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Mary Downing Hahn Papers

Summary Information
Title: Mary D. Hahn Papers
Dates: 1979-1999
Creator: Hahn, Mary Downing
Extent:
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-567
Abstract:

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

Anna All Year Round, 1999

As Ever, Gordy, 1998

Daphne's Book, 1983

Jellyfish Season, 1985

Look for Me by Moonlight, 1995

Sara Summer, 1979

Stepping on the Cracks, 1991

Time for Andrew: A Ghost Story, 1994

Time of the Witch, 1982

Wait till Helen Comes, 1986

Wind Blows Backward, The 1993

Witch Catcher, 2006


Biographical Sketch

Mary Downing Hahn was born in December 1939 in Washington, D.C. Hahn attended the University of Maryland and received a BA in 1960 and an MA in 1969, with further graduate study 1970-1974. She married her first husband, William E. Hahn in October, 1961 and had two children. In 1976, she and Hahn divorced. In 1982, she married Norman Pearce Jacob. Hahn's varied career has included writer, artist, librarian, and art teacher. Hahn has devoted her time to writing juvenile and young adult literature since 1991. A number of her works have received honors and awards.

Source: Something About the Author , v.131. Detroit: Gale Research, 2003.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection comprises materials for eleven of Hahn's 22 works, written between 1979 and 1999, and includes typescripts, correspondence, notes, reviews, and other related material.

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.
  • Hahn, Mary Downing
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Anna All Year Round 1999 
Note  New York: Clarion Books, 1999
Box MF 2157
Typescript, corrected (67 p.)  Box MF 2157
 
Front matter (3 p.)  Box MF 2157
 
Correspondence (2 p.)  Box MF 2157
 
Notes (3 p.)  Box MF 2157
 
As Ever, Gordy 1998 
Note  New York: Clarion Books, 1998
Box MF 2157
Typescript, corrected (198 p.)  Box MF 2157
 
Front matter (2 p.)  Box MF 2157
 
Typescript, corrected (9 p.)  Box MF 2157
 
Correspondence (2 p.)  Box MF 2157
 
Daphne's Book 1983 
Note  New York: Clarion Books, 1983
Box MF 1824
Holograph (60 p.)  Box MF 1824
 
Holograph and typescript (5 p.)  Box MF 1824
 
Holograph and typescript (with illustrations) (57 p.)  Box MF 1824
 
Holograph and typescript, corrected photocopy (180 p.)  Box MF 1824
 
Typescript, corrected (351 p.)  Box MF 1824
 
Page proof (2 p.)  Box MF 1824
 
Page proof, corrected photocopy (61 p.)  Box MF 1824
 
Correspondence (22 p.)  Box MF 1824
 
Book cover (1 p.)  Box MF 1824
 
Review (2 p.)  Box MF 1824
 
Miscellaneous (1 p.)  Box MF 1824
 
Typescript, corrected photocopy (189 p.)  Box MF 1824
 
Jellyfish Season 1985 
Note  New York: Clarion Books, 1985
Box MF 1827, 1828
Typescript, corrected (582 p.)  Box MF 1827, 1828
 
Typescript, corrected photocopy (248 p.)  Box MF 1827, 1828
 
Correspondence (57 p.)  Box MF 1827, 1828
 
Layout notes (5 p.)  Box MF 1827, 1828
 
Reviews (33 p.)  Box MF 1827, 1828
 
Research material (1 p.)  Box MF 1827, 1828
 
Sketch of illustration (1 p.)  Box MF 1827, 1828
 
Photocopy of illustration (2 p.)  Box MF 1827, 1828
 
Miscellaneous (10 p.)  Box MF 1827, 1828
 
Look for Me by Moonlight 1995 
Note  New York: Clarion Books, 1995
Box MF 2156, 2157
Typescript (282 p.)  Box MF 2156, 2157
 
Typescript, corrected (500 p.)  Box MF 2156, 2157
 
Notes (1 p.)  Box MF 2156, 2157
 
Sara Summer 1979 
Note  New York: Clarion Books, 1979
Box MF 1826
Typescript, corrected photocopy (159 p.)  Box MF 1826
 
Galley proof, corrected photocopy (86 p.)  Box MF 1826
 
Page proof, corrected (149 p.)  Box MF 1826
 
Layout notes (3 p.)  Box MF 1826
 
Photocopy of layout notes (3 p.)  Box MF 1826
 
Correspondence (17 p.)  Box MF 1826
 
Book cover (1 p.)  Box MF 1826
 
Reviews (1 p.)  Box MF 1826
 
Miscellaneous (14 p.)  Box MF 1826
 
Stepping on the Cracks 1991 
Note  New York: Clarion Books, 1991
Box MF 2155, 2156
Typescript (444 p.)  Box MF 2155, 2156
 
Typescript photocopy (235 p.)  Box MF 2155, 2156
Box MF 3119
Typescript (123 p.)  Box MF 3119
 
Typescript (139 p.)  Box MF 3119
 
Typescript (38 p.)  Box MF 3119
 
Typescript (50 p.)  Box MF 3119
 
Typescript, corrected (99 p.)  Box MF 3119
 
Typescript, corrected (6 p.)  Box MF 3119
 
Notes (9 p.)  Box MF 3119
 
Time for Andrew: A Ghost Story 1994 
Note  New York: Clarion Books, 1994
Box MF 2154, 2155
Typescript (492 p.)  Box MF 2154, 2155
 
Typescript, corrected (629 p.)  Box MF 2154, 2155
 
Typescript, photocopy (171 p.)  Box MF 2154, 2155
 
Photocopy of illustration (7 p.)  Box MF 2154, 2155
 
Correspondence (1 p.)  Box MF 2154, 2155
 
Notes (13 p.)  Box MF 2154, 2155
 
Time of the Witch 1982 
Note  New York: Clarion Books, 1982
Box MF 1779, 1780
Holograph (60 p.)  Box MF 1779, 1780
 
Holograph and typescript, corrected (152 p.)  Box MF 1779, 1780
 
Typescript, corrected (330 p.)  Box MF 1779, 1780
 
Typescript, corrected, partial photocopy (411 p.)  Box MF 1779, 1780
 
Front matter (5 p.)  Box MF 1779, 1780
 
Galley proof, corrected (16 p.)  Box MF 1779, 1780
 
Pencil sketch (for jacket by author) (1 p.)  Box MF 1779, 1780
 
Correspondence (59 p.)  Box MF 1779, 1780
 
Clippings (29 p.)  Box MF 1779, 1780
 
Research material (2 p.)  Box MF 1779, 1780
 
Wait till Helen Comes 1986 
Note  New York: Clarion Books, 1986
Box MF 1780
Holograph (7 p.)  Box MF 1780
 
Typescript, corrected (377 p.)  Box MF 1780
 
Page proof (7 p.)  Box MF 1780
 
Folded and gathered pages (1 p.)  Box MF 1780
 
Correspondence (27 p.)  Box MF 1780
 
Clippings (3 p.)  Box MF 1780
 
Research material (2 p.)  Box MF 1780
 
Book cover (1 p.)  Box MF 1780
 
Photocopy of book cover (1 p.)  Box MF 1780
 
Drawings (3 p.)  Box MF 1780
 
Reviews (24 p.)  Box MF 1780
 
Miscellaneous (6 p.)  Box MF 1780
 
Wind Blows Backward, The 1993 
Note  New York: Clarion Books, 1993
Box MF 3119, 3128
Typescript (286 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Front matter (3 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Typescript (274 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Front matter (3 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Typescript (297 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Front matter (2 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Typescript, corrected (156 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Typescript, corrected (294 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Front matter (3 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Typescript, corrected (399 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Typescript, corrected (198 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Front matter (2 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Typescript, corrected (263 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Disk table of contents (7 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Correspondence (66 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Notes (30 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Research material (12 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Computer disks (4 p.)  Box MF 3119, 3128
 
Witch Catcher 2006 
Note  New York: Clarion Books, 2006
Box MF 2157
typescript, corrected (286 p.)  Box MF 2157
 
front matter, corrected (2 p.)  Box MF 2157
 
back matter, corrected (1 p.)  Box MF 2157
 
copyeditor's notes (4 p.)  Box MF 2157