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Children's literature -- Authorship

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Gladys Lucy Adshead papers

Identifier: Ax 446

Gladys Lucy Adshead (1896-1985) was a noted educator, school administrator, and the author of many children's books. The collection consists of correspondence related to production and publishing of her books, and manuscripts.

Dates: 1937-1965

Bettina Ehrlich papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025032079218]
Identifier: A 230

Bettina Ehrlich (1903-1985) was an Austrian artist and author of children's books. The collection includes Ehrlich's manuscripts, sketches, and illustrated dummy for For the Leg of a Chicken.

Dates: circa 1959

Susan Fletcher papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll 547

Susan Fletcher (1951- ) is an American author of speculative fiction for children's and young adult books. This collection includes typed drafts, notes, research material, publicity, and publishing correspondence for her first two novels, The Haunting Possibility (1988) and Dragon's Milk (1989). Also included are published magazine articles and audio and visual recordings of interviews.

Dates: 1981-1992

Inez Hogan papers

Identifier: Coll 044

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

Identifier: Coll 179

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

Virginia C. Holmgren papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025032079267]
Identifier: Coll 598

Virginia C. Holmgren (1909-2003) was an Oregonian author of juvenile and adult fiction and natural history books. The collection includes typed manuscripts, publisher correspondence, and published books.

Dates: 1959-1979

Kurt Werth papers

Identifier: Coll 100

Kurt Werth (1896-1983) was a German-born illustrator and author of American children’s literature. The collection consists of original children’s book illustrations and manuscripts, other artwork and manuscripts, personal papers, artifacts, personal and professional correspondence, and papers of his wife, Margaret Werth.

Dates: 1919-1983

Kurt Wiese papers

Identifier: Ax 445

Kurt Wiese (1887-1974) was a German-born illustrator and author of American children's literature. The collection is primarily comprised of children’s book production material including original drawings, sketches, proofs, manuscripts, and correspondence. Other artwork and personal papers are also included.

Dates: circa 1911-1974