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Betty Levin Papers

Summary Information
Title: Betty Levin Papers
Dates: 1973-2003
Creator: Levin, Betty
Extent:
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1960
Abstract:
The collection consists of materials associated with the production of 23 titles.

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

The Banished, 1999

Creature Crossing, 1999

Fire in the Wind, 1995

Gift Horse, 1996

Island Bound, 1997

Look Back, Moss, 1998

Shadow-Catcher, 2000

Shoddy Cove, 2003

That'll Do, Moss, 2002

The Beast on the Brink, 1980

Away to Me, Moss!, 1994

A Binding Spell, 1984

Brother Moose, 1990

The Forespoken, 1973

A Griffon's Nest, 1975

The Ice Bear, 1986

The Keeping Room, 1981

Landfall, 1979

Mercy's Mill, 1992

Put on My Crown, 1985

The Sword of Culann, 1973

The Trouble with Gramary, 1988

The Zoo Conspiracy, 1973


Biographical Sketch

Betty Levin was born September 10, 1927 in New York, NY. Her education was at University of Rochester, A.B (high honors) in 1949; Radcliffe College, M.A. in 1951; and Harvard University, A.M.T. in 1951. She is an author, educator, and sheep farmer. Her writings have earned numerous awards.

Source: Something about the Author, V. 137 122-127.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection includes typescripts, holographs, galley proofs and correspondence associated with the production of 23 titles.

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.
  • Levin, Betty
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
The Banished 1999 
Note  New York: Greenwillow Books, 1999
Box MF2792/2794
typescript, corrected (509 p.)  Box MF2792/2794
 
front matter (1 p.)  Box MF2792/2794
 
page proof, corrected (52 p.)  Box MF2792/2794
 
page proof, corrected (58 p.)  Box MF2792/2794
 
color copy of illustrations (1 p.)  Box MF2792/2794
 
correspondence (9 p.)  Box MF2792/2794
 
notes (1 p.)  Box MF2792/2794
 
layout notes (6 p.)  Box MF2792/2794
 
Creature Crossing 1999 
Note Smith, Joseph A.
New York: Greenwillow, 1999
Box MF2161/2794
typescript, corrected (309 p.)  Box MF2161/2794
 
front matter (5 p.)  Box MF2161/2794
 
typescript, corrected (3 p.)  Box MF2161/2794
 
galley proof, corrected (101 p.)  Box MF2161/2794
 
galley proof, corrected (48 p.)  Box MF2161/2794
 
proof for jacket (3 p.)  Box MF2161/2794
 
flap copy (2 p.)  Box MF2161/2794
 
correspondence (4 p.)  Box MF2161/2794
 
notes (5 p.)  Box MF2161/2794
 
Fire in the Wind 1995 
Note  New York: Greenwillow, 1995
Box MF2415/2416
notes (9 p.)  Box MF2415/2416
 
typescript, corrected (846 p.)  Box MF2415/2416
 
galley proof, corrected (96 p.)  Box MF2415/2416
 
Gift Horse 1996 
Note  New York: Greenwillow , 1996
Box MF2414
typescript, corrected (588 p.)  Box MF2414
 
front matter (1 p.)  Box MF2414
 
galley proof, corrected (135 p.)  Box MF2414
 
Island Bound 1997 
Note  New York: Greenwillow, 1997
Box MF2416/2417/2788
typescript, corrected (683 p.)  Box MF2416/2417/2788
 
page proofs (135 p.)  Box MF2416/2417/2788
 
notes (7 p.)  Box MF2416/2417/2788
 
Look Back, Moss 1998 
Note  New York: Greenwillow, 1998
Box MF2558/2793
typescript, corrected (616 p.)  Box MF2558/2793
 
front matter (2 p.)  Box MF2558/2793
 
front matter (8 p.)  Box MF2558/2793
 
front matter (13 p.)  Box MF2558/2793
 
galley proof, corrected (136 p.)  Box MF2558/2793
 
galley proof, corrected (85 p.)  Box MF2558/2793
 
galley proof (153 p.)  Box MF2558/2793
 
page proof (4 p.)  Box MF2558/2793
 
page proof (180 p.)  Box MF2558/2793
 
flap copy (1 p.)  Box MF2558/2793
 
correspondence (4 p.)  Box MF2558/2793
 
notes (4 p.)  Box MF2558/2793
 
layout notes (2 p.)  Box MF2558/2793
 
research material (4 p.)  Box MF2558/2793
 
Shadow-Catcher 2000 
Note  New York: Greenwillow, 2000
Box MF2862/2892
typescript, corrected (125 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
typescript, corrected (131 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
typescript, corrected (5 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
front matter (6 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
page proof, corrected (156 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
page proof, corrected (6 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
page proof, corrected (4 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
page proof, corrected (7 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
page proof, corrected (158 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
page proof, corrected (121 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
page proof, corrected (158 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
page proof, corrected (155 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
jacket proof, corrected (1 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
jacket proof (1 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
correspondence (3 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
notes (8 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
photocopy of jacket proof, corrected (4 p.)  Box MF2862/2892
 
Shoddy Cove 2003 
Note  New York: Greenwillow Books, 2003
Box MF3244
typescript, corrected (138 p.)  Box MF3244
 
typescript, corrected (124 p.)  Box MF3244
 
typescript, corrected (150 p.)  Box MF3244
 
photocopy typescript, corrected (79 p.)  Box MF3244
 
photocopy typescript, corrected (149 p.)  Box MF3244
 
front matter (1 p.)  Box MF3244
 
front matter (1 p.)  Box MF3244
 
correspondence (30 p.)  Box MF3244
 
notes (13 p.)  Box MF3244
 
That'll Do, Moss 2002 
Note  New York: Greenwillow, 2002
Box
typescript (138 p.)  Box
 
typescript (119 p.)  Box
 
typescript, corrected (2 p.)  Box
 
typescript, corrected (108 p.)  Box
 
typescript, corrected (125 p.)  Box
 
typescript, corrected photocopy (108 p.)  Box
 
front matter (5 p.)  Box
 
page proof, corrected (128 p.)  Box
 
correspondence (3 p.)  Box
 
notes (6 p.)  Box
 
The Beast on the Brink 1980 
Note Parry, Marian
New York: Avon, 1980
Box MF965
typescript, corrected first version (102 p.)  Box MF965
 
typescript, corrected version 2 (167 p.)  Box MF965
 
typescript, corrected (86 p.)  Box MF965
 
typescript, corrected first version submitted (101 p.)  Box MF965
 
typescript, corrected photocopy (111 p.)  Box MF965
 
review (1 p.)  Box MF965
 
typescript, corrected (111 p.)  Box MF965
 
Away to Me, Moss! 1994 
Note Parry, Marian
New York: Greenwillow, 1994
Box MF2086/2087
holograph (corrections for galley proof) (1 p.)  Box MF2086/2087
 
typescript, corrected (826 p.)  Box MF2086/2087
 
galley proof, corrected (108 p.)  Box MF2086/2087
 
A Binding Spell 1984 
Note  New York: Lodestar/Dutton, 1984
Box MF1202
typescript, photocopy final version (207 p.)  Box MF1202
 
front matter final version (2 p.)  Box MF1202
 
typescript, corrected photocopy (202 p.)  Box MF1202
 
typescript, corrected (180 p.)  Box MF1202
 
front matter (8 p.)  Box MF1202
 
notes (15 p.)  Box MF1202
 
correspondence (1 p.)  Box MF1202
 
Brother Moose 1990 
Note  New York: Greenwillow, 1990
Box MF1635
holograph (4 p.)  Box MF1635
 
typescript, corrected (941 p.)  Box MF1635
 
galley proof, corrected (137 p.)  Box MF1635
 
The Forespoken 1973 
Note  New York: Macmillan, 1973
Box MF957/958
typescript, corrected (256 p.)  Box MF957/958
 
typescript, corrected (175 p.)  Box MF957/958
 
typescript and holograph (191 p.)  Box MF957/958
 
typescript, photocopy (256 p.)  Box MF957/958
 
galley proof (112 p.)  Box MF957/958
 
galley proof, author's set (112 p.)  Box MF957/958
 
A Griffon's Nest 1975 
Note  New York: Macmillan, 1975
Box MF965
corrected galleys (136 p.)  Box MF965
 
The Ice Bear 1986 
Note  New York: Greenwillow, 1986
Box MF1357
typescript, corrected (559 p.)  Box MF1357
 
galley proof (104 p.)  Box MF1357
 
correspondence (1 p.)  Box MF1357
 
The Keeping Room 1981 
Note  New York: Greenwillow, 1981
Box MF960/961
typescript, corrected (831 p.)  Box MF960/961
Box MF1203/1204
typescript, corrected (456 p.)  Box MF1203/1204
 
holograph (1 p.)  Box MF1203/1204
 
typescript, corrected (38 p.)  Box MF1203/1204
 
galley proof, corrected (88 p.)  Box MF1203/1204
 
typescript, corrected (270 p.)  Box MF1203/1204
 
typescript, corrected photocopy (311 p.)  Box MF1203/1204
 
typescript, corrected photocopy (incomplete) (11 p.)  Box MF1203/1204
 
Landfall 1979 
Note  New York: Atheneum, 1979
Box MF959
typescript, corrected (229 p.)  Box MF959
 
typescript, photocopy (50 p.)  Box MF959
 
typescript, corrected (93 p.)  Box MF959
 
galley proof, corrected (77 p.)  Box MF959
 
typescript, corrected (362 p.)  Box MF959
 
notes (20 p.)  Box MF959
 
typescript, corrected (150 p.)  Box MF959
 
typescript, corrected partial (19 p.)  Box MF959
 
Mercy's Mill 1992 
Note  New York: Greenwillow, 1992
Box MF1982
holograph (12 p.)  Box MF1982
 
typescript, corrected (657 p.)  Box MF1982
 
typescript, corrected photocopy (247 p.)  Box MF1982
 
galley proof, corrected (48 p.)  Box MF1982
 
notes (11 p.)  Box MF1982
 
Put on My Crown 1985 
Note  New York: Lodestar/Dutton, 1985
Box MF1202/1203/1356
typescript, corrected (990 p.)  Box MF1202/1203/1356
 
miscellaneous (9 p.)  Box MF1202/1203/1356
 
typescript (190 p.)  Box MF1202/1203/1356
 
The Sword of Culann 1973 
Note  New York: Macmillan, 1973
Box MF962/963
typescript, corrected (504 p.)  Box MF962/963
 
typescript, corrected photocopy (273 p.)  Box MF962/963
 
The Trouble with Gramary 1988 
Note  New York: Greenwillow , 1988
Box
holograph and typescript, corrected (150 p.)  Box
 
typescript, corrected (636 p.)  Box
 
correspondence (11 p.)  Box
 
style sheet (1 p.)  Box
 
The Zoo Conspiracy 1973 
Note Parry, Marian
New York: Hastings, 1973
Box MF964
typescript, corrected (331 p.)  Box MF964
 
clipping (1 p.)  Box MF964
 
galley, corrected (68 p.)  Box MF964