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Alice Low Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1998
The collection includes written production material for 16 titles, plus a small amount of miscellaneous material. The material includes holographs, typescripts, some corrected, photocopied, or carbon, front matter, some corrected or photocopied, page proofs, some corrected or photocopied, jacket proofs, photocopies of illustrations, correspondence, notes, layout notes, layout photocopies, clippings, photocopies of articles, research material, dummies, some corrected or photocopied, galley proofs, some corrected or photocopied, a book jacket, a publishing contract, flap copy, corrected photocopies from bound books, photocopies of sample art, and a briefcase design.

Dates

  • 1963-2004

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access and Use:

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.

Extent

100 Folders

Overview

The collection includes written production material for 16 titles, plus a small amount of miscellaneous material. The material includes holographs, typescripts, some corrected, photocopied, or carbon, front matter, some corrected or photocopied, page proofs, some corrected or photocopied, jacket proofs, photocopies of illustrations, correspondence, notes, layout notes, layout photocopies, clippings, photocopies of articles, research material, dummies, some corrected or photocopied, galley proofs, some corrected or photocopied, a book jacket, a publishing contract, flap copy, corrected photocopies from bound books, photocopies of sample art, and a briefcase design.

Biographical Sketch

Alice Low was born June 5, 1926, in New York, NY. Her mother was a children's book author under the pseuydonym Ann Todd. Alice Low became a writer and producer of educational filmstrips, a writer, editor, and anthologist. She has received several awards and honors for her work. She has written fiction, non-fiction, and poetry for children and young adults. Her writings, especially those for younger readers, are known for humorous plots and fanciful characters. Several of her books feature witches. Biographical Sources: Something About the Author, Vols. 11, 76

Physical Location

See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations

Accession Information:

Gift of: Low, Alice

Creator

Title
Alice Low Papers
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
11-3-05
Language of description
Description is in English

Repository Details

Part of the Children's Literature Research Collections Repository

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library