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John Bierhorst Papers, undated, 1969-1974

Summary Information
Title: John Bierhorst papers
Dates: undated, 1969-1974
Creator: Bierhorst, John.
Extent: 1 box (0.3 cubic feet)
Language: Collection material in English
Collection Number: CLRC-740
Abstract:
The John Bierhorst papers contain production material for four titles including typescripts, page proofs and galley proofs.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of John Bierhorst, 1970, 1979 and 1996.

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.

Access Restrictions:

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

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).

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.

Preferred Citation:

John Bierhorst papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

Publication are arranged alphabetically by title.


Biographical Sketch

John Bierhorst was born in 1936 in Boston, Massachusetts. He earned his B.A. from Cornell University (1958). He was a concert pianist, but later became an author and translator of stories focusing on the customs, traditions and tales of Native Americans.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author, v. 91, pp. 20-23.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of production materials for four titles written by John Bierhorst, including typescripts, page proofs and galley proofs.

Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
The Fire Plume; Legends of the American Indians, 1969 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 1
 
Carbon Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 2
 
Galley Proof undated  Box 1, Folder 3
 
Page Proof 1969  Box 1, Folder 4
 
In the Trail of the Wind, 1987 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1, Folder 5-6
 
The Ring in the Prairie, 1970 
Box 1
Corrected Carbon Typescript, Dummy undated  Box 1, Folder 7
 
Songs of the Chippewa, 1974 
Box 1
Front Matter, Corrected Typescript 1974  Box 1, Folder 8
 
Page Proof 1974  Box 1, Folder 9