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Lynn Hall Papers

Summary Information
Title: Lynn Hall Papers
Dates: 1967-1981
Creator: Hall, Lynn
Extent: 55 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-783
Abstract:
Lynn Hall papers consist of typescripts, correspondence, notes, illustrations, and miscellaneous materials connected with 16 children's books written by Hall between 1968 and 1980.

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

Barry, the Bravest St. Bernard, 1973

Bob : Watchdog of the River, 1974

Dog stories, 1972

Dragon's Delight, 1980

Famous Battle of Bravery Creek, 1972

Flash, Dog of Old Egypt, 1973

Flowers of Anger, 1976

Gently Touch the Milkweed, 1970

Horse Called Dragon, 1971

Horse Trader, 1981

Leaving, 1980

Ride a wild dream, 1969

Secret of Stonehouse, 1968

Shy Ones, 1967

Sticks and Stones, 1972

To Catch a Tartar, 1972


Biographical Sketch

Lynn Hall was born November 9, 1937 in Lombard, IL and, due to several family moves, attended schools in Iowa. She married Dean W. Green in May 1960 and divorced in September 1961. Hall worked at a succession of jobs from the mid-50s to the mid-60s. Her first book, The Shy Ones , was written in 1967. She has written dozens of books for children, some juvenile nonfiction, and a number of young adult novels. Many of her works features dogs or horses. Her book, The Leaving , received the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for fiction (1981). Many of her books have received awards and recognition.

Source: Something About the Author . The Gale Group, 1995


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains materials for Hall's first book The Shy Ones (1967), and a scattered few others up to 1980, by which time Hall had written almost 40 books.

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.
  • Hall, Lynn
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Barry, the Bravest St. Bernard 1973 
Note Hall, Lynn
New York: Scarsdale, 1973
Box MF 391
Typescript, corrected partial carbon (19 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Typescript, corrected carbon (23 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Bob : Watchdog of the River 1974 
Note Hall, Lynn
Champaign, Ill.: Garrard, 1974
Box MF 391
Typescript, corrected (35 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Typescript, carbon (35 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Correspondence (5 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Notes (9 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Dog stories 1972 
Note Hall, Lynn
Chicago: Follett, 1972
Box MF 391
Typescript, carbon (183 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Notes (6 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Dragon's Delight 1980 
Note Hall, Lynn
Chicago: Follett, 1980
Box MF 391
Typescript, carbon, corrected (83 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Dummy, partial (17 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Notes (7 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Illustration, photocopy (1 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Famous Battle of Bravery Creek 1972 
Note Hall, Lynn
Champaign, Ill.: Garrard, 1972
Box MF 391
Holograph (6 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Typescript, corrected carbon (35 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Typescript, carbon (63 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Correspondence (10 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Flash, Dog of Old Egypt 1973 
Note Hall, Lynn
Champaign, Ill.: Garrard, 1973
Box MF 391
Typescript, corrected (37 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Typescript, carbon (22 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Correspondence (5 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Notes (2 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Flowers of Anger 1976 
Note Hall, Lynn
Chicago: Follett, 1976
Box MF 391
Typescript, carbon (137 p.)  Box MF 391
 
Gently Touch the Milkweed 1970 
Note Hall, Lynn
Chicago: Follett, 1970
Box MF 392
Holograph (87 p.)  Box MF 392
 
Typescript, corrected carbon (211 p.)  Box MF 392
 
Editor's evaluation, photocopy (2 p.)  Box MF 392
 
Horse Called Dragon 1971 
Note Lynn, Hall
Chicago: Follett, 1971
Box MF 392
Holograph (20 p.)  Box MF 392
 
Typescript, corrected carbon (64 p.)  Box MF 392
 
Typescript, carbon (64 p.)  Box MF 392
 
Correspondence (7 p.)  Box MF 392
 
Notes (1 p.)  Box MF 392
 
Horse Trader 1981 
Note Hall, Lynn
New York: Charles Scribner, 1981
Box MF 392
Typescript, carbon, corrected (127 p.)  Box MF 392
 
Notes (15 p.)  Box MF 392
 
Leaving 1980 
Note Hall, Lynn
New York: Charles Scribner, 1980
Box MF 393
Typescript, corrected (121 p.)  Box MF 393
 
Galley proof (69 p.)  Box MF 393
 
Page proof (59 p.)  Box MF 393
 
Notes (28 p.)  Box MF 393
 
Ride a wild dream 1969 
Note Hall, Lynn
Chicago: Follett, 1969
Box MF 393
Correspondence (1 p.)  Box MF 393
 
Notes (3 p.)  Box MF 393
 
Secret of Stonehouse 1968 
Note Hall, Lynn
Chicago: Follett, 1968
Box MF 393
Correspondence (1 p.)  Box MF 393
 
Notes (3 p.)  Box MF 393
 
Shy Ones 1967 
Note Hall, Lynn
Chicago: Follett, 1967
Box MF 393
Correspondence (4 p.)  Box MF 393
 
Sticks and Stones 1972 
Note Hall, Lynn
Chicago: Follett, 1972
Box MF 393
Holograph (15 p.)  Box MF 393
 
Typescript, corrected carbon (231 p.)  Box MF 393
 
Correspondence (4 p.)  Box MF 393
 
Picture of jacket design (1 p.)  Box MF 393
 
To Catch a Tartar 1972 
Note Hall, Lynn
Chicago: Follett, 1972
Box MF 393
Holograph (3 p.)  Box MF 393
 
Typescript, carbon (69 p.)  Box MF 393
 
Typescript, corrected, photocopy (69 p.)  Box MF 393