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Carter Houck Papers

Summary Information
Title: Carter Houck Papers
Dates: 1975
Creator: Houck, Carter
Extent: 2 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1817
Abstract:
The collection contains typescript, galley, correspndence, specifications, and notes for a children's book, Warm as Wool, Cool as Cotton.

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

Warm as Wool, Cool as Cotton, 1975


Biographical Sketch

Carter Houck was born in Washington, DC in 1924. She attended college, married and had children, and worked in a variety of jobs: teacher at Singer Sewing Company, pattern maker at Butterick Company, and sewing column editor for Parents' Magazine. She also served as editor of Needlework and Patchwork magazines. She has written a number of books related to sewing.

Biographical source: Something About the Author , vol. 22, p. 164


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains typescript, galley, correspndence, specifications, and notes for a children's book, Warm as Wool, Cool as Cotton.

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.
  • Houck, Carter
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Warm as Wool, Cool as Cotton 1975 
Note Parker, Nancy Winslow
New York: Seabury Press, 1975
Box MF 1307
typescript, corrected photocopy (79 p.)  Box MF 1307
 
galley (4 p.)  Box MF 1307
 
correspondence (1 p.)  Box MF 1307
 
illustration (1 p.)  Box MF 1307
 
specifications (3 p.)  Box MF 1307
 
notes (14 p.)  Box MF 1307