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Norma Fox Mazer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-809

Scope and Contents

The collection contains typescripts, proofs, correspondence, and related production material for novels and short stories written by Norma Fox Mazer.

Dates

  • 1979 - 2005

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be 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. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical Sketch

Norma Fox Mazer was born in 1931 in New York. She attended Antioch college, where she met her husband, Harry Mazer, who also became a writer. She is best known for her novels for children and young adults. Her book After the Rain was awarded a Newbery Honor in 1988. Mazer died in Vermont in 2009.

Extent

5 Cubic Feet (4 record cartons)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains written production materials for novels and short stories written by Norma Fox Mazer.

Arrangement

Collection guide arranged alphabetically by published title.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Norma Fox Mazer.

Related Materials

See the Harry Mazer papers for books cowritten by Norma Fox Mazer and Harry Mazer
Title
Norma Fox Mazer Papers, 1979-2005
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Revision Statements

  • November 2019: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library