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Linda Crew Papers, undated, 1968-2003

Summary Information
Title: Linda Crew Papers
Dates: undated, 1968-2003
Creator: Crew, Linda
Extent: 3 boxes (3.45 cubic feet)
Language: Collection materials in English
Collection Number: CLRC-1358
Abstract:
This collection consists of typescripts, correspondence, page proofs, galley proofs, biographical information, and other materials for seven published books and one unpublished book.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Crew, Linda.

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:

Linda Crew Papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

Publications are arranged alphabetically by title.


Biographical Sketch

Linda Crew was born in Corvallis, Oregon in 1951. She continues to live in Corvallis with her family, writing books for young adults and children while working with her husband to run Wake Robin Farm. Crew attended the University of Oregon where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa with her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism. A number of her award-winning books are based on her own experiences.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains typescripts, correspondence, page proofs, galley proofs, biographical information, and other materials for seven young adult and children's books and one unpublished story, with materials dating from 1968 to 2003.

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.
  • Crew, Linda
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Juvenile fiction
  • Oregon National Historic Trail -- Juvenile fiction
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Brides of Eden: A True Story Imagined, 2001 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript, 1998  Box 1 , Folder 1-4
 
Corrected Typescript, undated  Box 1 , Folder 5-6
 
Corrected Typescript, 1998  Box 1 , Folder 7-8
 
Typescript, 1998  Box 1 , Folder 9-10
 
Corrected Typescript, 1999  Box 1 , Folder 11-16
 
Corrected Typescript, 2000  Box 1 , Folder 17-22
 
Children of the River, 1989 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript, undated  Box 1 , Folder 23-25
 
Partial Corrected Galley Proof, 1988-1991  Box 1 , Folder 26
 
Heart for Any Fate, A: Westeward to Oregon, 1845, 2005 
Note (Working Title: Beyond the Devil's Gate)
Box 1
Corrected Typescript, 2001  Box 1 , Folder 27-28
Box 2
Corrected Typescript, 2001  Box 2 , Folder 1-3
 
Corrected Typescript, 2002  Box 2 , Folder 4-9
 
Corrected Typescript, undated  Box 2 , Folder 10-11
 
Corrected Typescript, 2003  Box 2 , Folder 12-13
 
Corrected Typescript, undated  Box 2 , Folder 14-17
 
Long Time Passing, 1997 
Box 2
Corrected Typescript, undated  Box 2 , Folder 18-19
 
Corrected Typescript, 1996  Box 2 , Folder 20-24
Box 3
Corrected Typescript, 1996  Box 3 , Folder 1-2
 
Corrected Typescript, undated  Box 3 , Folder 3-5
 
Corrected Typescript, 1997  Box 3 , Folder 6-7
 
Partial Corrected Page Proof, Correspondence, 1997  Box 3 , Folder 8
 
Nekomah Creek, 1991 
Box 3
Corrected Typescript, undated  Box 3 , Folder 9-10
 
Corrected Page Proof, Photocopied Illustrations, 1990-1991  Box 3 , Folder 11
 
Nekomah Creek Christmas, 1994 
Box 3
Corrected Typescript, 1993  Box 3 , Folder 12-15
 
Corrected Galley Proof, 1994  Box 3 , Folder 16
 
Corrected Galley Proof, Photocopied Illusrations, 1994  Box 3 , Folder 17
 
Corrected Typescript, 1994  Box 3 , Folder 18-19
 
Someday I'll Laugh About This, 1990 
Box 3
Corrected Typescript, 1990  Box 3 , Folder 20-21
 
Unpublished Story, 1968 
Box 3
Holograph, 1968  Box 3 , Folder 22