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Susan Jeschke Papers

Summary Information
Title: Susan Jeschke Papers
Dates: 1976-1981
Creator: Jeschke, Susan
Extent: 3 folders, manuscripts 1 box, illustrations
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-574
Collection includes written production material, including typescripts, galley, dummy and correspondence, for 1 title, and pencil illustrations and 1 mixed-media illustration for 1 title.

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.


Rima and Zeppo, 1976

Sometimes It Happens, 1981

Biographical Sketch

Susan Jeschke was born October 18, 1942, in Cleveland, Ohio. She became and author and illustrator, and is best known for her books that deal with the supernatural. She received the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book Award for The Devil Did It , published in 1975.

Biographical sources: Something About the Author , vols. 27, 42

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains written materials--reviews, character sketches, typescripts, galley, dummy, correspondence for 1 title, and illustrative materials--pencil sketches, 1 mixed-media illustration for another 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.
  • Jeschke, Susan
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Rima and Zeppo 1976 
Box MF1267
reviews (26 p.)  Box MF1267
Box MC1267
character sketches (3 p.)  Box MC1267
photocopied character sketches (3 p.)  Box MC1267
Typescript, corrected photocopy (27 p.)  Box MC1267
Typescript, corrected (5 p.)  Box MC1267
Typescript (9 p.)  Box MC1267
Typescript, photocopied (9 p.)  Box MC1267
galley (9 p.)  Box MC1267
photocopied book (3 p.)  Box MC1267
dummy (30 p.)  Box MC1267
correspondence (6 p.)  Box MC1267
Sometimes It Happens 1981 
Box MC 163
mixed-media illustration for cover (1 p.)  Box MC 163
pencil illustrations (15 p.)  Box MC 163