Ellen Kindt McKenzie papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains corrected typescripts for the children's fantasy book Taash and the Jesters, published in 1968.
- 1966-1967, undated
- McKenzie, Ellen Kindt (Person)
Access and Use:
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 / Historical
Ellen Kindt McKenzie was born June 24, 1928, in Kenosha, Wis. Her first interest was music, and she attended Chicago Musical College and taught piano in addition to becoming a writer. She published her first book Taash and the Jesters in 1968. McKenzie is primarily known for her fantasy fiction for children. She lives in California.
Biographical Sources: "Ellen Kindt Mckenzie (1928-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 80. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1995.
.4 Cubic Feet (1 hollinger box)
Language of Materials
The collection includes corrected typescripts for one book written by Ellen Kindt McKenzie.
- Authors, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's stories, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Fantasy -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Ellen Kindt McKenzie Papers, 1966-1967, undated
- Jim Eyer
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- April 2018: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
Collecting Area Details
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