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Melanie Hope Greenberg Papers

Summary Information
Title: Melanie Hope Greenberg Papers
Dates: 1994
Creator: Greenberg, Melanie Hope
Extent: 1 folder--written 1 box--illustrative
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1369
The collection contains both written and illustrative material for 1 title.

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.


Aunt Lilly's Laundromat, 1994

Biographical Sketch

Melanie Hope Greenberg was born December 28, 1954, in New York City, New York. She had early ambitions to become an actor, but, while managing a small print gallery she began to experiment with painting, and decided to make that her career. She has also written a number of self-illustrated picture books for children. Her designs have been chosen for UNICEF greeting cards in 1982, 1986, and 1991.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 72

Collection Scope and Content Note

Written material includes a corrected typescript, correspondence, and clippings. Illustrative material includes a ink sketch, an ink study, a press printed page, a post card, and a photocard of the author.

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.
  • Greenberg, Melanie Hope
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Aunt Lilly's Laundromat 1994 
Note  New York: Dutton Children's Books, 1994
Box MC1314
ink sketch (1 p.)  Box MC1314
ink study (1 p.)  Box MC1314
press printed page (1 p.)  Box MC1314
post card (1 p.)  Box MC1314
photocard of Melanie Hope Greenberg (1 p.)  Box MC1314
Box MF2747
typescript, corrected (5 p.)  Box MF2747
correspondence (5 p.)  Box MF2747
clippings (2 p.)  Box MF2747