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Adrien Stoutenberg Papers

Summary Information
Title: Adrien Stoutenberg Papers
Dates: 1957-1971
Creator: Stoutenberg, Adrien
Extent: 166 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1922
Abstract:
The collection contains written material for 20 titles, and includes typescripts, some corrected or carbon, a corrected holograph, notes, corrected galley proofs and page proofs, designer's notes, a photocopy of the author's illustrations, book jackets, and a great deal of correspondence and reviews.

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

Snowshoe Thompson, 1957

Animals at Bay; rare and rescued American wildlife, 1968

Correspondence with editor, Alice Dalgleish,

Correspondence with publishers,

Crocodile's Mouth, The; folk-song stories, 1966

Dear, Dear Livy: the story of Mark Twain's Wife, 1963

American Tall-Tale Animals, 1966

American Tall Tales, 1966

Explorer of the Unconscious: Sigmund Freud, 1965

Fee, Fi, Fo, Fum: friendly and funny giants, 1969

Giant Who Sucked His Thumb, The, 1972

Haran's Journey, 1971

Houdini, Master of Escape, 1960

Listen America: a life of Walt Whitman, 1968

Reviews, miscellaneous,

Correspondence, miscellaneous,

Mud Ronies, The, 1963

Out There, 1971

People in Twilight; vanishing and changing cultures, 1971

Things that Are, The, 1964

Vanishing Thunder, A; extinct and threatened American birds, 1967

Walk into the Wind, 1964

Where to Now, Blue?, 1978

Window on the Sea, 1962


Biographical Sketch

Adrien Stoutenberg was born December 1, 1916, in Darfur, Minnesota. She attended the Minneapolis School of Arts. She worked as a librarian and political reporter and editor while also doing free-lance writing. She has also written a great deal of poetry. She has used the pseudonyms Lace Kendall and Nelson Minier.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 3


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains written material for 20 titles, and includes typescripts, some corrected or carbon, a corrected holograph, notes, corrected galley proofs and page proofs, designer's notes, a photocopy of the author's illustrations, book jackets, and a great deal of correspondence and reviews.

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.
  • Stoutenberg, Adrien
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Snowshoe Thompson 1957 
Note  New York: Scribner, 1957
Box MF765
typescript, corrected carbon (234 p.)  Box MF765
 
reviews (12 p.)  Box MF765
Box MF3187
holograph (8 p.)  Box MF3187
 
Animals at Bay; rare and rescued American wildlife 1968 
Note  Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1968
Box MF757
typescript, corrected (177 p.)  Box MF757
 
typescript, corrected carbon (181 p.)  Box MF757
 
correspondence (49 p.)  Box MF757
 
reviews (23 p.)  Box MF757
 
Correspondence with editor, Alice Dalgliesh  
Note  : ,
Box MF757
correspondence (1 p.)  Box MF757
 
Correspondence with publishers  
Note  : ,
Box MF757a
correspondence (150 p.)  Box MF757a
 
Crocodile's Mouth, The; folk-song stories 1966 
Note  New York: Viking Press, 1966
Box MF757
typescript, corrected carbon (41 p.)  Box MF757
 
correspondence (29 p.)  Box MF757
 
reviews (20 p.)  Box MF757
 
Dear, Dear Livy: the story of Mark Twain's Wife 1963 
Note  New York: Scribner, 1963
Box MF757, 758
typescript, carbon (194 p.)  Box MF757, 758
 
typescript, corrected carbon (254 p.)  Box MF757, 758
 
correspondence (92 p.)  Box MF757, 758
 
notes (147 p.)  Box MF757, 758
 
reviews (9 p.)  Box MF757, 758
 
typescript, corrected carbon (195 p.)  Box MF757, 758
 
American Tall-Tale Animals 1966 
Note  New York: Viking Press, 1966
Box MF755
typescript, corrected carbon (132 p.)  Box MF755
 
typescript, corrected carbon (135 p.)  Box MF755
 
correspondence (35 p.)  Box MF755
 
reviews (2 p.)  Box MF755
 
American Tall Tales 1966 
Note  New York: Viking Press, 1966
Box MF756
typescript, corrected carbon (152 p.)  Box MF756
 
typescript, revised chapter (The Rainbow Walker) (17 p.)  Box MF756
 
galley proof, corrected (55 p.)  Box MF756
 
galley proof, corrected (25 p.)  Box MF756
 
page proof, corrected (52 p.)  Box MF756
 
correspondence (99 p.)  Box MF756
 
notes (42 p.)  Box MF756
 
designer's notes (11 p.)  Box MF756
 
reviews, clippings (40 p.)  Box MF756
 
Explorer of the Unconscious: Sigmund Freud 1965 
Note  New York: Scribner, 1965
Box MF759
typescript, corrected carbon (253 p.)  Box MF759
 
typescript, corrected carbon (212 p.)  Box MF759
 
correspondence (81 p.)  Box MF759
 
reviews (24 p.)  Box MF759
 
Fee, Fi, Fo, Fum: friendly and funny giants 1969 
Note  New York: Viking Press, 1969
Box MF760
typescript, corrected carbon (157 p.)  Box MF760
 
correspondence (23 p.)  Box MF760
 
reviews (6 p.)  Box MF760
 
Giant Who Sucked His Thumb, The 1972 
Note  London: Andre Deutsch, 1972
Box MF760
page proof, corrected (71 p.)  Box MF760
 
Haran's Journey 1971 
Note  New York: Dial, 1971
Box MF760
typescript, corrected (92 p.)  Box MF760
 
typescript, corrected (98 p.)  Box MF760
 
photocopy of author's illustrations (2 p.)  Box MF760
 
correspondence (43 p.)  Box MF760
 
reviews (11 p.)  Box MF760
 
Houdini, Master of Escape 1960 
Note  Philadelphia: Macrae Smith, 1960
Box MF760
typescript, corrected carbon (204 p.)  Box MF760
 
reviews (2 p.)  Box MF760
 
Listen America: a life of Walt Whitman 1968 
Note  New York: Scribner, 1968
Box MF761
typescript, corrected carbon (211 p.)  Box MF761
 
typescript, corrected carbon (237 p.)  Box MF761
 
typescript, corrected carbon (244 p.)  Box MF761
 
correspondence (47 p.)  Box MF761
 
notes (202 p.)  Box MF761
 
reviews (6 p.)  Box MF761
 
Reviews, miscellaneous  
Note  : ,
Box MF762
The Blue-Eyed Convertible (8 p.)  Box MF762
 
A Cat is (3 p.)  Box MF762
 
Elisha Kent: Arctic Explorer (2 p.)  Box MF762
 
Four on the Road (11 p.)  Box MF762
 
Goodbye Cinderella (5 p.)  Box MF762
 
Heroes Advise us (2 p.)  Box MF762
 
Honeymoon (12 p.)  Box MF762
 
In this Corner (7 p.)  Box MF762
 
The Lady in the Jungle (4 p.)  Box MF762
 
Little Smoke (4 p.)  Box MF762
 
Masters of Magic (2 p.)  Box MF762
 
Of Poetry and Power (2 p.)  Box MF762
 
Rain Boat (22 p.)  Box MF762
 
Reviews on the author (6 p.)  Box MF762
 
River Duel (10 p.)  Box MF762
 
Secret Lions (1 p.)  Box MF762
 
Silver Trap (13 p.)  Box MF762
 
Stranger on the Bay (16 p.)  Box MF762
 
Tigers, Trainers, and Whales (6 p.)  Box MF762
 
Timber Line Treasure (12 p.)  Box MF762
 
A Time for Dreaming (11 p.)  Box MF762
 
Wild Animals of the Far West (6 p.)  Box MF762
 
Correspondence, miscellaneous  
Note  : ,
Box MF762
Almost People (3 p.)  Box MF762
 
A Cat is (14 p.)  Box MF762
 
Guess What, Nut (3 p.)  Box MF762
 
Little Smoke (21 p.)  Box MF762
 
Rain Boat (3 p.)  Box MF762
 
Secret Lions (12 p.)  Box MF762
 
We Pledge Ourselves (12 p.)  Box MF762
 
correspondence with Viking (25 p.)  Box MF762
 
correspondence with Curtis, Brown, Ltd. (86 p.)  Box MF762
 
correspondence with Scribner (16 p.)  Box MF762
 
Mud Ronies, The 1963 
Note  New York: Coward-McCann, 1963
Box MF763
typescript, corrected carbon (26 p.)  Box MF763
 
typescript, corrected carbon (29 p.)  Box MF763
 
typescript, corrected carbon (34 p.)  Box MF763
 
correspondence (27 p.)  Box MF763
 
reviews (3 p.)  Box MF763
 
Out There 1971 
Note  New York: Viking Press, 1971
Box MF763
typescript, corrected (249 p.)  Box MF763
 
typescript, corrected (235 p.)  Box MF763
 
galley proof, corrected (163 p.)  Box MF763
 
correspondence (33 p.)  Box MF763
 
reviews (11 p.)  Box MF763
 
People in Twilight; vanishing and changing cultures 1971 
Note  Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1971
Box MF763
typescript, corrected (249 p.)  Box MF763
 
typescript, corrected (235 p.)  Box MF763
 
galley proof, corrected (163 p.)  Box MF763
 
correspondence (33 p.)  Box MF763
 
reviews (11 p.)  Box MF763
Box MF764
typescript,. corrected (200 p.)  Box MF764
 
typescript, corrected (238 p.)  Box MF764
 
galley proof, corrected (72 p.)  Box MF764
 
galley proof, corrected (84 p.)  Box MF764
 
correspondence (116 p.)  Box MF764
 
book jackets (2 p.)  Box MF764
 
reviews (7 p.)  Box MF764
 
Things that Are, The 1964 
Note  Chicago: Reilly and Lee, 1964
Box MF765
typescript, corrected carbon (30 p.)  Box MF765
 
correspondence and reviews (111 p.)  Box MF765
 
Vanishing Thunder, A; extinct and threatened American birds 1967 
Note  Garden City, NY: Natural History Press, 1967
Box MF765
typescript, corrected carbon (101 p.)  Box MF765
 
typescript, corrected carbon (118 p.)  Box MF765
 
galley proof, corrected (37 p.)  Box MF765
 
correspondence (53 p.)  Box MF765
 
reviews (41 p.)  Box MF765
 
Walk into the Wind 1964 
Note  Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1964
Box MF766
typescript, corrected carbon (221 p.)  Box MF766
 
reviews (6 p.)  Box MF766
 
Where to Now, Blue? 1978 
Note  New York: Four Winds, 1978
Box MF766
typescript, corrected (186 p.)  Box MF766
 
typescript, corrected, with front matter (70 p.)  Box MF766
 
correspondence with publisher (1 p.)  Box MF766
 
Window on the Sea 1962 
Note  Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1962
Box MF767
typescript, corrected carbon (187 p.)  Box MF767
 
correspondence (10 p.)  Box MF767
 
reviews (14 p.)  Box MF767