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The Guide to the John Canemaker Animation Collection
1903-2012
(Bulk 1970-2000)
 MSS.040

Fales Library and Special Collections
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Fales Library and Special Collections

Collection processed by Robert A. Landau (1992). Updated: Daniel Sokolow (1997), Michael Zimmer (2003-2004), YZ Chin (2008), and Timothy M. Woitas (2013).

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Description is in English.

Administrative Information

Provenance

The John Canemaker Animation Collection was donated to the Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, New York University, through aformal agreement signed by the Library and John Canemaker on August 18, 1988. Additional material was donated in 1991, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2008 and 2012.

Access Restrictions

Repository permission is required for access. Please contact the Fales Library and Special Collections, fales.library@nyu.edu, 212-998-2596.

Use Restrictions

Copyright (or related rights to publicity and privacy) for materials in this collection was not transferred to New York University. Permission to use materials must be secured from the copyright holder. Please contact the Fales Library and Special Collections, fales.library@nyu.edu, 212-998-2596.

Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:

Identification of item, date(if known); The John Canemaker Animation Collection; MSS 040; box number; folder number; Fales Library and Special Collections
New York University Libraries.

Separated Material

Some 14 video tapes and over 100 audio tapes of interviews, lectures, and seminars were originally donated to the Avery Fisher Center for Music and Media, in Bobst Library, in 1988. In the summer of 2003, the audiorecordings were transferred to the Fales Library where they are now listed as part of the John Canemaker Animation Collection. The videotapes remain in the Avery Fisher Center for Music and Media.

The following books and periodicals have been separated from the collection, are individually cataloged through BobCat.

Periodicals

Missing Title

  1. American Cinematographer.Vol. 58, No. 10; October, 1977.
  2. American Film.Vol. 2, No. 8; June 1977.
  3. Animafilm.No. 2, 3, 8, 11; 1980 87 (gaps). Turin, Italy.
  4. Animania.No. 20; February, 1981. Minneapolis, MN.
  5. Animation Magazine.Vol. 1, No. 1, 2 3; August, December, 1987.
  6. Animation Magazine.Vol. 7, 4, Vol 10, 7; 1994-96 (gaps).
  7. Animation Magazine.Vol 10, 9,10, Vol 11, 1; October, November 1996, February 1997.
  8. Animation Magazine.Vol. 19, Issue 7, No. 150; July 2005.
  9. Animator.No. 18; Jan./Mar., 1987. Herts, England.
  10. Animator.No. 29; Fall 1982. Portland, Oregon.
  11. Animator.No. 40; Spring, 1987. Portland, Oregon.
  12. AnimazineNo. 16 20; May 1984-September 1985. Toronto, Canada.
  13. ASIFA San Francisco Newsletter.June 1988.
  14. ASIFA Canada.Vol 24, No. 2; September 1996..
  15. Banc-Titre.No. 19; 1982. Paris, France.
  16. Cartoonist Profiles.No. 46, 47, 74, 75; 1980 87 (gaps). Westport, CT.
  17. Cinefantastique.Vol. 5, No. 3 (n.d.).
  18. Cinefantastique.Vol. 28, No. 12; June, 1997.
  19. Cinema.Vol. 1, No. 3; September/October 1996. Brazil.
  20. Cinemagic.No. 36 (n.d.).
  21. Collectibles Illustrated.Vol. 2, No. 1; Jan./Feb. 1983.
  22. Collectors' Showcase.Vol. 15, No. 4, Vol. 16, No. 1,7, Vol. 17, No. 1,6; August/September 1995, February/March, November 1996, January/February, November/December 1997.
  23. Collectors' Showcase.Vol. 16, No. 6,7; September, November, 1996.
  24. Crain's New York Business.Vol. 13, No. 1; January 6-12, 1997.
  25. Daily Variety.75 Years of Disney Magic; June 26, 1998.
  26. Diamond Dialogue.July, 1993, February, 1996.
  27. Disney Magazine.Fall 1996, Winter 1998-1999.
  28. Disney Magazine.Winter 1997-1998.
  29. Disney News.Winter 1983, Summer 1987, Fall 1987, Winter 1989.
  30. En Coulisse.No. 9; March 1994. France.
  31. Entertainment Weekly.No. 354; November 22, 1996.
  32. Film Comment.Vol. 21, No. 6; December 1985.
  33. Film Fan Monthly.. No. 68, 79, 87, 89, 104, 130, 133 4, 145 6, 168; 1967 75 (gaps). Teaneck, NJ.
  34. Film 1/24.(n.d.). Japan.
  35. Film Library Quarterly.Vol. 10, No. 1/2, Vol. 11, No. 4; 1977-1978 (gaps).
  36. Film Quarterly.. Vol. 31, No. 2; 1977 8.
  37. Filmmakers Newsletter.Vol. 7, No. 3,6,8; Vol. 8, No. 3; 1974-1975 (gaps). New York, NY.
  38. Funnyworld.No. 15, 17, 18, 20, 21, 23; 1973 83. Little Rock, AR.
  39. Get Animated!No. 2,4; April 1985, September 1985.
  40. Get Animated! Update.No. 2, 4; December 1986, February 1987. Burbank, CA.
  41. Graffiti/In-between/The InBetweener (ASIFA).Sept. 1979-Feb. 1984 (gaps).
  42. Heavy Metal.Vol. 5, No. 5.; August 1981.
  43. Holland Animation Bulletin.Summer 1978, 1981. The Hague, Netherlands.
  44. Hollywood Reporter.. Vol. 301, No. 15; February 25, 1988.
  45. Horizon.Vol. 23, No. 3; March 1980.
  46. How.Summer 1978, 1981. Vol. 1, No. 3, 4, 5; March/April - July/August 1986.
  47. How.Vol. 2, No. 1, 5; November/December 1986, July/August 1987.
  48. How.Vol. 2, No. 6, Vol. 3, No. 3, 5; September/October 1987, March/April 1988, July/August 1988.
  49. The InBetweener.Vol. 2, No. 3; April 1984.
  50. Japan Pictorial.Vol. 5, No. 2; 1982. Tokyo, Japan.
  51. Kodak Professional Forum.Vol. 6, No. 1; 1983.
  52. Kodak Professional Forum.Vol. 6, No. 1 (1983), Vol. 6, No. 1 (1984), Special Animation Issue, 1980 (mult. copies of each).
  53. Mad.No. 8 (reprint); n.d.
  54. Magical Moments and Memories.No. 12; Summer 1996.
  55. Millimeter.Vol. 3, No. 1, 4, 7/8, 9, 10, 12; January - December 1975 (gaps).
  56. Millimeter.Vol. 4, No. 2, 4, 6, 9, 10; February - October 1976 (gaps).
  57. Millimeter.Vol. 5, No. 2, 5, 7, 9; February - October 1977 (gaps).
  58. Millimeter/Funnyworld.Vol. 5, No. 2 (2 copies), No. 23; February 1997, Spring 1983.
  59. Millimeter.Vol. 6, No. 2; Vol. 7, No. 2; Vol. 8, No. 2; Vol. 9, No. 2; February 1978 February 1981 (gaps)..
  60. Mindrot.No. 3, 5, 6, 7 13; 1976 78 (gaps). Minneapolis, MN.
  61. New York University Magazine.Vol. 4, No. 2; Fall 1989.
  62. Newscaster.Vol. 24, No. 8; August 1984.
  63. Newsreel.Vol. 27, No. 10,11,12; March 1998.
  64. Pegboard.Vol. 27, No. 3,7; March 1998, July 1998. Los Angeles, CA.
  65. Peg-Board.(Motion Picture Screen Cartoonists). Vol. 9, No. 2; 1978. Hollywood, CA.
  66. Persistence of Vision.No. 8; 1996. Salt Lake City, UT.
  67. Pop Art Times.March 1995.
  68. Print.Vol. 32, No. 5, 6; September/October 1978, November/December 1978.
  69. Print.Vol. 33, No. 2; Vol. 34, No. 6; Vol. 35, No. 5; March/April 1979, November/December 1980, September/October 1981.
  70. Print.Vol. 36, No. 2; Vol. 37, No. 2; Vol. 38, No. 2; March/April 1982, March/April 1983, March/April 1984.
  71. Print.Vol. 38, No. 5, Vol. 41, No. 3; September/October 1984, May/June 1987.
  72. Print.Vol. 41, No. 5, 6; September/October 1987, November/December 1987.
  73. Print.Vol. 42, No. 1, Vol. 44, No. 5; January/February 1988, September/October 1990.
  74. Private Screenings.Vol. 1, No. 1; April/May 1975. Irvine, CA.
  75. Relay.No. 2, Vol. 3, No. 2; October, 1982; May, 1984. Reseda, CA.
  76. Sightlines.. Vol. 12, No. 2, 4; Vol. 18, No. 4/Vol. 19, No. 1; Vol. 19, No. 2, 3/4; 1978/9-1986 (gaps).
  77. Sightlines.. Vol. 20, No. 2, 3, 4/Vol. 21, No. 1; Vol. 21, No. 2; 1986/7 1987/8 (gaps).
  78. Sketches (Magazine of Walt Disney Collectors Society).Vol. 5, No.1; 1997.
  79. Storyboard.Vol. 1, No. 1, 2, 4, 5; 1987 88 (gap). Anaheim Hills, CA.
  80. Striprofiel.No. 5; Winter 1978/9. Amsterdam, Holland.
  81. Take One.Vol. 7, No. 5; 1978..
  82. Tomart's Disneyana Update.No. 7; 1995.
  83. Twilight Bark (Walt Disney Feature Animation Department Newsletter).Vol. 9, No. 2,3; January, 1997.
  84. White's Guide to Collecting Figures.Vol. 1, No. 11; November 1995.
  85. Zoetrope.No. 3; March 1979. Chicago, IL.

Books

Missing Title

  1. Adamson, Joe. The Walter Lantz Story.New York: Putnam's Sons, 1985.
  2. American Film Institute Factfile #3: Film/Video Festivals and Awards.Los Angeles: AFI, 1983.
  3. Animated Cartoons for the Beginner.Walter Foster Art Books, No. 25.
  4. Annan, David. Movie Fantastic: Beyond the Dream Machine.[n.pl.]: Bounty Books, 1974.
  5. Basic Titling and Animation for Motion Pictures.Eastman Kodak Company, 1972.
  6. Beckerman, Howard. Animation the Whole Story.New York: Amereon House, 2001.
  7. Benayoun, Robert. Le Dessin Anime Apres Walt Disney.Paris: Jean-Jacques Pauvert, 1961.
  8. Blair, Preston. Animation.Walter Foster Art Books, No. 26.
  9. Body, Veruschka. Clip, Klapp, Bum.Koln: DuMont, 1987.
  10. Boxer, Sarah. In the Floyd Archives: a Psycho-Bestiary.New York: Pantheon Books, 2001.
  11. Breslauer, Jan. The Making of the Rugrats Movie.Los Angeles: Klasky Csupo Publishing, 1998.
  12. Canemaker, John. The Animated Raggedy Ann and Andy.New York, Bobbs-Merrill, 1977. [Signed copy]
  13. Canemaker, John. Felix: The Twisted Tale of the World's Most Famous Cat.New York, Pantheon Books, 1991. [Signed copy]
  14. Canemaker, John. Windsor McCay, His Life and Art.New York, Abbeville Press, 1987. [Signed copy]
  15. Canemaker, John. Windsor McCay, His Life and Art (Revised and Expanded Edition).New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2005. [Signed copy]
  16. Chevalier, Denys. J'aime le Dessin anime.Lausanne, Editions Recontre, 1962.
  17. Cohen, Santiago. The Fifth Name.Washington: Fantagraphics Books, [n.d.]
  18. Crowdus, Gary. Ed. The Political Companion to American Film.Chicago: Lakeview Press, 1994.
  19. Daly, Kathleen N. Raggedy Ann and Andy.Indianapolis/New York: Bobbs-Merrill, 1977.
  20. Diamant, Lincoln. Television's Classic Commercials.New York: Hastings House, 1971.
  21. Dohler, Don. Stop Motion Animation.Baltimore: Cinema Enterprises, 1980.
  22. Edera, Bruno. Full Length Animated Feature Films.New York: Hastings House, 1977.
  23. Feild, Robert D. The Art of Walt Disney.New York: Macmillan, 1942.
  24. Frames: A Selection of Drawings and Statements by Independent American Animators.George Griffin/Capitol Cities Press, 1978.
  25. Grimault, Paul. L'EpouvantailParis: Gallimard, 1946.
  26. Halas, John. Art in Movement: New Directions in Animation.New York: Hastings House, 1970.
  27. Halas, John. Film and TV Graphics.Zurich: Graphis Press, 1967.
  28. Halas, John & Rider, David. The Great Movie Cartoon Parade.New York: Bounty Books, 1976.
  29. Halas, John. Masters of Animation.Topsfield, MA: Salem House, 1987. [Annotated on notes]
  30. Halas, John. The Technique of Film AnimationNew York: Hastings House, 1959.
  31. Halas, John. Visual Scripting.New York: Hastings House, 1976.
  32. Hall, Edward T. Hidden Differences: Studies in International Communications: Japan for Americans.New York: Hall Assoc., 1987.
  33. Hall, Patricia. Johnny Gruelle, Creator of Raggedy Ann and Andy.Louisiana: Pelican Publishing Company, Inc., 1993.
  34. Harryhausen, Ray. Film Fantasy Scrapbook.London: Barnes and Co., 1974.
  35. Hayward, Stan. Scriptwriting for Animation.New York, Hastings House, 1977.
  36. Herdeg, Walter. Film and TV Graphics 2.Zurich: Graphis Press, 1976.
  37. Hogarth, Burne. Dynamic Figure Drawing.New York: Watson-Guptill, 1970.
  38. Jacobs, Lewis. The Emergence of Film Art.New York: Hopkinson and Blake, 1969.
  39. Jouvanceau, Pierre. Le Film de Silhouettes. / The Silhouette Film.Geneva: Le Mani, 2004.
  40. Jungstedt, Torsten. Kapten Grogg och hans vanner.Stockholm: Svergiges Radios forlag, 1973. Includes separate english summary.
  41. Kanfer, Stefan. Serious Business: The Art and Commerce of Animation in America from Betty Boop to Toy Story.New York: Scribner, 1997.
  42. Karlsson, Ewert W. Great Figures of the World.Connecticut: Meckler Books, 1988.
  43. Kelly, Walt. The Pogo Stepmother Goose.New York: Simon and Schuster, 1954.
  44. Kukes, Roger. The Zoetrope Book.Portland, OR: Klassroom Kinetics, 1987.
  45. Levitan, Eli. Animation Techniques and Commercial Film Production.New York: Reinhold, 1962.
  46. McMahan, Harry Wayne. The Television Commercial: How to Create and Produce Effective TV Advertising.New York: Hastings House, 1954. Also 1957 edition.
  47. Macek, Carl. The Art of Heavy Metal: The Movie.New York: Zoetrope, 1981.
  48. Maltin, Leonard. The Disney Films.New York: Crown Publishers, 1973. [Presentation copy]
  49. Manvell, Roger. Art & Animation: the Story of Halas & Batchelor Animation Studio 1940/1980.New York: Hastings House, 1980.
  50. Martin the Cobbler.Minneapolis, MN: Winston Press, 1982.
  51. Nilsen, Vladimir. The Cinema as a Graphic Art.New York: Hill and Wang, [n.d.]
  52. O'Day, Tim. Disneyland--Celebrating 45 Years of Magic.New York: Roundtable Press, 2000.
  53. Perisic, Zoran. The Animation Stand.New York: Focal Press, 1976.
  54. Perisic, Zoran. The FocalGuide to Shooting Animation.London and New York: Focal Press, 1978.
  55. Rubin, Susan. Animation: The Art and the Industry.Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1984.
  56. Searle, Ronald. Dick Deadeye.New York and London: Harcourt Brace, 1975.
  57. Solomon, Charles. The Complete Kodak Animation BookRochester: Eastman Kodak, 1983.
  58. Stockton, James. Designer's Guide to Color.San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1984 .
  59. Toby. Silent Night with the Family Von Mouse.Hollywood, CA: Bluth Brothers/Pollinator, 1977.
  60. Treasures of Disney Animation Art.Introduction by John Canemaker. New York: Abbeville Press, 1982. [Signed copy].
  61. Trinchero, Sergio. I grandi eroi del cartone animato Americano.Roma: Ernesto Gremese, 1972.
  62. Trudeau, Garry. A Doonesbury Special.Kansas City: Sheed Andrews and McMeel, 1977.
  63. Walt Disney Presents The Jungle Book.New York: Golden Press, 1967.
  64. Walt Disney's Bambi.Adapted by Melvin Shaw. New York: Golden Press, 1949.
  65. Walt Disney's Fantasie da Fantasia.Milan: Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, 1989.
  66. Walt Disney's Ferdinand the Bull.Racine, WI: Whitman Publishing, 1938.
  67. Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse.Printed by Howard Bayliss, 1971.
  68. Wentz, Budd. Paper Movie Machines.San Francisco: Troubador Press, 1975.
  69. White, Tony. The Animator's Workbook.New York: Watson-Guptill, 1986.
  70. Yoe, Craig & Morra-Yoe, Janet. The Art of Mickey Mouse.San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1984 .
  71. Yoshitaka Amano & Hiroshi Unno Alice Erotica.Tokyo: 1999.

Processing Information note

In March 2016, boxes from Oversize: Series II and all Accretions were renumbered to numerically follow Series I. Researchers with citations to previous box numbers may contact fales.library@nyu.edu for assistance with identifying new box numbers.