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Beverly Cleary Papers

Summary Information
Title: Beverly Cleary Papers
Dates: 1959, 1977
Creator: Cleary, Beverly
Extent: 3 folders 1 box (pin)
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1019
Abstract:
Collection contains typescript and galley proof for one children's book and six pieces of correspondence to and from Cleary. Also contains a St. Nicholas League pin.

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

Correspondence,

Ramona and Her Father, 1977

St. Nicholas League pin,


Biographical Sketch

Noted children's author, Beverly Cleary, was born in McMinnville, Oregon in 1916. She attended the University of California at Berkley and the University of Washington. She worked as a librarian until she began her career as a writer in 1950. She has won numerous awards for her books, notably the Ramona books.

Biographical source: Something About the Author , vol. 121, p. 50-62.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains a typescript and galley proof for Ramona and Her Father and six pieces of correspondence to and from Cleary. Also contains a St. Nicholas League pin.

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.
  • Cleary, Beverly
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Correspondence  
Box M.F. 207
Beth Krush to Beverly Cleary (1 p.)  Box M.F. 207
 
Beverly Cleary to Beth and Joe Krush (2 p)  Box M.F. 207
 
Beverly Cleary to Louis Darling (8 p.)  Box M.F. 207
 
Louis Darling to Beverly Cleary (11 p.)  Box M.F. 207
 
Lois Darling to Beverly Cleary (6 p.)  Box M.F. 207
 
Beverly Cleary to Lois Darling (6 p.)  Box M.F. 207
 
Ramona and Her Father 1977 
Note Tiegreen, Alan
New York: Morrow, 1977
Box M.F. 207
typescript, corrected with front matter (97 p.)  Box M.F. 207
 
galley proof, corrected (44 p.)  Box M.F. 207
 
St. Nicholas League pin  
Box MC425
St. Nicholas League pin (1 p.)  Box MC425