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Margaret Fleming Atkinson Collection

Summary Information
Title: Margaret Fleming Atkinson Collection
Dates: 1947
Creator: Atkinson, Margaret Fleming
Extent: 1 folder art/1 folder manuscripts
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1197
Abstract:
The Margaret Fleming Atkinson Collection contains both written and illustrative production material for one title, It's Fun to Help at Home , published in 1947, including pencil and colored pencil studies, typescripts and correspondence.

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

It's Fun to Help at Home, 1947


Biographical Sketch

Born in Washington DC, Margaret Fleming Atkinson, worked as an author and illustrator of books for young people throughout her life. Her first book was published in 1944, self-illustrated, entitled How to Raise Your Puppy .

Atkinson is noted for her juvenile books on ballet dancing.

Biographical source: Something About the Author . Volume 14, 1978.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The Margaret Fleming Atkinson Collection contains both written and illustrative production material for one title, It's Fun to Help at Home , published in 1947, including pencil and colored pencil studies, typescripts and correspondence.

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.
  • Atkinson, Margaret Fleming
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
It's Fun to Help at Home 1947 
Note  New York: Greenberg, 1947
Box MC 1651
pencil and colored pencil studies (9 p.)  Box MC 1651
 
pencil studies (6 p.)  Box MC 1651
 
pencil sketches (4 p.)  Box MC 1651
Box MF 3404
typescript (2 p.)  Box MF 3404
 
typescript (15 p.)  Box MF 3404
 
correspondence (1 p.)  Box MF 3404