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Marissa Moss Collection

Summary Information
Title: Marissa Moss Papers
Dates: 1997-1998
Creator: Moss, Marissa
Extent: 3 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1028
Abstract:
The collection contains material for 3 titles.

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

Amelia Hits the Road, 1997

But Not Kate, 1992

Correspondence with various publishing companies

Dr. Amelia's Boredom Survival Guide: First Aid for Rainy Days, Boring Errands, Waiting Rooms, Whatever!, 1999

Emma's Journal: The Story of a Colonial Girl, 1999

G is for Googol: A Math Alphabet Book, 1998

Galen: My Life in Imperial Rome, 2002

Hannah's Journal: the Story of an Immigrant Girl, 2000

In America, 1994

Madame Amelia Tells All, 2001

Mighty Jackie: the Strike Out Queen, 2004

Rachel's Journal, 1998

Rose's Journal, 2003

Who Was It?, 1989


Biographical Sketch

Marissa Moss was born September 29, 1959, in Jeanette, PA. She became an author and illustrator of children's books, getting many of her ideas from her own childhood, although her work is not autobiographical. She is the author of the Amelia series and the Rachel series and has received honors for her work.

Biographical Source:

Something About the Author, vols. 71, 104


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains material for 3 titles.

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.
  • Moss, Marissa
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Amelia Hits the Road 1997  
Note  Berkely, CA: Tricycle Press, 1997
Box MF 3019
notes ( 46 p. )  Box MF 3019
 
holograph, corrected, 1 journal ( 1 p. )  Box MF 3019
 
research material ( 4 p. )  Box MF 3019
 
But Not Kate 1992  
Note  New York: Lothrop, Lee, and Shepard, 1992
Box MF 3592
typescript ( 4 p. )  Box MF 3592
 
galley proof ( 2 p. )  Box MF 3592
 
dummy photocopy ( 60 p. )  Box MF 3592
 
dummy, corrected photocopy ( 183 p. )  Box MF 3592
 
photocopies of illustrations ( 21 p. )  Box MF 3592
 
Correspondence with various publishing companies  
Box MF 3974
typescript ( 5 p. )  Box MF 3974
 
typescript, corrected ( 6 p. )  Box MF 3974
 
front matter ( 2 p. )  Box MF 3974
 
page proof, corrected ( 4 p. )  Box MF 3974
 
photocopy of illustrations ( 2 p. )  Box MF 3974
 
correspondence ( 200 p. )  Box MF 3974
 
clippings ( 8 p. )  Box MF 3974
 
2 photographs ()  Box MF 3974
 
Dr. Amelia's Boredom Survival Guide: First Aid for Rainy Days, Boring Errands, Waiting Rooms, Whatever! 1999  
Note  Middleton, WI: American Girl, 1999
Box MF 3592, MF 3593
holograph journals ( 3 )  Box MF 3592, MF 3593
 
holograph, corrected ( 2 p. )  Box MF 3592, MF 3593
 
typescript ( 4 p. )  Box MF 3592, MF 3593
 
typescript, corrected ( 10 p. )  Box MF 3592, MF 3593
 
artist's dummy, corrected photocpy ( 139 p. )  Box MF 3592, MF 3593
 
artist's dummy, ink and marker ( 47 p. )  Box MF 3592, MF 3593
 
photocopies of illustrations ( 16 p. )  Box MF 3592, MF 3593
 
ink sketches ( 2 p. )  Box MF 3592, MF 3593
 
correspondence ( 11 p. )  Box MF 3592, MF 3593
 
notes ( 5 p. )  Box MF 3592, MF 3593
 
clippings ( 7 p. )  Box MF 3592, MF 3593
 
Emma's Journal: The Story of a Colonial Girl 1999  
Note  New York: Harcourt, 1999
Box MF 3019
holograph, corrected, 2 journals ( 2 p. )  Box MF 3019
 
holograph, corrected, photocopy ( 46 p. )  Box MF 3019
 
typescript, corrected ( 4 p. )  Box MF 3019
 
correspondence ( 3 p. )  Box MF 3019
 
notes ( 464 p. )  Box MF 3019
 
research material ( 35 p. )  Box MF 3019
 
ink sketches ( 2 p. )  Box MF 3019
 
G is for Googol: A Math Alphabet Book 1998  
Note  Berkeley, CA: Tricycle Press, 1998
Box MF 3592
typescript ( 66 p. )  Box MF 3592
 
front matter ( 2 p. )  Box MF 3592
 
page proof w/ink sketches overlaid ( 143 p. )  Box MF 3592
 
dummy, photocopy ( 16 p. )  Box MF 3592
 
illustrations, ink and photocopy ( 8 p. )  Box MF 3592
 
correspondence ( 3 p. )  Box MF 3592
 
layout notes ( 2 p. )  Box MF 3592
 
Galen: My Life in Imperial Rome 2002  
Note  San Diego: Harcourt, 2002
Box MF 3588
holograph, 2 journals ( 2 )  Box MF 3588
 
holograph, corrected photocopy ( 23 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
front matter, corrected ( 22 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
page proof, corrected photocopy ( 54 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
color photocopy of jacket ( 1 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
photocopy of jacket, corrected ( 1 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
correspondence ( 7 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
layout notes ( 7 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
Hannah's Journal: the Story of an Immigrant Girl 2000  
Note  San Diego, CA: Silver Whistle/Harcourt, 2000
Box MF 3959
holograph ( 41 p. )  Box MF 3959
 
illustrations ( 2 p. )  Box MF 3959
 
photocopy of illustrations ( 2 p. )  Box MF 3959
 
correspondence ( 1 p. )  Box MF 3959
 
notes ( 2 p. )  Box MF 3959
 
research material ( 21 p. )  Box MF 3959
 
1 postcard ()  Box MF 3959
 
In America 1994  
Note  New York: Dutton, 1994
Box MF 3588
typescript, corrected ( 5 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
text dummy, corrected ( 16 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
correspondence ( 91 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
layout notes ( 5 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
clippings (catalogue) ( 1 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
Madame Amelia Tells All 2001  
Note  Middleton, WI: American Girl, 2001
Box MF 3588
holograph, corrected ( 44 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
holograph, corrected photocopy ( 126 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
correspondence ( 1 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
fortune telling fish ( 1 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
research material ( 4 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
Mighty Jackie: The Strike Out Queen 2004  
Note Payne, C. F., illustrator
New York: Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2004
Box MF 3953
front matter ( 1 p. )  Box MF 3953
 
photocopy of illustrations ( 18 p. )  Box MF 3953
 
notes ( 11 p. )  Box MF 3953
 
correspondence ( 15 p. )  Box MF 3953
 
clippings and 1 booklet ( 7 p. )  Box MF 3953
 
research material ( 26 p. )  Box MF 3953
 
Rachel's Journal 1998  
Note  San Diego: Harcourt Brace, 1998
Box MF 3019
notes ( 100 p. )  Box MF 3019
 
Rose's Journal 2003  
Note  San Diego: Harcourt Brace, 2003
Box MF 3593
holograph ( 51 p. )  Box MF 3593
Box MF 3588
holograph dummy, corrected photocopy ( 56 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
correspondence ( 1 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
notes ( 274 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
research material (including 1 book) ( 4 p. )  Box MF 3588
 
Who Was It? 1989  
Note  Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1989
Box MF 3593
typescript, corrected ( 2 p. )  Box MF 3593
 
front matter ( 4 p. )  Box MF 3593
 
back matter ( 1 p. )  Box MF 3593
 
photocopy of illustration ( 5 p. )  Box MF 3593
 
correspondence ( 147 p. )  Box MF 3593
 
notes ( 2 p. )  Box MF 3593
 
clippings ( 3 p. )  Box MF 3593