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Terry Berger Papers, 1968-1975

Summary Information
Title: Terry Berger papers
Dates: 1968-1975
Creator: Berger, Terry.
Extent: 1 box (0.3 cubic feet)
Language: Collection material in English
Collection Number: CLRC-710
The Terry Berger Papers contain production materials for two titles and includes typescripts, galley proofs, correspondence, front matter, and photographs.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Terry Berger. Original donation made in 1971.

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required. 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.


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:

Terry Berger papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Publications are arranged alphabetically by title.

Biographical Sketch

Terry Berger was born in 1933 in New York, New York. She attended Vassar College (1950-1952), earned her B.A. from Brooklyn College (1954), and a teacher's certificate from Hunter College (1962). She was a teacher from 1963-1968, after which she became a full time writer.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author, v. 8, p. 10.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of production materials for two titles written by Terry Berger, and include typescripts, galley proofs, correspondence, front matter, and photographs.

Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Black Fairy Tales, 1969 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 1
Galley Proof, Correspondence 1968  Box 1, Folder 2
I Am Not Good, I Am Not Bad, I'm Maria  
Box 1
Corrected Typescript, Front Matter, Corrected Photocopy of Typescript undated, 1975  Box 1, Folder 3
Typescript, Corrected Photocopied Typescript undated, 1975  Box 1, Folder 4
Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts undated, 1975  Box 1, Folder 5-6
Typescript, Typescript Carbon, Correspondence, Clippings, Photographs 1971-1972  Box 1, Folder 7