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Frost, A. B. (Arthur Burdett), 1851-1928



  • Existence: January 17, 1851 - June 22, 1928

Biographical / Historical

A. B. Frost (1851-1928), American illustrator, graphic artist and comics writer.

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

J. B. Carrington papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 666
Abstract: The J. B. Carrington Papers hold correspondence, literary manuscripts, photographs, and research files related to his career as an editor and writer at Scribner's Magazine. Correspondents include authors and artists who contributed work to the magazine, such as Frederick S. Church, James B. Connolly, Kenyon Cox, Andrew Lang, Maxfield Parrish, Frederick Waugh, and N. C. Wyeth, who are represented by letters and literary manuscripts. In addition, Carrington kept financial records on the...
Dates: 1886-1934

Letter : Convent, Morris County, New Jersey, to Miss Rundlett, 1892 Sep 16

 Part of Collection — Box 78: [Barcode: 39002137225539], Folder: GROUP 3114, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS, with envelope, apologizing for the tardiness of a sketch and the quality of photographs and describing his sons. Includes pen and ink sketch. Original address on envelope crossed out and replaced with: 1145 21st St., Washington, D.C.

Dates: 1892 Sep 16

Letter : to Mrs. Arthur Scribner, 39 East 69th Street, New York City, 1914 Dec 4

 Part of Collection — Box 78: [Barcode: 39002137225539], Folder: GROUP 3114, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS, with envelope, regarding drawings executed for "Carlo" and ideas for a Christmas card.

Dates: 1914 Dec 4

Notes, 1911, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box 78: [Barcode: 39002137225539], Folder: GROUP 3114, F-3
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Four brief AN on poscards, three addressed to Guy Rose, Gevigny, par Vernon, Eure, France, with paintings over illustrations.

Accompanied by photocopies of five other postcards, dating from 1911, four from Frost to Rose and one to Frost from an unidentified correspondent.

Dates: 1911, n.d.

Walter L. Pforzheimer collection of Frank Richard Stockton

Call Number: YCAL MSS 560
Abstract: The Walter L. Pforzheimer Collection of Frank Richard Stockton contains correspondence, writings, photographs, artifacts, and other personal papers of Stockton and his family; drawings by illustrators of Stockton's works; writings about Stockton and adaptations of his works by others; and correspondence, notes, and related materials created by Pforzheimer in the course of his research and collecting. Correspondence includes autograph letters, signed, to and from Stockton, many with literary...
Dates: circa 1829-circa 1993, bulk 1880-1940

Betsy Beinecke Shirley collection of American children's literature

Call Number: GEN MSS 764
Abstract: Collection consists of manuscripts (correspondence and drafts of writings), illustration material (drawings in all media, photographs, book dummies, and printing blocks and plates), and publication proofs by various authors and artists including Louisa May Alcott, Alexander Anderson, Louis-Maurice Boutet de Monvel, Gelett Burgess, Harrison Cady, Palmer Cox, F. O. C. Darley, W. W. Denslow, Jo Mora, Peter Newell, and Symeon Shimin, as well as work produced for the McLoughlin Brothers...
Dates: 1640-2001