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George A. Woods Papers

Summary Information
Title: George A. Woods Papers
Dates: 1970-1972
Creator: Woods, George A.
Extent: 35 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1729
Abstract:
Collection contains 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

Catch a Killer, 1972

Vibrations, 1970


Biographical Sketch

George A. Woods was born on January 26, 1926 in Lake Placid, New York. He was a children's book editor for the New York Times from 1963 to 1984. He also worked for the New York Times Book Review and New York Times Large Type Weekly . He is the author of two children's books, published in the 1970s. His book, Catch a Killer , won the 1974 Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award. George Woods died on August 11, 1988.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 57, pp. 186-187.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains corrected typescripts 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.
  • Woods, George A.
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Catch a Killer 1972 
Note  New York: Harper and Row, 1972
Box MF 855, 991
typescript, corrected (148 p.)  Box MF 855, 991
 
typescript, corrected partial carbon (225 p.)  Box MF 855, 991
 
galley proof, corrected (172 p.)  Box MF 855, 991
 
typescript, corrected, incomplete photocopy (88 p.)  Box MF 855, 991
 
typescript, corrected (54 p.)  Box MF 855, 991
 
typescript, corrected, incomplete photocopy (54 p.)  Box MF 855, 991
 
typescript, corrected (9 p.)  Box MF 855, 991
 
notes (2 p.)  Box MF 855, 991
 
Vibrations 1970 
Note  New York: Harper and Row, 1970
Box MF 991a
typescript, partial carbon partial photocopy, incomplete, corrected (199 p.)  Box MF 991a
 
typescript, corrected photocopy (269 p.)  Box MF 991a
 
typescript, corrected final draft (198 p.)  Box MF 991a
 
typescript, partial carbon partial photocopy, typeset copy, corrected (239 p.)  Box MF 991a
 
notes (1 p.)  Box MF 991a
 
type format instructions (1 p.)  Box MF 991a