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Patricia Calvert Papers

Summary Information
Title: Patricia Calvert Papers
Dates: 1987
Creator: Calvert, Patricia
Extent: 1 folder
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-714
Collection includes typescript and galley for Calvert's book, Stranger, You and I.

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.


Stranger, You & I, 1987

Biographical Sketch

Patricia Calvert is a noted author of novels for young adults. She was born In Great Falls, Montana in 1931 and was raised in rural Montana during the Depression. By the age of ten she knew that she wanted to be a writer. She attended Winona State University in Minnesota, receiving her B.A. in 1976. It wasn't until her children were grown and had left home that Calvert fulfilled her childhood dream to write. Her first novel, The Snowbird, was published in 1980 for which she received numerous awards. She had written almost twenty novels.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author , vol. 132, pp. 27-29.

Collection Scope and Content Note

Collection includes typescript and galley for Calvert's book, Stranger, You and I.

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.
  • Calvert, Patricia
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Stranger, You & I 1987 
Note  New York: Scribner, 1987
Box M.F. 489
Typescript, corrected (163 p.)  Box M.F. 489
Galley, corrected (197 p.)  Box M.F. 489