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Collection of Gillett Griffin production materials for A Mouse’s Tale

Call Number: AOB 116
Scope and Contents

The collection contains illustrations, proofs, and sketches created by Gillett Griffin for the publication of A Mouse’s Tale, which began as a design project at Yale, received an award in the annual American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) “50 Best-Designed Books” competition in 1951, and was published as a trade edition the following year. The collection also contains related correspondence, ephemera, and other process materials, including printing plates and woodblocks.

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright has not been transferred to Yale University.


Preliminary box listing only.

circa 1951-1965
1.25 Linear Feet (3 boxes)
Related Names
Griffin, Gillett G. (Gillett Good), 1928-2016
Language of Materials