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Carolyn Strom Collins papers, undated, 1975-2002

Summary Information
Title: Carolyn Strom Collins papers
Dates: undated, 1975-2002
Creator: Collins, Carolyn Strom
Extent: 2 boxes (0.80 cubic feet)
Language: Collection materials in English
Collection Number: CLRC-1129
Abstract:
This collection consists of manuscript materials related to four titles by Carolyn Strom Collins published between 1991 and 2000.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Collins, Carolyn Strom

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:

Carolyn Strom Collins papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

Publications are arranged alphabetically by title.


Biographical Sketch

Carolyn Strom Collins grew up in Union, South Carolina. She received her undergraduate degree from Sanford University in Birmingham, Alabama and her Masters of Library Science at the University of Minnesota. Collins has authored ten books, including a children's craft book and nine companion books about classic children's books, for which Collins does extensive research. She resides in St. Paul, Minnesota where she lives with her husband, Andrew Collins, a professor of Child Development at the University of Minnesota.


Collection Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of manuscript materials related to four published titles and includes typescripts, corrected typescripts, photocopies of illustrations, correspondence, corrected front matter, galley proofs, dummies, notes, research notes, and clippings.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • This 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.
  • Collins, Carolyn Strom
  • Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942
  • Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957
  • Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942. Anne of Green Gables
  • Handicraft
  • Amusements
  • Cooking
  • Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957. Little house on the prairie -- Juvenile literature
  • Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957. Little house on the prairie
  • Folk songs, English -- Middle West -- Juvenile literature
  • Literary cookbooks -- Juvenile literature
  • Handicraft -- Juvenile literature
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Cooking, American
  • Songs
  • Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957 -- Juvenile literature
  • Women authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Juvenile literature
  • Indoor games -- Juvenile literature
  • Cooking, American -- Juvenile literature
  • Authors, American
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Anne of Green Gables Treasury, The, 1991 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript 1996  Box 1 , Folder 1-2
 
Corrected Tyepscript, Photocopy of Illustrations 1996  Box 1 , Folder 3
 
Photocopy of Illustrations 1995  Box 1 , Folder 4
 
Correspondence, Research Notes, Research Material, Book Catalogue 1995-1996  Box 1 , Folder 5
 
Inside Laura's Little House: The Little House on the Prairie Treasury, 2000 
Box 1
Typescript undated  Box 1 , Folder 6-8
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1 , Folder 9-10
 
Corrected Typescript First Draft undated  Box 1 , Folder 11
 
Corrected Typescript, Corrected Front Matter, Galley Proof, Book Jacket, Photocopy of Illustrations 2000  Box 1 , Folder 12
 
Photocopy of Illustrations, Correspondence, Notes 1995-1999  Box 1 , Folder 13
 
Notes, Layout Notes, Clippings 1994-1999  Box 1 , Folder 14
 
Research Material 1976-2002  Box 1 , Folder 15-19
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1 , Folder 20
 
Corrected Typescript, Typescript undated  Box 1 , Folder 21
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1 , Folder 22
 
Corrected Typescript 1994  Box 1 , Folder 23-24
 
Corrected Typescript, Holograph, Typescript undated  Box 1 , Folder 25
 
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Dummy with Layout Notes undated  Box 1 , Folder 26
 
Correspondence, Notes 1993-2000  Box 1 , Folder 27
 
Notes undated  Box 1 , Folder 28
 
Research Material 1990-1995  Box 1 , Folder 29-35
 
My Little House Crafts Book: 18 Projects from Laura Ingalls Wilder's Little House Stories, 1998 
Box 1
Corrected Galley Proof 1996  Box 1 , Folder 36-37
 
Photocopy of Illustrations, Correspondence 1994-1996  Box 1 , Folder 38
 
Research Material 1991-1994  Box 1 , Folder 39
 
World of Little House, The, 1996 
Box 2
Holograph, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 2 , Folder 1
 
Typescript 1994  Box 2 , Folder 2
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 2 , Folder 3-6
 
Front Matter, Corrected Galley Proof 1995  Box 2 , Folder 7
 
Corrected Galley Proof 1995  Box 2 , Folder 8-12
 
Author's Dummy undated  Box 2 , Folder 13
 
Photocopy of Illustrations 1995  Box 2 , Folder 14-15
 
Correspondence 1993-1996  Box 2 , Folder 16
 
Notes undated  Box 2 , Folder 17-18
 
Layout Notes, Clippings 1993-1993  Box 2 , Folder 19
 
Clippings, Research Material 1975-1995  Box 2 , Folder 20
 
Research Material 1994  Box 2 , Folder 21-22