Fonds 2022.012 - Ray Jafelice Fonds

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CA ON00349 2022.012


Ray Jafelice Fonds


  • 1980 - 2011 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1 textual material folder
5 books

16 graphic material folders

44 animation backgrounds
119 animation overlays
15 drawings

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Biographical history

Raymond Jafelice worked as an animation storyboard artist and director for Nelvana.

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Scope and content

Fonds consists of material related to Jafelice’s animation career. Records include animation elements, storyboards, and reference books related to the field of animation. Titles represented in the fonds include: Take Me Up To The Ballgame, Rupert, Strawberry Shortcake, The Adventures Of Tintin, Little Bear, Stella And Sam, Harry And His Bucket Full Of Dinosaurs, Fievel’s American Tails, Family Dog, Busytown Mysterys; Pippi Longstocking, Tales From The Cryptkeeper, and Max & Ruby.

Fonds includes the following Series:
Series 01: Animation Elements
Series 02: Storyboards
Series 03: Publications

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Preservation concerns may limit access, consult archivist.

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Media Commons does not own copyright of collection materials. Consult rights holder for reproduction(s).

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  • English
  • Japanese

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University of Toronto Media Commons Archives

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Created September 22, 2023 by Andrew Edmonds.




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