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Erik Christian Haugaard papers, undated, 1973-1991

Summary Information
Title: Erik Christian Haugaard papers
Dates: undated, 1973-1991
Creator: Haugaard, Erik Christian
Extent: 5 boxes (2.0 cubic feet)
Language: Collection materials in English
Collection Number: CLRC-939
Abstract:
This collection consists of manuscript mtaerials for nine young adult titles published by Erik Christian Haugaard between 1963 and 1995.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Haugaard, Erik Christian

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:

Erik Christian Haugaard papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

Publications are arranged alphabetically by title.


Biographical Sketch

Erik Christian Haugaard was born April 13, 1923 in Frederiksberg, Denmark. He immigrated to the United States in 1940 after fleeing the Nazi invasion of Denmark, and eventually served in the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War II. His first book for young adults, Hakon of Rogen's Saga , was published in 1963 and was a recipient of an American Library Association (ALA) Notable Book Award. He also received recognition for his 1978 translation of The Complete Fairy Tales and Stories of Hans Christian Andersen, which was widely praised. In 1949 Haugaard married Myrna Seld; they eventually had two children and lived in Denmark and Ireland. Haugaard passed away in 2009.


Collection Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of manuscript materials dating from 1973 to 1991 and includes front matter, corrected typescript, corrected galley proofs, correspondence, book jacket, layouts, and a cassette tape recording.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • This 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.
  • Haugaard, Erik Christian
  • Andersen, Hans Christian
  • Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792 -- Juvenile fiction
  • Jones, John Paul. 1747-1792 -- Fiction
  • Japan -- History -- Period of civil wars, 1480-1603 -- Fiction
  • Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Juvenile fiction
  • Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Fiction
  • Fairy tales -- Denmark
  • Children's stories, Danish -- Translations into English
  • Fairy tales
  • Short stories
  • Vikings -- Juvenile fiction
  • Vikings -- Fiction
  • Norway -- Juvenile fiction
  • Norway -- Fiction
  • Greenland -- History -- Juvenile fiction
  • Greenland -- History -- Fiction
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction
  • Italy -- Fiction
  • Forty-seven Rōnin -- Juvenile fiction
  • Forty-seven Rōnin -- Fiction
  • Samurai -- Fiction
  • Japan -- History -- Akō Vendetta, 1703 -- Juvenile fiction
  • Japan -- History -- Tokugawa period, 1600-1868 -- Juvenile fiction
  • Japan -- History -- Akō Vendetta, 1703 -- Fiction
  • Japan -- History -- Tokugawa period, 1600-1868 -- Fiction
  • Japan -- History -- Period of civil wars, 1480-1603 -- Juvenile fiction
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Boy's Will, A, 1983 
Box 1
Front Matter, Corrected Typescript, Corrected Galley Proof 1983  Box 1 , Folder 1
 
Boy and the Samurai, The, 1991 
Box 1
Front Matter, Corrected Typescript 1991  Box 1 , Folder 2
 
Corrected Galley Proof October 1990  Box 1 , Folder 3
 
Correspondence, Galley Proof Photocopy, Book Jacket October 1990  Box 1 , Folder 4
 
Chase Me, Catch Nobody!, 1980 
Box 1
Corrected Galley Proof 1980  Box 1 , Folder 5
 
Front Matter, Corrected Typescript 1980  Box 1 , Folder 6
 
Corrected Typescript 1980  Box 2 , Folder 1
 
Complete Fairy Tales and Stories, 1974 
Note (By Hans Christian Andersen, translated from Danish by Erik Christian Haugaard)
Box 2
Corrected Typescripts undated  Box 2 , Folder 2-4
Box 3
Corrected Typescripts undated  Box 3 , Folder 1-3
 
Front Matter undated  Box 3 , Folder 4
 
Hakon of Rogen's Saga, 1963 
Box 3
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 3 , Folder 5
 
Leif the Unlucky, 1982 
Box 4
Front Matter, Corrected Typescript November 1981  Box 4 , Folder 1-2
 
Corrected Galley Proof December 1981  Box 4 , Folder 3
 
Little Fishes, The, 1967 
Box 4
Corrected Typescript, Layout undated  Box 4 , Folder 4
 
Miscellaneous, undated, 1973 
Box 4
Typescripts, Corrected Typescripts undated  Box 4 , Folder 5
 
Tape Recording of a Lecture "Andersen, the poet and his fairy tales" March 1973  Box 4 , Folder 6
 
Revenge of the Forty-Seven Samurai, The, 1995 
Box 4
Front Matter, Corrected Typescript Photocopy, Correspondence 1995  Box 4 , Folder 7
Box 5
Corrected Galley Proof Photocopy 1995  Box 5 , Folder 1
 
Samurai's Tale, The, 1984 
Box 5
Front Matter, Corrected Typescript 1984  Box 5 , Folder 2-3
 
Corrected Galley Proof November 1983  Box 5 , Folder 4