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Irvin Kerlan Papers

Summary Information
Title: Irvin Kerlan Papers
Dates: 1943-1995
Creator: Kerlan, Irvin
Extent: 125 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-627
Abstract:
The collection contains material related to Irvin Kerlan, including awards and honors, obituaries, photos, clippings, greeting cards, medical articles, children's literature articles, Newbery/Caldecott bibliographies, publicity, letters, exhibits, and miscellaneous material. See also the listings under "Kerlan Collection."

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

Special Subject File,

Subjects,

Correspondence,

Letters from Friends,

Exhibits/U. of M. Correspondence,

University of Minnesota Library Correspondence,

Kerlan Collection Guest Books,

More Kerlan Exhibits,


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains material related to Dr. Irvin Kerlan, and includes awards and honors, obituaries, photos, clippings, correspondence, brochure requests, greeting cards, a foundation proposal, legal documents, medical articles, children's literature drafts, Newbery/Caldecott bibliographies, publicity, letters, exhibit catalogs, University of Minnesota library miscellany, and other miscellaneous 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.
  • Kerlan, Irvin
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Special Subject File  
Box MF1927 folder a
guide to the Irvin Kerlan papers  Box MF1927 folder a
Box MF1927 folder 1
about Dr. Kerlan  Box MF1927 folder 1
Box MF1927 folder 2
awards and honors 1  Box MF1927 folder 2
Box MF1927 folder 3
awards and honors 2  Box MF1927 folder 3
Box MF1927 folder 4
death and obituaries 1  Box MF1927 folder 4
Box MF1927 folder 5
death and obituaries 2  Box MF1927 folder 5
Box MF1927 folder 6
memorial service and tributes  Box MF1927 folder 6
Box MF1927 folder 7
memorials to Dr. Kerlan  Box MF1927 folder 7
Box MF1927 folder 8
photos--Kerlan portraits  Box MF1927 folder 8
Box MF1927 folder 9
photos--Washington colleagues  Box MF1927 folder 9
Box MF1927folder 10
photos--group meetings  Box MF1927folder 10
Box MF1927folder 11
photos--Minnesota exhibits  Box MF1927folder 11
Box MF1927folder 12
photos--Philadelphia exhibit  Box MF1927folder 12
Box MF1927folder 13
photos--Burma-America exhibit  Box MF1927folder 13
Box MF1927folder 14
photos--U. of M. officials  Box MF1927folder 14
Box MF1927folder 15
photos--U. of M. librarians  Box MF1927folder 15
Box MF1927folder 16
photos--Kerlan friends  Box MF1927folder 16
Box MF1927folder 17
photos--25th anniversary party  Box MF1927folder 17
Box MF1927folder 18
photos--Duvoisin, Roger  Box MF1927folder 18
Box MF1927folder 19
photos--Henry, Marguerite  Box MF1927folder 19
Box MF1927folder 20
photos--Milhaus, Katherine  Box MF1927folder 20
Box MF1927folder 21
photos--Julian (brother) Kerlan  Box MF1927folder 21
Box MF1927folder22
photos--negatives  Box MF1927folder22
 
Subjects  
Box MF1928 folder 1
clippings to 1969 1  Box MF1928 folder 1
Box MF1928 folder 2
clippings to 1969 2  Box MF1928 folder 2
Box MF1928 folder 3
clippings to 1969, copies  Box MF1928 folder 3
Box MF1928 folder 4
Peter Parley to Penrod  Box MF1928 folder 4
Box MF1928 folder 5
Transylvania College  Box MF1928 folder 5
Box MF1928 folder 6
Duvoisin bibliography  Box MF1928 folder 6
Box MF1928 folder 7
Kerlan collection brochures  Box MF1928 folder 7
Box MF1928 folder 8
brochure correspondence  Box MF1928 folder 8
Box MF1928 folder 9
brochure requests 1  Box MF1928 folder 9
Box MF1928 folder 10
brochure requests 2  Box MF1928 folder 10
Box MF1928 folder 11
greeting cards  Box MF1928 folder 11
Box MF1929 folder 1
Foundation proposal  Box MF1929 folder 1
Box MF1929 folder 2
legal documents  Box MF1929 folder 2
Box MF1929 folder 3
medical articles 1  Box MF1929 folder 3
Box MF1929 folder 4
medical articles 2  Box MF1929 folder 4
Box MF1929 folder 5
Children's Literature articles  Box MF1929 folder 5
Box MF1929 folder 6
Children's Literature drafts, 1  Box MF1929 folder 6
Box MF1929 folder 7
Children's Literature drafts, 2  Box MF1929 folder 7
Box MF1929 folder 8
Children's Literature drafts, 3  Box MF1929 folder 8
Box MF1929 folder 9
Children's Literature drafts, 4  Box MF1929 folder 9
Box MF1930 folder 1
Newbery/Caldecott bibliography, draft  Box MF1930 folder 1
Box MF1930 folder 2
Newbery/Caldecott bibliography, unpublished  Box MF1930 folder 2
Box MF1930 folder 3
Newbery/Caldecott bibliography, unpublished  Box MF1930 folder 3
Box MF1930 folder 4
Newbery/Caldecott winners, checklist of writings  Box MF1930 folder 4
Box MF1930 folder 5
publicity--1976-79  Box MF1930 folder 5
Box MF1930 folder 6
publicity--1980--84  Box MF1930 folder 6
Box MF1930 folder 7
publicity--1985  Box MF1930 folder 7
Box MF1930 folder 8
publicity--1986  Box MF1930 folder 8
Box MF1930 folder 9
publicity--1987  Box MF1930 folder 9
Box MF1930 folder 10
publicity--1988  Box MF1930 folder 10
 
Correspondence  
Box MF1931 folder 1
Kerlan letters, 1943-49  Box MF1931 folder 1
Box MF1931 folder 2
Kerlan letters, 1950  Box MF1931 folder 2
Box MF1931 folder 3
Kerlan letters, 1951  Box MF1931 folder 3
Box MF1931 folder 4
Kerlan letters, 1952  Box MF1931 folder 4
Box MF1931 folder 5
Kerlan letters, 1953  Box MF1931 folder 5
Box MF1931 folder 6
Kerlan letters, 1954  Box MF1931 folder 6
Box MF1931 folder 7
Kerlan letters, 1955  Box MF1931 folder 7
Box MF1931 folder 8
Kerlan letters, 1956  Box MF1931 folder 8
Box MF1931 folder 9
Kerlan letters, 1957  Box MF1931 folder 9
Box MF1931 folder 10
Kerlan letters, 1958  Box MF1931 folder 10
Box MF1931 folder 11
letter to Paul Galdone  Box MF1931 folder 11
Box MF1932 folder 1
Kerlan letters, 1959  Box MF1932 folder 1
Box MF1932 folder 2
Kerlan letters, 1960, Jan-Jun  Box MF1932 folder 2
Box MF1932 folder 3
Kerlan letters, 1960, Jul-Dec  Box MF1932 folder 3
Box MF1932 folder 4
Kerlan letters, 1961, Jan-Jun  Box MF1932 folder 4
Box MF1932 folder 5
Kerlan letters, 1961, Jul-Dec  Box MF1932 folder 5
Box MF1932 folder 6
Kerlan letters, 1962, Jan-Jun  Box MF1932 folder 6
Box MF1932 folder 7
Kerlan letters, 1962, Jul-Dec  Box MF1932 folder 7
Box MF1932 folder 8
Kerlan letters, 1963, Jan-Jun  Box MF1932 folder 8
Box MF1932 folder 9
Kerlan letters, 1963, Jul-Dec  Box MF1932 folder 9
Box MF1932 folder 10
Kerlan letters, undated, A-Z  Box MF1932 folder 10
 
Letters from Friends  
Box MF1933 folder 1
Baughman, Blanche  Box MF1933 folder 1
Box MF1933 folder 2
Brannan, Robert  Box MF1933 folder 2
Box MF1933 folder 3
Field and Shaffer  Box MF1933 folder 3
Box MF1933 folder 4
Finnegan, Katherine  Box MF1933 folder 4
Box MF1933 folder 5
Gagliargo, Ruth  Box MF1933 folder 5
Box MF1933 folder 6
Gross, Elizabeth  Box MF1933 folder 6
Box MF1933 folder 7
Hansen, Dorothy, Harriet, Hazel  Box MF1933 folder 7
Box MF1933 folder 8
Kittleson, J. Harold  Box MF1933 folder 8
Box MF1933 folder 9
Kittleson, J. Harold (from Dr. Kerlan)  Box MF1933 folder 9
Box MF1933 folder 10
Kittleson, J. Harold (from U. of M. Library  Box MF1933 folder 10
Box MF1933 folder 11
Lapides, Linda (nee Fishman)  Box MF1933 folder 11
Box MF1934 folder 1
McCuen, Hal  Box MF1934 folder 1
Box MF1934 folder 2
McGregor, Della  Box MF1934 folder 2
Box MF1934 folder 3
Woodfield, E. R.  Box MF1934 folder 3
Box MF1934 folder 4
Wronker, Lili (nee Cassel), 1948-58  Box MF1934 folder 4
Box MF1934 folder 5
Wronker, Lili, 1959-64  Box MF1934 folder 5
Box MF1934 folder 6
Wronker, Lili, 1965  Box MF1934 folder 6
Box MF1934 folder 7
Wronker, Lili, 1966-93  Box MF1934 folder 7
Box MF1934 folder 8
Wronker, Lili, undated  Box MF1934 folder 8
Box MF1934 folder 9
Wronker writings  Box MF1934 folder 9
Box MF1934 folders 10, 11
letters from Kerlan to Wronker  Box MF1934 folders 10, 11
Box MF1934 folder 12
Ziegfeld  Box MF1934 folder 12
 
Exhibits/U. of M. Correspondence  
Box MF1935 folder 1
exhibit catalogs  Box MF1935 folder 1
Box MF1935 folder 2
exhibits, A-C  Box MF1935 folder 2
Box MF1935 folder 3
exhibits, D-L  Box MF1935 folder 3
Box MF1935 folder 4
exhibits, M-R  Box MF1935 folder 4
Box MF1935 folder 5
exhibits, S-Z  Box MF1935 folder 5
Box MF1935 folder 6
U. of M. Presidents, 1948-55  Box MF1935 folder 6
Box MF1935 folder 7
U. of M. Presidents, 1956-63  Box MF1935 folder 7
Box MF1935 folder 8
U. of M. Vice-Presidents, 1950-58  Box MF1935 folder 8
Box MF1935 folder 9
U. of M. Vice-Presidents, 1050-63  Box MF1935 folder 9
Box MF1935 folder 10
University of Minnesota Press  Box MF1935 folder 10
Box MF1935 folder 11
U. of M. miscellaneous departments  Box MF1935 folder 11
 
University of Minnesota Library Correspondence  
Box MF1936 folder 1
U. of M. Library 1949-56  Box MF1936 folder 1
Box MF1936 folder 2
1957-Mar, 1958  Box MF1936 folder 2
Box MF1936 folder 3
1958, Apr-Dec  Box MF1936 folder 3
Box MF1936 folder 4
1959  Box MF1936 folder 4
Box MF1936 folder 5
1960  Box MF1936 folder 5
Box MF 1936 folder 6
1961  Box MF 1936 folder 6
Box MF 1936 folder 7
1962  Box MF 1936 folder 7
Box MF1936 folder 8
1963, Jan-Jun  Box MF1936 folder 8
Box MF1936 folder 9
1963, Jul-Dec  Box MF1936 folder 9
Box MF1936 folder 10
1964----  Box MF1936 folder 10
 
Kerlan Collection Guest Books  
Box MF979 folder 1
Guestbook, Dec 27, 1961--Jun 23, 1978  Box MF979 folder 1
Box MF979 folder 2
Jun 29, 1978--Feb 24-1981  Box MF979 folder 2
Box MF979 folder 3
Mar 27, 1981--March, 1986  Box MF979 folder 3
Box MF979 folder 4
Sep 13, 1985--Mar 2, 1986/Apr 30, 1986--Jun 19, 1987  Box MF979 folder 4
Box MF979 folder 5
Jul 23, 1987--Oct 11, 1990  Box MF979 folder 5
Box MF979 folder 6
1987--Aug 18, 1988--dark blue  Box MF979 folder 6
Box MF979 folder 7
Oct 15, 1990--Jul 3, 1993  Box MF979 folder 7
Box MF979 folder 8
Jul 28, 1993--Nov 7, 1995  Box MF979 folder 8
 
More Kerlan Exhibits  
Box MF1162, 1164
more Kerlan exhibits  Box MF1162, 1164
Box MF1438
more Kerlan exhibits, 1966-83  Box MF1438