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Alfred Slote Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1837
The collection contains written production material for 22 titles, and includes typescripts, most corrected, carbon, or photocopied, front matter, galley proofs corrected, some photocopied, a corrected laser printout, correspondence, dummies, some with signatures, jacket material, photographs, page proofs, illustrations, notes, computer printouts, and layout proofs.

Dates

  • 1965-1991

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

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.

Extent

2.9 Cubic Feet (2 record cartons, 1 hollinger box)

Overview

The collection contains written production material for 22 titles, and includes typescripts, most corrected, carbon, or photocopied, front matter, galley proofs corrected, some photocopied, a corrected laser printout, correspondence, dummies, some with signatures, jacket material, photographs, page proofs, illustrations, notes, computer printouts, and layout proofs.

Biographical / Historical

Alfred Slote was born September 11, 1926, in New York, New York. He won a Fulbright scholarship in 1950, taught English at Williams College in Mass., then became a television producer, writer, and director. In 1953 he published his first novel for adults. Years later, at the suggestion of his son, he began to write children's books, most of which have Little League baseball or science fiction as their themes. He has won several awards and honors for his work.

Biographical Sources: Something About the Author, vols. 8, 72 Something About the Author Autobiography Series, vol. 21 Children's Literature Review, vol. 4

Arrangement

Collection arranged alphabetically by title.

Accession Information:

Gift of Alfred Slote.

Creator

Title
Alfred Slote Papers
Status
completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
2005
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Children's Literature Research Collections Repository

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library