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Irmengarde Eberle Papers

Summary Information
Title: Irmengarde Eberle Papers
Dates: 1971-1972
Creator: Eberle, Irmengarde, 1898-
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-305
Irmengarde Eberle's papers focus on her work as an author of children's books. The collection contains production material for two published 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.


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Beavers live here, 1972

Moose live here, 1971

Biographical Sketch

Irmengarde Eberle was born November 11, 1898 in San Antonio, TX. She died February 27, 1979. Eberle was a fabric designer and magazine editor before she became a full-time writer in 1937. She was the author of sixty-three children's and young adult books, including nature stories, biography, and fiction.

Something About the Author , vol. 23, p. 68

Collection Scope and Content Note

Irmengarde Eberle's contribution to the Kerlan Collection includes manuscript production material for 2 published titles plus correspondence.

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.
  • Eberle, Irmengarde
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Beavers live here 1972 
Note  Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1972
Box MF 290
typescript, corrected (1 )  Box MF 290
typescript, corrected carbon (1 )  Box MF 290
typescript, miscellaneous front pages, corrected (1 )  Box MF 290
galley proof (1 )  Box MF 290
Moose live here 1971 
Note  Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1971
Box MF 290
holograph, notes (1 )  Box MF 290
typescript, corrected (1 )  Box MF 290
typescript, corrected carbon (1 )  Box MF 290
galley proof, corrected (1 )  Box MF 290
correspondence, carbon (1 )  Box MF 290