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LOC/P/P1. Authors

 Record Group Term
Identifier: LOC/P/P1

Found in 98 Collections and/or Records:

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

Anne Emery papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 185
Abstract Anne Emery (September 1, 1907-July 4, 1984) was born in Fargo, North Dakota and grew up in Chicago and Evanston, Illinois. The collection contains correspondence and manuscripts as well as miscellaneous material.
Dates: 1941-1985

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

Ruth Myers Franchere papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 548
Abstract Ruth Franchere was born in Mason City, Iowa and educated at the University of Iowa. Franchere was an author of books for juveniles, such as Willa and Hannah Herself. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, and research notes.
Dates: 1958-1969

Elisabeth Hamilton Friermood papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 453
Abstract Elizabeth Friermood (1903-1992) was an author and public librarian in Indiana and Ohio. Friermood was educated at Northwestern University, and the University of Wisconsin. The collection includes original manuscripts and related material as well as correspondence.
Dates: 1951-1964

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

Berta and Elmer Hader papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 441
Abstract Collections comprises papers of American children's book authors and illustrators Berta and Elmer Hader, including manuscripts and original illustrations for books (including The Big Snow), 1927-1958, original Christmas cards designed by the Haders to send to their friends, miscellaneous artwork, correspondence, 1906-1947, family papers, and reviews.
Dates: 1906-1974

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

Inez Hogan papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 044
Abstract Inez Hogan (1895-1973) was an educator, author, lecturer, and illustrator of books for children. Hogan is most noted for her animal stories, including a series about animal twins, and her "Nicodemus" series about a young African American boy and his family and friends. The collections consists of forty years of correspondence, literary manuscripts, illustrations, research materials, contracts, one scrapbook, photographs, publicity materials, and biographical information.
Dates: 1927-1994

Ruth Langland Holberg papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 179
Abstract Ruth Langland Holberg was an author of books for young people, many of which were illustrated by her husband, Richard A. Holberg. Collection comprises diaries; correspondence; manuscripts of novels, short stories, poetry, and radio scripts; research material; financial material; and copies of her published works.
Dates: 1911-1977

Elizabeth Howard literary manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 663
Abstract Elizabeth Howard Mizner (1907-1992) was a children's book author. This collection contains manuscripts of her historical novels for young people.
Dates: 1957-1972

Harriet E. Huntington papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 454
Abstract Harriet E. Huntington (1909-1985) was a photographer and author of children's books. The collection includes manuscripts, correspondence, reviews, photographs, biographical materials and family scrapbooks that reflect Huntington's career as an author.
Dates: 1942-1974

Trina Schart Hyman papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 065
Abstract Trina Schart Hyman is an artist and illustrator of children's books. The collecion includes original illustrations, literary manuscripts, greeting cards, and miscellaneous materials.
Dates: 1965-1981

Dorothy Grunbock Johnston papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 693
Abstract Dorothy Grunbock Johnston, an American author of books and articles for children and young adults, wrote primarily for the Christian press, especially Moody Press and Scripture Press, and contributed to various Sunday school magazines. Collection comprises correspondence to and from Christian children's writer Dorothy Grunbock Johnston, along with manuscripts and published versions of her works.
Dates: 1943-1970

Victor Kaufman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 380
Abstract Victor Kaufman (1910-1966) was a writer of western stories, and later he became an advertising agent. The collection (1927-1958) contains manuscripts, tearsheets, and correspondence, and also publications of young people's magazines from the 1930s-1940s.
Dates: 1927-1958

Evelyn Sibley Lampman papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 011
Abstract Evelyn Sibley Lampman (1907-1980) was an Oregon writer of books for children and young adults. The Evelyn Sibley Lampman Papers consist of manuscripts, galley proofs, illustrations, short story manuscripts, radio manuscripts, plays, correspondence, and photographs.
Dates: 1948-1980

Margaret Carver Leighton papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 285
Abstract Margaret Carver Leighton (1896-1987) was an author of books for children. The collection includes manuscripts, galley proofs, and correspondence for fifteen books relating to Leighton's interest in historical personages and incidents, as well as her own children.
Dates: 1937-1973

Elma Ehlrich Levinger papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 309
Abstract Elma Levinger (1887-1958) was an author known for her books on Jewish history and culture. The biographical material, manuscripts, and publications in the collection represent her work.
Dates: 1912-1958

Norma Bicknell and Robert Stuart Mansfield papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 765
Abstract Norma Bicknell (1906-1965) and Robert Mansfield (1906- ) met and married in 1925 while students at the University of Michigan; as undergraduates, both studied creative writing. The collection includes many manuscripts, correspondence and miscellaneous material.
Dates: 1929-1970

Arthur and Mary Frank Mason papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 402
Abstract Mason, Arthur (1876-1955) and Mary Frank (1888-1966) were children's book authors. The collection includes holograph manuscripts of novels and short stories, correspondence with agents and friends, contracts, reviews, diaries, and photographs that reflect their work as authors.
Dates: 1920-1957

May Charles Paul papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 489
Abstract Charles Paul May (November 23, 1920-) is known for his youth books. The collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, research, and published books relating to his work.
Dates: 1961-1972