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Collection Inventory

Box 1
19.25" X 25.25" X 2.5"

     Ackerman, Karen. Araminta’s Paint Box.  New York: Atheneum, 1990.
          Illustrated by Betsy Lewin

  1.  Book cover—11” X 13 3/4”—Araminta with paint box with parents in background—Media: Ink
  2.  Book cover—11” X 12” (with mat 17” X 14”)—Araminta with paint box while parents watch near covered wagon
  3.  Page 5—11” X 11 3/4”—Dr. Darling in buggy with wife and daughter waving—Media: Ink
  4.  Pages 6-7—21 1/2” X 13 3/4”—Family loading wagon for trip west—Media: Ink/Pencil
  5.  Page 8—10 1/2” X 12" (with mat 14" X 17")--Saying goodbye to family--Media: Ink/Pencil
  6.  Page 9--10" X 7 1/2"--Araminta with paint box--Media: Ink
  7.  Pages 10-11—19 3/4” X 11 1/2”—Araminta trying to paint in back of wagon—Media—Pencil
  8.  Page 12—11” X 12”—Furniture fell out of wagon after hitting a boulder—Media:  Ink/Pencil
  9.  Page 12--6" X 5 3/4"--Back of covered wagon--Media: Ink  
10.  Page 13--11" X 10 1/2"(with mat 17” X 14”)--Paint box being left behind when family leaves--Media:  Pencil
11.  Pages 14-15—23 3/4” X 12 1/2”—A farmer and son find the lost paint box—Media: Pencil
12.  Pages 16-17—17” X 11 1/4”—A stagecoach arrives while farmers are having a barn raising—Media:  Ink/ Pencil 
13.  Pages 16-17—17” X 11 1/4”; 13 1/2” X 11”—A stagecoach arrives while farmers are having a barn raising with an overlay  of barn raising—Media:Pencil
14.  Pages 18-19—20” X 11 1/2” –Riverboat, Blue Belle—Media: Pencil
15.  Pages  20-21--19 3/4" X 11 1/4"--Young bride picks up paint box from dock as she boards a riverboat--Media: Pencil
16.  Pages  20-21--19 3/4" X 11 1/4"--Young bride picks up paint box from dock as she boards a riverboat--Media: Pencil 
17.  Pages 24-25--20 1/4" X 11 1/2"--Family finds paint box as they prepare to cross mountains by horseback--Media: Pencil 
18.  Pages 26-27--21 1/2" X 11 3/4"--Family is greeted by community as they arrive at new home--Media: Pencil
19.  Pages 28-29--23 3/4" X 12 1/2"--Prospector arrives in town and is given the paint box--Media: Pencil
20.  Pages 30-31--20 3/4" X 11/4"--Prospector is bitten by snake so he hurries to the town's doctor--Media: Pencil
21.  Page 30--11" X 14"--Sketches of snake--Media:  Pencil/Ink 
22.  Page 31--11 X 11 1/2" (with mat 17” X 14”)--Buildings in the town--Media: Pencil
23.  Pages 32--11" X 9 1/2"--Prospector gives Araminta the wooden box--Media:  Pencil
24.  6 1/2" X 5 1/2"; 8 1/4" X 5 "; 3" X 2"--Sketches of wagon and horses--Media:  Pencil/Ink
25.  Page 8--4 3/8" X 3 1/4"--Telling family goodbye--Media: Watercolor/Pencil
26.  Page 19--3 3/8" X 5"--Doolittle leaves riverboat--Media: Watercolor/Ink
27.  Back jacket--11" X 11"(with mat 17” X 14”)--Cattle grazing by cabin--Media:  Pencil
28.  Correspondence and notes--8 1/2" X 11"; 5 1/2" X 8 1/2"