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Eleanor Coerr Papers

Summary Information
Title: Eleanor Coerr Papers
Dates: 1976
Creator: Coerr, Eleanor
Extent: 1 folder
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1097
Collection contains typescript 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.


Mixed-up Mystery Smell, 1976

Biographical Sketch

Eleanor Coerr was born in Saskatchewan, Canada in 1922 and studied in both Canadian and American universities. She has worked as a newspaper reporter and editor, librarian, and writer. Her husband was a diplomat and the time they spent in other countries is reflected in her books for children.

Biographical source: Something About the Author , vol. 67, p. 52-53.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains typescript for one children's book, The Mixed-up Mystery Smell , illustrated by Tomie de Paola.

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.
  • Coerr, Eleanor
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Mixed-up Mystery Smell 1976 
Note De Paola, Tomie
New York: Putnam, 1976
Box M.F. 236
typescript, corrected photocopy (11 p.)  Box M.F. 236
front matter (1 p.)  Box M.F. 236