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Jacqueline Bernard Papers, 1962-1967

Summary Information
Title: Jacqueline Bernard papers
Dates: 1962-1967
Creator: Bernard, Jacqueline.
Extent: 1 box (1.0 cubic foot)
Language: Collection material in English
Collection Number: CLRC-711
Abstract:
The collections consists of production material for a single title written by Jacqueline Bernard, and includes typescripts, a galley proof, correspondence and notes.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Donation information regarding this collection is unknown.

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.

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:

Jacqueline Bernard papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Biographical Sketch

Jacqueline Bernard was born on May 25, 1921 in Le Bourget du Lac, Savoie, France. She attended Vassar College (1939-1941) and the University of Chicago (1941-1942). Bernard was a reporter, advertising copywriter, social activist and writer of books for children. She wrote two books for young adults: Voices from the Southwest (1972) and Journey Toward Freedom: The Story of Sojourner Truth (1967), which was a Horn Book Honor Book and an ALA Notable book. Jacqueline Bernard died in New York City in 1983.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author, v. 8, p. 11, v. 45, p. 45.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collections consists of production material for a single title, Journey Toward Freedom; The Story of Sojourner Truth , and includes typescripts, a galley proof, correspondence and notes.

Separated Material

The Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America at Harvard University holds a collection of Jacqueline Bernard's papers.

Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Journey Toward Freedom; The Story of Sojourner Truth, 1967 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 1-3
 
Corrected Carbon Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 4-12
 
Corrected Galley Proof undated  Box 1, Folder 13
 
Correspondence 1962-1967  Box 1, Folder 14-15
 
Notes undated  Box 1, Folder 16
 
Notes on index cards undated  Box 1, Folder 17-19