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Frank Richard Stockton Papers

Summary Information
Title: Frank Richard Stockton Papers
Dates: 1960
Creator: Stockton, Frank Richard
Extent: 1 folder?
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1913
The collection contains corrected galleys and miscellaneous pages of typescript for one titlle.

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.


Buccaneers and Pirates of Our Coasts, 1960

Biographical Sketch

Frank Stockton was born April 5, 1834 in Philadelphia, PA, and died April 16, 1902 in Washington, D.C. He was a wood engraver, editor, and author of short stories and novels for children and adults, known for his humor and irony. He is perhaps best known for his short story, The Lady or the Tiger?

Biographical Sources: Something About the Author , vols. 32, 44

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains corrected galleys and miscellaneous pages of typescript for one title, republished in 1960. Comments and corrections not made by author.

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.
  • Stockton, Frank Richard
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Buccaneers and Pirates of Our Coasts 1960 
Note  New York: Looking Glass Library, distributed by Random House, 1960
Box MF737
typescript, miscellaneous pp. (1 p.)  Box MF737
corrected galleys (with editorial comments) (2 p.)  Box MF737