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Includes typescripts and
galley proofs for two books of folktales.
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Tales; American-English Folktales, 1948
Jack Tales, 1943
Richard Chase was born in 1904 near Huntsville, Alabama. He was a
folklorist, editor, and author. His renown as a storyteller of Appalachian
folktales was paralleled by the numerous collections of folktales he edited. He
died in 1988.
Biographical source: Something About the
Author , vol 56 p. 25-26.
Collection Scope and Content Note
The collection includes typescripts and galley proofs for two books of
- 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
Grandfather Tales; American-English Folktales
Note Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1948
Box M.F. 201
(15 p.) Box M.F. 201
galley proof, corrected
(133 p.) Box M.F. 201
Jack Tales 1943
Note Williams, Berkeley, Jr.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1943
Box M.F. 201
typescript, corrected carton
(158 p.) Box M.F. 201