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LOC/P/P1. Authors

 Record Group Term
Identifier: LOC/P/P1

Found in 25 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

Herbert E. Arntson papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 064
Abstract Herbert Edward Arntson (1911-1982) was an author, English professor, and musician. The collection includes manuscripts of books and short stories, poems, speeches and correspondence, which reflect his work.
Dates: 1934-1983

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

Peggy O'More Blocklinger papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 297
Abstract Peggy O'More Blocklinger (1895-1970) was known for writing youth novels. This collection contains manuscripts, poetry, publications and correspondence, which reflect her work.
Dates: 1930-1970

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Rutherford Montgomery papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 352
Abstract The collection of Rutherford Montgomery includes manuscripts (book length, short story and anthology), published works, correspondence, miscellaneous items (such as speeches, screenplays and screeplay ideas for television and movies), tearsheets, illustrations, scrapbooks, articles, other writings, third party manuscripts, photographs and several other materials that represent Montgomery's career as an author and his career at Walt Disney Studios.
Dates: 1931-1973

Christine Price papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 448
Abstract Christine Hilda Price (1928-1980) is known for her work as an illustrator and writer of children's books on art history, dance, and folklore. The collection includes illustrations and sketches, correspondence, published books, travel notes, and research materials.
Dates: 1948-1979

Polly Ruhtenberg papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 081
Abstract Polly King Ruhtenberg (1907-1983) a libertarian and children's book author was active in social and civic organizations throughout her life. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, speeches, photographs, and a scrapbook that reflect her work as an author and libertarian.
Dates: 1946-1983

Millicent Ellis Selsam papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 457
Abstract Millicent Selsam (1912- 1996) was a biologist and teacher who wrote natural science literature for children. This collection primarily contains manuscripts, illustrations, and other materials related to published works as well as various versions of paperbacks and correspondence.
Dates: 1912-1996

Louis Slobodkin papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 733
Abstract Louis Slobodkin (1903-1975) was an artist and illustrator and writer of books for children. He won the Caldecott Medal in 1943 for Many Moons. The collection contains artwork, manuscripts, correspondence, publicity, photographs, and memorabilia.
Dates: 1927-1972

Helen Damrosch Tee-Van papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 715
Abstract Collection comprises papers of American artist, illustrator and author Helen Damrosch Tee-Van, and includes illustrations from her books (both rough sketches and final drawings), sketch books, educational dioramas, murals, backgrounds for exhibits, manuscripts, articles, underwater illustrations from oceanographic expeditions, photographs, letters, and habitat maps.
Dates: 1900-1969

Nora S. Unwin papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 358
Abstract Collection comprises correspondence, sketchbooks, literary manuscripts, illustrations and other material by children's book author and illustrator Nora S. Unwin (1907-1982). Correspondence is primarily incoming letters. Illustrations include ink and watercolor illustrations for children's books by Unwin and others, notably Elizabeth Yates. Collection also includes several sound recordings and photographs of Unwin.
Dates: 1926-1973

Eloise Wilkin papers

 Collection — Box 1: Series Series I; Series Series II; Series Series III; Series Series IV [Barcode: 35025042302899]
Identifier: Coll 213
Abstract Eloise Wilkin (1904-1987) was a writer and illustrator of children's book. The collection contains documents relating to the book illustrated by Wilkin, The Visit, and includes correspondence, illustrations, a draft of the manuscript, photographs, a layout of the book, a press release, original artwork, and a bound copy of the book.
Dates: 1979-1980

Hazel Hutchins Wilson papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 377
Abstract Hazel Wilson (April 8, 1898-August 20, 1992) worked in many positions at libraries around the country as well as a position overseas. She also held other positions relating to students. The material in this collection reflects her career as an author.
Dates: 1969