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Alison Morgan Collection

Summary Information
Title: Alison Morgan Papers
Dates: 1973-1974
Creator: Morgan, Alison
Extent: 14 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1014
Abstract:
The collection contains written production material for 3 titles, and includes page proofs, some corrected, corrected galley proofs, and a corrected typescript, partial photocopy, with front matter.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.

Copyright:

This collection is protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials.


Arrangement

Boy Called Fish, A, 1973

Pete, 1973

Ruth Crane, 1974


Biographical Sketch

Alison Mary Morgan was born March 2, 1930, in Bexley, Kent, England, a suburb of London. However, she has spent most of her life in Wales, where her family has roots going back to the middle nineteenth century. She became an English teacher, and Justice of the Peace, as well as an author of children's books. Family roots, and personal development, are important to her, and this is reflected in her books, where plot is oftne subordinate the development of her characters. Biographical Sources: Something About the Author, Vols. 30, 85


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains page proofs, some corrected, corrected galley proofs, and a corrected typescript, partial photocopy, with front matter.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • The collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Morgan, Alison
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Boy Called Fish, A 1973 
Note  New York: Harper and Row, 1973
Box MF593
page proof (109 p.)  Box MF593
 
page proof, corrected (80 p.)  Box MF593
 
Pete 1973 
Note  New York: Harper and Row, 1973
Box MF593
typescript, corrected photocopy (88 p.)  Box MF593
 
galley proof, corrected (80 p.)  Box MF593
 
galley proof, corrected (81 p.)  Box MF593
 
galley proof, corrected (83 p.)  Box MF593
 
galley proof, miscellaneous corrected sheets (30 p.)  Box MF593
 
Ruth Crane 1974 
Note  New York: Harper and Row, 1974
Box MF594
typescript of additional text for American edition, partial photocopy, corrected, with front matter (13 p.)  Box MF594
 
page proof of British book with corrections for American edition, photocopy (97 p.)  Box MF594
 
galley proof for first American edition, corrected (86 p.)  Box MF594