Ann Atwood Papers
Scope and Contents
The Ann Atwood papers contain written production material from one title, The Wild Young Desert, published in 1970, including corrected typescripts, galley proofs and paste-up dummies.
- Atwood, Ann (Person)
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 / Historical
Author and photographer Ann Atwood was born in the year 1913 near Heber, California. Upon completion of her BA at the University of Redlands, Ann studied photography at the Art Center School in Los Angeles. She later opened the Ann Atwood Studio of Children's Portraiture. Her first book The Little Circle, was published in 1967. She died in 1992.
"Ann (Margaret) Atwood (1913-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 7. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1975.
Language of Materials
The Ann Atwood Collection contains written production material from one children's book.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Ann Atwood in 1971.
- Authors, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Deserts -- Pictorial works Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Photographers Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Ann Atwood Papers, 1970
- Sharlene Murphy
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- 2016: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library