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Florence Slobodkin Papers

Summary Information
Title: Florence Slobodkin Papers
Dates: 1954-1969
Creator: Slobodkin, Florence
Extent: 5 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1801
Abstract:
The collection contains written material for 4 titles, and includes corrected typescripts, correspondence, dummies, a corrected holograph, a corrected page proof, and notes.

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

Cowboy Twins, The, 1960

Horse with the High-Heeled Shoes, The, 1954

Mr. Papadilly and Willy, 1964

Sarah Somebody, 1969


Biographical Sketch

Florence Slobodkin was born January 19, 1905, in New York, New York, and died April 29, 1994, in Miami, FL. She became an author of children's books, sometimes in collaboration with her husband, Louis Slobodkin, who also illustrated many of her books. She and her husband often collaborated closely on each other's books. Biographical Sources: Something About the Author, vols. 5, 107


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains written material for 4 titles, and includes corrected typescripts, correspondence, dummies, a corrected holograph, a corrected page proof, and notes.

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.
  • Slobodkin, Florence
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Cowboy Twins, The 1960 
Note  New York: Vanguard, 1960
Box MF2182
typescript, corrected (33 p.)  Box MF2182
 
dummy (35 p.)  Box MF2182
 
correspondence (1 p.)  Box MF2182
 
Horse with the High-Heeled Shoes, The 1954 
Note  New York: Vanguard, 1954
Box MF2182
typescript, corrected (17 p.)  Box MF2182
 
Mr. Papadilly and Willy 1964 
Note  New York: Vanguard, 1964
Box MF2182
correspondence (1 p.)  Box MF2182
 
typescript, corrected (10 p.)  Box MF2182
 
typescript, corrected (9 p.)  Box MF2182
 
Sarah Somebody 1969 
Note  New York: Vanguard, 1969
Box MF3386
typescript and holograph, corrected (26 p.)  Box MF3386
 
page proof, corrected (26 p.)  Box MF3386
 
dummy (1 p.)  Box MF3386
 
correspondence (1 p.)  Box MF3386
 
notes (4 p.)  Box MF3386