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Helen E. Buckley Papers, 1956-2002

Summary Information
Title: Helen E. Buckley papers
Dates: 1956-2002
Creator: Buckley, Helen Elizabeth.
Extent: 2 boxes (2.0 cubic feet)
Language: Collection materials in English
Collection Number: CLRC-1919
Abstract:
The collection consists of production materials for several titles written by Helen E. Buckley.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Helen Buckley between 1969-2002.

Access Restrictions:

Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only. Materials will be retrieved from and returned to storage areas by staff members.

Copyright:

Please contact staff regarding copyright status of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Preferred Citation:

Helen E. Buckley papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

Publications are arranged alphabetically by title.


Biographical Sketch

Helen Buckley was born in Syracuse, New York in 1918. She received her B.S. (1945) and her M.S. (1949) from Syracuse University, and her Ed.D. from Columbia University (1962). She began her career as an elementary school teacher (1942-1949), was a campus school teacher at State University at Oswego, Oswego, New York (1949-1961) and professor of English at SUNY, Oswego (1961-1976). Buckley published a number of books for children over her 30 year career.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , v. 90, pp. 37-39.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of production materials for several titles. Materials include typescripts, photographs, front matter, and page proofs. Additional materials include correspondence, research materials, and letters from children.

Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Publications  
 
Bear with the Flat Nose  
Box 1
Typescript, Corrected Typescripts undated  Box 1, Folder 1
 
Bunny Hill  
Box 1
Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts, Correspondence 1982  Box 1, Folder 3
 
"Connections"  
Box 1
Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 8
 
Extraordinary Lion  
Box 1
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 14
 
Grandfather and I, 1959 
Box 1
Corrected Typescripts, Correspondence, Clippings 1956-1959, 1968-1969, 1973, 1976, 1979-1980  Box 1, Folder 15
 
Grandmother and I, 1961 
Box 1
Corrected Typescripts, Correspondence, Reviews, Unbound Copy 1959-1961, 1966-1967, 1969, 1974, 1994  Box 1, Folder 16
 
Great-Grandma Has Everything  
Box 1
Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 17
 
Grumpykins  
Box 1
Carbon Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 18
 
Josie and the Snow, 1964 
Box 1
Reviews, Correspondence, Galley Proof 1963-1966  Box 1, Folder 19
 
Josie's Buttercup, 1967 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript, Correspondence, Reviews 1966-1968  Box 1, Folder 20
 
Josie's Christmas Doll  
Box 1
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 21
 
The Leftover Bridge, 1999 
Box 1
Typescripts, Photographs undated  Box 1, Folder 22
 
Little Boy, 1971 
Box 1
Correspondence, Clippings 1971, 1973, 1976-1982, 1984-1986, 1989-1992, 1995-1999  Box 1, Folder 23-24
 
The Little Boy and the Birthdays, 1965 
Box 1
Typescripts, Corrected Galley Proofs, Correspondence, Clippings 1963-1967  Box 1, Folder 25
 
The Little Pig in the Cupboard, 1968 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript, Carbon Corrected Typescripts, Corrected Galley Proofs, Clippings 1965-1970  Box 1, Folder 26
 
Correspondence, Corrected Front Matter, Corrected Back Matter, Clippings 1966-1970  Box 1, Folder 27
 
Michael is Brave, 1971 
Box 1
Corrected Typescripts, Carbon Corrected Typescripts 1968-1971  Box 1, Folder 28
 
Corrected Galley Proofs, Correspondence, Clippings 1968-1974  Box 1, Folder 29
 
Midwinter Night  
Box 1
Typescript, Correspondence 2000  Box 1, Folder 30
 
Miscellaneous manuscript: Josie, Charles and Evaline Ness  
Box 1
Corrected Unpublished Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 31
 
Moonlight Kite, 1977 
Box 1
Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts undated  Box 1, Folder 35
 
My Babci Has Everything  
Box 1
Typescript 1984  Box 1, Folder 32
 
My Great Great Lake  
Box 1
Corrected Typescripts 1986  Box 1, Folder 33
 
My Sister and I, 1963 
Box 1
Corrected Typescripts, Carbon Corrected Typescripts, Correspondence, Clippings 1962-1964, 1968  Box 1, Folder 34
 
The Painting  
Box 1
Typescript, Carbon Typescript, Correspondence 1999  Box 1, Folder 36
 
Queen Maeve and the Dragon  
Box 1
Typescript, Correspondence 1997  Box 1, Folder 37
 
Remembering for Jenny  
Box 1
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 38
 
Sary Mary O'Leary and You  
Box 2
Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts 1979  Box 2, Folder 2
 
Skiing with Rachel  
Box 2
Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts, Correspondence 1991  Box 2, Folder 3
 
Some Cheese for Charles 1963 
Box 2
Corrected Typescripts, Carbon Corrected Typescript, Corrected Galley Proofs, Correspondence, Clippings 1962-1963, 1966  Box 2, Folder 4
 
Someday with My Father, 1985 
Box 2
Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts, Clippings, Correspondence 1982-1986, 1989, 1992  Box 2, Folder 5
 
Song for a Baby  
Box 2
Typescript undated  Box 2, Folder 6
 
St. Patrick's Day Parade  
Box 2
Corrected Typescripts, Correspondence, Research Materials, Clippings 1987, 1990, 1992  Box 2, Folder 7
 
"Take Care of Things," Edward Said, 1991 
Box 2
Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts, Carbon Corrected Typescripts, Correspondence, Clippings 1963-1964, 1979, 1981-1983, 1986-1991  Box 2, Folder 8
 
Timothy-Tom's Dance  
Box 2
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 2, Folder 9
 
Tom-Tom Music  
Box 2
Clipping 1948  Box 2, Folder 10
 
Too Many Crackers, 1966 
Box 2
Corrected Typescripts, Carbon Corrected Typescripts, Correspondence, Clippings 1965-1967, 1969  Box 2, Folder 11
 
Ursula and Robert  
Box 2
Typescript undated  Box 2, Folder 12
 
Where Did Josie Go ? 1962 
Box 1
Page Proof 1999  Box 1, Folder 42
Box 2
Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts, Correspondence, Clippings 1962-1963, 1984, 1999  Box 2, Folder 14
 
The Wonderful Little Boy, 1970 
Box 2
Corrected Typescripts, Corrected Galley Proof, Correspondence, Art from Children 1968-1970  Box 2, Folder 15
 
Wonderful Wednesdays  
Box 2
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 2, Folder 16
 
Miscellaneous  
Box 1
Book Reviews, Articles, and Correspondence 1993-1995, 1997-1998  Box 1, Folder 2
 
Letters from Children 1969, 1972, 1978, 1982-1984  Box 1, Folder 4-7
 
Correspondence 1986-2002  Box 1, Folder 9-11
 
Correspondence with Children 1962-1985  Box 1, Folder 12-13
 
Research Materials and Notes circa 1957-2000  Box 1, Folder 39-41
 
Research Materials 1994, 1998-2001  Box 2, Folder 1
 
Correspondence, Clipping 1968-1970, 1973, 1975, 1977-1978, 1980  Box 2, Folder 13