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Diana Cohn papers, undated, 1996-2006

Summary Information
Title: Diana Cohn papers
Dates: undated, 1996-2006
Creator: Cohn, Diana
Extent: 1 box (1.15 cubic feet)
Language: Collection materials in English.
Collection Number: CLRC-2144
Abstract:
This collection consists of manuscript materials from Diana Cohn that relate to four children's book titles published between 2002 and 2007.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Cohn, Diana

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required. 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:

Diana Cohn papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

Publications are arranged alphabetically by title.


Biographical Sketch

Diana Cohn completed her masters degree in Education from Teachers College, Columbia University and worked as a teacher for many years. She now works for a national foundation that supports communities working for economic and environmental justice, and she is an educator with a committment to social justice work. Her first book, Dream Carver , was published in 2002 by Chronicle Books. She currently lives in northern California where she lives with her husband; she is also a hobbyist beekeeper.


Collection Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of manuscript materials related to four children's book publications and includes typescripts and corrected typescripts, photocopies of illustrations, correspondence, travel research journals, page proofs, dummies, research and ephemera, lesson plans and photographs.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • This 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.
  • Cohn, Diana
  • Bees -- Fiction
  • Coming of age -- Fiction
  • Bees -- Juvenile fiction
  • Bildungsromans
  • Malaysia -- Fiction
  • Malaysia -- Juvenile fiction
  • Jiménez, Manuel, 1919- -- Juvenile fiction
  • Jiménez, Manuel, 1919- -- Fiction
  • Wood carving -- Fiction
  • Mexico -- Juvenile fiction
  • Oaxaca de Juárez (Mexico) -- Fiction
  • Mexico -- Fiction
  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832 -- Juvenile fiction
  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832 -- Juvenile literature
  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832 -- Fiction
  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832
  • Painting -- Juvenile fiction
  • Gardens -- Juvenile fiction
  • Gardens -- Fiction
  • Painting -- Fiction
  • Authors, German
  • Naturalists
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Bee Tree, The, 2007 
Box 1
Typescript, corrected typescript, photocopies of illustrations, transparencies 2005-2006  Box 1 , Folder 1
 
Travel research journal, correspondence 2004  Box 1 , Folder 2
 
Dream Carver, 2002 
Box 1
Holograph, typescript, corrected typescript 2002  Box 1 , Folder 3
 
Page proof, corrected page proofs 2001  Box 1 , Folder 4
 
Dummy, transparencies, photographs 2001  Box 1 , Folder 5
 
Correspondence 1997-2002  Box 1 , Folder 6
 
Newspaper article, magazine articles, ephemera 2002  Box 1 , Folder 7
 
Mr. Goethe's Garden, 2003 
Box 1
Typescripts, corrected typescript, dummy, correspondence, newspaper articles, transparencies, photos 2002-2004  Box 1 , Folder 8
 
Notes in journal 2002  Box 1 , Folder 9
 
Research 1999-2002  Box 1 , Folder 10
 
Research, postcards, CD of photographs, Ephemera undated  Box 1 , Folder 11
 
Research 1996  Box 1 , Folder 12
 
Si, Se Puede! = Yes, We Can!: Janitor Strike in L.A., 2002 
Box 1
Typescript, corrected page proof, dummies 2002  Box 1 , Folder 13
 
Contract, interview, lesson plans, notes, ephemera, CD 2001-2002  Box 1 , Folder 14
 
Correspondence 2001-2002  Box 1 , Folder 15
 
Newspaper articles 2002-2003  Box 1 , Folder 16
 
Research 2000-2002  Box 1 , Folder 17
 
Photographs, negatives undated  Box 1 , Folder 18
 
photographs undated  Box 1 , Folder 19