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Shirley Climo Papers

Summary Information
Title: Shirley Climo Papers
Dates: 1989
Creator: Climo, Shirley
Extent: 3 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1031
Collection contains holograph, typescript, galley proofs, etc. for one children's book.

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.


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.


Egyptian Cinderella, 1989

Biographical Sketch

Shirley Climo was born in Cleveland, Ohio in 1928. She attended DePauw University, married, and had children. Her aspiration to be a children's book writer was fulfilled in the late 1970s when she started writing books for young people after beginning her writing career with a series of newspaper articles and travel and humor pieces written for adult magazines. She has written children's picture books and juvenile historical novels and mysteries. She has also published travel guides for young tourists.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 77, p. 29-33.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains holograph, typescript, galley proofs, etc. for one children's book, Egyptian Cinderella .

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.
  • Climo, Shirley
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Egyptian Cinderella 1989 
Note Heller, Ruth
New York: Crowell, 1989
Box MF 1720
holograph (8 p.)  Box MF 1720
typescript (8 p.)  Box MF 1720
typescript, corrected (38 p.)  Box MF 1720
front matter (1 p.)  Box MF 1720
galley proofs (9 p.)  Box MF 1720
proof sheets (15 p.)  Box MF 1720
dummy, photocopy, corrected (28 p.)  Box MF 1720