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LOC/P/P1. Authors

 Record Group Term
Identifier: LOC/P/P1

Found in 56 Collections and/or Records:

Jules Archer papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 314
Abstract Jules Archer (1915-) specializes in writing political, historical, and biographical books for younger readers. The papers consists of an extensive collection of book manuscripts, articles, short stories, article ideas, outlines, research materials, and correspondence covering a time span from the 1940s through the 1970s.
Dates: 1947-1977

Margaret Ayer papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 506
Abstract Margaret Ayer (?-1981) was a free-lance writer, artist and illustrator of literature, with an emphasis on children's literature. The collection includes manuscripts, illustrations and correspondence that reflect her interest in art and in Asia.
Dates: 1918-1970

Hetty Burlingame Beatty papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 452
Abstract Hetty Burlingame Beatty (1907-1971) was a sculptor and an author and illustrator of books for children. The collection includes manuscripts, illustrations, and correspondence relating to Beatty's interest in animals, especially horses, and travel adventure.
Dates: 1947-1970

Jeanne Bendick papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 550
Abstract Jeanne Bendick (b. 1919) was an author and illustrator of children's books, mostly nonfiction. The collection includes manuscripts, illustrations, and correspondence relating to Bendick's interest in the sciences, the history of science, and the environment.
Dates: 1951-1977

Josef Berger papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 058
Abstract Josef Berger (1903-1971) was a children's book author, political speechwriter, poet, and lyricist. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, speeches, and published articles, relating to Berger's interest in American history, politics, and culture.
Dates: 1918-1982

Elisa Bialk papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 503
Abstract Elisa Bialk (1912-1990) grew up in Chicago and was still in high school when she began to publish articles in magazines and newspapers. The Elisa Bialk Papers contain a large collection of complete manuscripts from Bialk's children's novels. There is also detailed correspondence as well as a variety of fan mail.
Dates: 1947-1968

Glenn O. Blough papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 736
Abstract Glenn O. Blough (1904-1995) was an author of children's books and textbooks. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, reviews, galleys and a few illustrations relating to Blough's interest in illuminating the world of science for young readers.
Dates: 1953-1973

Esther Brann papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 432
Abstract Esther Brann (1899-1998) was an author and illustrator of books for children. The collection includes eight manuscripts, two published works, and a series of correspondence relating to Brann's interest in subjects such as her own child and young relatives, and her family's dog.
Dates: 1924-1960

Carl Burger papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 577
Abstract Carl Burger (1888-1967) was an artist and writer of children’s books about animals and natural history. This collection, which includes drafts, research notes and correspondence as well as numerous original illustrations, reflects his talent as an illustrator and his love of the outdoors.
Dates: 1960-1969

Hughie Call papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 073
Abstract Hughie Florence Call (1890-1969) was a writer whose works reflect her life on a Montana sheep ranch. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts of books and articles, reviews, legal documents, and general memorabilia that follow her writing career from 1936-1969.
Dates: 1936-1978

Ruth and Latrobe Carroll papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 710
Abstract Latrobe Carroll (1894-1996) and Ruth Carroll (1899-1999) were American authors of children’s literature. The collection includes manuscripts, illustrations and correspondence that reflect the work of Ruth and Latrobe Carroll.
Dates: 1932-1980

Madye Lee Chastain papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 545
Abstract The Madye Lee Chastain Papers comprise one final book manuscript, 31 scratchboard illustrations, and one photostat illustration.
Dates: 1950-1951

Hila Colman papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 750
Abstract Hila Colman writes books for children and adolescents--specializing in realistic portrayals of adolescent characters. The collection includes correspondences, manuscripts, and galleys.
Dates: 1963-1973

Maribelle Cormack papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 418
Abstract Maribelle Cormack (1902-1984) was a museum director and children's author. The collection includes manuscripts, publications, correspondence, illustrations, photographs, radio scripts, and book reviews of her work, as well as biographical material, including an autobiographical sketch and genealogy.
Dates: 1926-1961

Ellis Credle papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 657
Abstract Ellis Credle (1902-1998) was an author and illustrator of children's and young adult books. The collection includes manuscript material from her books Andy and the Circus; Little Fraid, Big Fraid; Little Pest Pico; Mexico, Land of Hidden Treasure; and Monkey See, Monkey Do.
Dates: 1964-1971

Polly Curren papers

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Identifier: Ax 871
Abstract Polly Curren (1917-?) was a writer of children's literature and a teacher. She wrote during the 1950s through the 1970s and her stories span the reading ability level from early readers to young adult fiction. This collection includes manuscripts from books that Curren published in the 1970s and the correspondence with editors and publishers.
Dates: 1968-1979

Charles Michael Daugherty papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 748
Abstract Charles Michael Daugherty is known for writing and illustrating children's books. The collection includes correspondence, literary manuscripts, and illustrations.
Dates: 1914-1970

Marguerite Davis papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 229
Abstract Marguerite Norris Davis (1890-1978) was a writer of children's stories. The collection contains correspondence, literary manuscripts, tear sheets, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1921-1977

Roger Duvoisin and Louise Fatio papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 596
Abstract Roger Duvoisin (1904-1980) a native of Geneva, Switzerland, was an author and illustrator of children's books. His wife, Louise Fatio, (1904-1993) from Lausanne, Switzerland, wrote many of the books Mr. Duvoisin illustrates. The collection includes various correspondence and several original manuscripts.
Dates: 1934-1968

Selected manuscripts of Don Dwiggins

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 090
Abstract Don Dwiggins (1913-1988) was a writer. The collection includes literary manuscripts for several of Dwiggin's published works, including The Air Devils!, Into the Unknown, and Space and Weather.
Dates: 1966-1976

Irmengarde Eberle papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 459
Abstract Collection comprises the papers of American children's book author Irmengarde Eberle, including literary manuscripts, correspondence and related materials for eleven books for children and young adults published from 1937 to 1973.
Dates: 1937-1973

Louise Lee and Richard Floethe papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 447
Abstract Louise (1913-1988) and Richard (1901-1998) Floethe were, respectively, writer and illustrator of children's books. The collection consists of manuscripts, original illustrations, and minor correspondence concerning the book The Story of Lumber.
Dates: 1962-1984

May Garelick papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 235
Abstract May Garelick (1910-1989) was a children's author and editor. The collection contains literary manuscripts, book production materials, and correspondence.
Dates: 1957-1979

Doris Gates papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 180
Abstract Doris Gates (1901-1987), renowned author and editor of literary works for children, was born in Mountain View, California. Gates' deep interests in storytelling and mythology are evident in both her oral and written narratives. This collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, and published materials. Also included are records relating to Ginn and Company, publisher of textbooks.
Dates: 1936-1985

Hardie Gramatky papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 438
Abstract Hardie Gramatky (1907-1979) was the author and illustrator of several books for children, though he is best known for his character “Little Toot.” The collection includes correspondence, illustrations, publicity, photographs, drafts, and artwork.
Dates: 1945-1972

Nancy Gurney papers

 Collection
Identifier: A 310
Abstract Nancy Gurney (1915-1974) was a writer of children's books. The collection includes illustrations and manuscripts that reflect her work and collaboration with her husband, Eric Gurney.
Dates: 1965-1972

Rosalys Haskell Hall papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 458
Abstract Rosalys Haskell Hall was born in New York on March 27, 1914. She has been book editor for David McKay Co., and a writer of books for children. The collection includes manuscripts, reviews and correspondence that reflect Hall's work.
Dates: 1952-1969

Eleanor Hammond papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 038
Abstract Eleanor Hammond (1890-1950), Oregon poet and author, was born in Oakland, California. She contributed her work to various publications including Child Life, Play Mate, American Mercury, Junior World and the Oregonian. The collection consists of various manuscripts, including: Dogs Worthy of Mention, Mr. McGregor, Thomas McKat, and miscellaneous manuscripts.
Dates: 1928-1938

Quail Hawkins papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 819
Abstract Quail Hawkins (1905-2002) was a writer of children's books. The collection includes published works, book length manuscripts as well as short stories, musicals, articles and poetry. The collection also includes clippings and correspondence that reflects her work.
Dates: 1925-1974

Le Grand Henderson papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 021
Abstract The collection comprises general correspondence, a manuscript sequence series, subject files and scrapbooks by author and illustrator Le Grand Henderson.
Dates: 1932-1981