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Hazel Wilson Papers

Summary Information
Title: Hazel Wilson Papers
Dates: 1960-1969
Creator: Wilson, Hazel Hutchins
Extent: 6 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1695
Abstract:
Collection contains corrected typescripts and galley proofs 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.

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

Herbert's Homework, 1960

The Years Between: Washington at Home at Mount Vernon 1783-1789, 1969


Biographical Sketch

Hazel Hutchins Wilson was born on April 8, 1898 in Portland, Maine. She earned her B.A. from Bates College and a B.S. from Simmons College, Boston, Massachusetts. Ms. Wilson was a professional librarian at the high school and college level and a lecturer at George Washington University, Washington, D.C. She is the author of over 15 children's books. Her most famous books are the Herbert series, which was based upon the actions of her son and his friends. Hazel Wilson died on August 20, 1992.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 3, pp. 260-261 and vol. 73, pp. 231.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains corrected typescripts and galley proofs 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.
  • Wilson, Hazel Hutchins
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Herbert's Homework 1960 
Note Werth, Kurt
New York: Knopf, 1960
Box MF 840
typescript, corrected (1 p.)  Box MF 840
 
corrected galley (1 p.)  Box MF 840
 
The Years Between: Washington at Home at Mount Vernon 1783-1789 1969 
Note  New York: Knopf, 1969
Box MF 840
typescript, corrected (166 p.)  Box MF 840
 
galley proof, corrected (44 p.)  Box MF 840