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Donald Edwin Cooke Papers

Summary Information
Title: Donald Edwin Cooke Papers
Dates: 1955-1956
Creator: Cooke, Donald Edwin, 1916-
Extent: 2 items
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1231
Collection contains manuscript and typescript for two children's books.

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.


Silver Horn of Robin Hood, The, 1956

Valley of Rebellion; A Story of America's First Armed Revolt Against British Authority, 1955

Biographical Sketch

Donald Edwin Cooke was born in Philadelphia in 1916 and was an artist, author, illustrator, educator, publisher, and journalist. He founded Edraydo publishers, which became Haverford House and wrote a number of books for children. His illustrations appeared in exhibits, art prints, and in books. He died in 1985.

Biographical source: Something About the Author : vol. 139, p. 57

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains one manuscript and one typescript for two children's books.

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.
  • Cooke, Donald Edwin, 1916-
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Silver Horn of Robin Hood, The 1956 
Note  Philadelphia: Winston, 1956
Box M.F. 242
typescript, corrected  Box M.F. 242
Valley of Rebellion; A Story of America's First Armed Revolt Against British Authority 1955 
Note Pitz, Henry C.
Philadelphia: Winston, 1955
Box M.F. 242
manuscript  Box M.F. 242