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Jeanette Eaton

Summary Information
Title: Jeanette Eaton
Dates: 1951
Creator: Eaton, Jeanette
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-304
Jeanette Eaton's papers consist of production materials for a biography of George Washington.

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.


Washington, the Nation's first hero, 195l

Biographical Sketch

Jeanette Eaton was born November 30, 1886, in Columbus, Ohio, and died February 19, 1968, in Central Valley, NY. She received a BA from Vassar College in 1908 and a MA from Ohio State University in 1910. She spent the following year in Europe. Upon her return home, she began her career in writing. Her first biography for children in 1929 brought her recognition as an important writer for young people.

Something About the Author , vol. 24 p.110-112

Collection Scope and Content Note

This collection contains typescript, corrected, and galley proof for one title.

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.
  • Eaton, Jeanette
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Washington, the Nation's first hero 195l 
Note  New York : Morrow, 195l
Box MF 290
typescript, corrected (1 )  Box MF 290
galley proof (1 )  Box MF 290