (w), Daniel Smith (i)
Box 11
Zoo Animals, action set 2: Asian, South America, Africa, North America
: Whyte, Malcolm (w), Daniel Smith (i)
Box 11
Teddy Bear Fun Book
: Whyte, Malcolm (w), Maryanne Regal Hoburg (i)
Box 11
Travels with the Happy Bears, paper dolls
: Whyte, Malcolm (w), Terra Muzik (i)
Box 10
Toot-Your-Own-Horn Kits
: Whyte, Malcolm (cr) and Joe Bacal (cr)
Box 4
Wilson's Grimm (2 copies)
: Wilson, S. Clay (i)
Box 3
Color & Quilt
: Zwanck, Alice
Box 2 Folder 74
Paper Airplanes & Adventure Book
: (no author)
Box 4
Mother Goose's Picture Puzzles A Book for Children, Combining Quaint Drawings, Hidden Objects in each Picture, and Nursery Jingles
: (no author)
Box 4
Zodiac Sign-In Book: Record Your Friends' Autographs and Birthdays on their Zodiac Sign.
: (no author)
Box 4
Troubador Book Ideas Speech and other biographical information
Box 4
Troubador Press catalogs
1974-1984
Box 6
History of Troubador Press, including sales, catalogs and publicity
ca. 1960's-1990's
Box 7
Additional history material
ca. 1960's-1990's
Box 7
Book files A-P
ca. 1980's-1990's
Box 8
Book files P-Z
ca. 1980's-1990's
Box 8
Additional book files
ca. 1980's-1990's
Box 9
Job cards
1968-1982, 1990's