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Elizabeth Howard literary manuscripts

Identifier: Ax 663

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains manuscripts of historical novels for young people by Elizabeth Howard Mizner.


  • 1957-1972


Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Conditions Governing Use note

Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Biographical/Historical note

Elizabeth Howard Mizner was born on August 24, 1907 on Detroit Michigan. She was the author of historical children's novels. She died in January 1992.


1 linear feet (2 containers)

Language of Materials



Elizabeth Howard Mizner (1907-1992) was a children's book author. This collection contains manuscripts of her historical novels for young people.

Arrangement note

Collection is organized into the following series:

Series: The Road Lies West

Series: Verity's Voyage

Series: Inventories

Series: Girl Of the North Country

General Physical Description note

2 containers

Processing Information note

Collection processed by processing staff, October 1975.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

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Language of description note
Finding aid is in English
Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA