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Mildred Lee Papers

Summary Information
Title: Mildred Lee Papers
Dates: 1969-1980
Creator: Lee, Mildred
Extent:
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1665
Abstract:
The collection consists of typescripts, galley proofs, front matter, correspondence, notes, clippings, and research material associated with four titles and one unpublished manuscript.

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

Access and Use

Arrangement

Materials are arranged by published title


Biographical Sketch

Mildred Lee was born February 19, 1908 at Blocton, AL. She was a student at Bessie Tift College 1925-1926; taking additional courses at Troy Normal College, Columbia University, New York University, and University of New Hampshire. She married James Henry Hurstwood Scudder May 10, 1947. She wrote seven books for children. She received the 1963 Children's Study Association Award for The Rock and the Willow . Book World named The Skating Rink an honor book. A free-lance writer, she contributed a number of short stories to Ladies' Home Journal, Redbook, and Tanager in addition to her published novels. She died February 2, 2003 at St. Petersburg, FL.

Something About The Author 6:142-43 1974


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of typescripts, galley proofs, front matter, correspondence, notes, clippings, and research material associated with four titles and one unpublished manuscript.

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.
  • Lee, Mildred
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Fog 1972 
Note  New York: Seabury , 1972
Box MF 548/3323
typescript, corrected (88 p.)  Box MF 548/3323
 
typescript, corrected (238 p.)  Box MF 548/3323
 
galley proof (96 p.)  Box MF 548/3323
 
correspondence (1 p.)  Box MF 548/3323
 
notes (84 p.)  Box MF 548/3323
 
clippings (28 p.)  Box MF 548/3323
 
The People Therein 1980 
Note  New York: Houghton Mifflin/Clarion Books, 1980
Box MF549/550
typescript, corrected (317 p.)  Box MF549/550
 
typescript, carbon (6 p.)  Box MF549/550
 
typescript, carbon (243 p.)  Box MF549/550
 
typescript, corrected carbon (313 p.)  Box MF549/550
 
typescript, corrected partial carbon (28 p.)  Box MF549/550
 
typescript, photocopy (293 p.)  Box MF549/550
 
front matter (8 p.)  Box MF549/550
 
galley proof, corrected (172 p.)  Box MF549/550
 
jacket proof (1 p.)  Box MF549/550
 
notes (113 p.)  Box MF549/550
 
clippings (9 p.)  Box MF549/550
 
clippings, articles (8 p.)  Box MF549/550
 
research material (39 p.)  Box MF549/550
 
The Skating Rink 1969 
Note  New York: Seabury, 1969
Box MF550/3323
typescript, corrected (112 p.)  Box MF550/3323
 
typescript, carbon (28 p.)  Box MF550/3323
 
typescript, corrected carbon (85 p.)  Box MF550/3323
 
typescript, corrected carbon (76 p.)  Box MF550/3323
 
typescript, partial photocopy (22 p.)  Box MF550/3323
 
correspondence (1 p.)  Box MF550/3323
 
printed material (1 p.)  Box MF550/3323
 
photocopy of book jacket (1 p.)  Box MF550/3323
 
Unpublished manuscripts  
Box MF 3322
typescript, corrected (166 p.)  Box MF 3322
 
typescript, corrected (64 p.)  Box MF 3322
 
Sycamore Year 1974 
Note  New York: Lothrop, 1974
Box
typescript, corrected (5 p.)  Box
 
typescript, corrected (32 p.)  Box
Box MF3320/3321
typescript, corrected (132 p.)  Box MF3320/3321
 
typescript, corrected (177 p.)  Box MF3320/3321
 
typescript, carbon (6 p.)  Box MF3320/3321
 
typescript, corrected carbon (23 p.)  Box MF3320/3321
 
typescript, corrected partial carbon (191 p.)  Box MF3320/3321
 
typescript, corrected photocopy (159 p.)  Box MF3320/3321
 
front matter (1 p.)  Box MF3320/3321
 
front matter (2 p.)  Box MF3320/3321
 
galley proof corrected (66 p.)  Box MF3320/3321
 
galley proof corrected (66 p.)  Box MF3320/3321
 
correspondence (5 p.)  Box MF3320/3321
 
notes (41 p.)  Box MF3320/3321
 
clippings, articles (13 p.)  Box MF3320/3321
 
Correspondence, Notes, Biographical information (unpublished)  
Box MF 3329
typescript (55 p.)  Box MF 3329
 
typescript, corrected (75 p.)  Box MF 3329
 
typescript, corrected (111 p.)  Box MF 3329
 
typescript, corrected (12 p.)  Box MF 3329
 
correspondence (2 p.)  Box MF 3329
 
clippings (30 p.)  Box MF 3329