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Virginia Olsen Baron Papers, 1968-1969

Summary Information
Title: Virginia Olsen Baron papers
Dates: 1968-1969
Creator: Baron, Virginia Olsen.
Extent: 1 box (0.3 cubic feet)
Language: Collection material in English
Collection Number: CLRC-444
Abstract:
The collection consists of material for a single title, Here I Am! , edited and published by Virginia Baron in 1969.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Virginia Baron.

Access Restrictions:

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:

Virginia Olsen Baron papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Biographical Sketch

Virginia Olsen Baron was born in 1931 in Wilkes-Barre, PA. She attended Beaver College (now Arcadia University) from 1949-1951. In addition to being a writer and editor of poetry, Baron has also been chairman of the Children's Program series at Columbia University (1956-1958), president of Greenhouse Nursery School (1957-1958), a radio producer (1960-1961), publicity director for a publisher (1962-1964), and member of the board of directors of Columbia Press beginning in 1963.


Collection Scope and Content Note

This collection includes publication materials for a single book, Here I Am! which Virginia Baron edited and published in 1969. Materials include corrected typescripts, galley proofs, correspondence, notes and children's art.

Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Here I Am!, 1969 
Box 1
Holograph, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 1
 
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 2
 
Carbon Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 3
 
Carbon Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 4
 
Corrected Galley Proof undated  Box 1, Folder 5
 
Correspondence 1968-1969  Box 1, Folder 6
 
Notes undated  Box 1, Folder 7-8
 
Illustrations by Children undated  Box 1, Folder 9