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John L. Anderson Papers, 1941-1944, 1965-1968

Summary Information
Title: John L. Anderson papers
Dates: 1941-1944, 1965-1968
Creator: Anderson, Lonzo, 1905-
Extent: 1 box (1.0 cubic foot)
Language: Collection materials in English
Collection Number: CLRC-1118
Abstract:
The John L. Anderson papers contains written production materials including corrected and carbon typescripts, galley proofs, dummies, correspondence, and notes.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of John L. Anderson in 1968.

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required. Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only. Materials will be retrieved from and returned to storage areas by staff members.

Copyright:

Please contact staff regarding copyright status of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Preferred Citation:

John L. Anderson papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

The materials are arranged alphabetically by title.


Biographical Sketch

John Lonzo Anderson was born on March 1, 1905 outside of Ellijay, Georgia. He graduated from Harvard University in 1928 and married illustrator Adrienne Adams in 1935. Anderson and his wife collaborated on a number of children's books, including Bag of Smoke: The Story of the First Balloon (1942), Ponies of Mykillengi (1966), and Two Hundred Rabbits (1968).

John L. Anderson died on April 23, 1993.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The John L. Anderson papers contains written production materials including corrected and carbon typescripts, galley proofs, dummies, correspondence, and notes.

Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Bag of Smoke: The Story of the First Balloon, 1942 
Box 1
Revised Copy of Viking 1942 Book  Box 1, Folder 1
 
Corrected Photocopy of Viking 1942 Book  Box 1, Folder 2-4
 
Corrected Galley Proof undated  Box 1, Folder 5-6
 
Page Proof undated  Box 1, Folder 7-9
 
Correspondence 1968  Box 1, Folder 10
 
Bag of Smoke: The Story of Man's First Reach for Space, 1968 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript 1942  Box 1, Folder 11-12
 
Partial Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 13
 
Notes 1942  Box 1, Folder 14-15
 
Correspondence 1941-1942  Box 1, Folder 16
 
Script of Book 1944  Box 1, Folder 17
 
Ponies of Mykillengi, 1966 
Box 1
Corrected Typescripts undated  Box 1, Folder 18
 
Carbon Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts, Corrected Dummy, undated  Box 1, Folder 19
 
Two Hundred Rabbits, 1968 
Box 1
Corrected Typescripts, Corrected Carbon with Notes undated  Box 1, Folder 20
 
Corrected Carbon Typescripts with Correspondence 1966-1968  Box 1, Folder 21
 
Zeb, 1966 
Box 1
Corrected Typescripts undated  Box 1, Folder 22-23
 
Carbon Corrected Typescript 1965  Box 1, Folder 24