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Mariana B. Prieto Collection

Summary Information
Title: Mariana B. Prieto Collection
Dates: 1964
Creator: Prieto, Mariana B.
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1782
The collection contains manuscipt material for Peter Pelican by Anina Roa, pseud.

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.


Peter Pelican-Pedro Pelicano, 1964

Biographical Sketch

Mariana Prieto was born August 6, 1912, in Cincinnati, OH. Many of her books were the result of ideas she got while on her travels. She lived and studied in several Latin American countries so that part of the world was often the background for her stories. In addition to her books, she contributed more than six hundred articles and short stories to periodicals. She died in 1999. Bigraphical Source: Something About the Author , Vol. 8, p. 160-161

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of manuscript material for Peter Pelican-Pedro Pelicano by Anina Roa, pseud.

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.
  • Prieto, Mariana B.
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Peter Pelican-Pedro Pelicano 1964 
Note  Fort Meyers Beach, FL: Island Press, 1964
Box M. F. 889
Holograph (2 p.)  Box M. F. 889
Typescript (24 p.)  Box M. F. 889
Front matter (1 p.)  Box M. F. 889
Typescript, corrected (30 p.)  Box M. F. 889
Correspondence (35 p.)  Box M. F. 889
Clippings (7 p.)  Box M. F. 889
Form (1 p.)  Box M. F. 889