Theo E. Gilchrist Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains written materials, including corrected typescripts, correspondence, reviews, and related production material for Halfway Up the Mountain, a children's book by Theo E. Gilchrist.
- Creation: 1977 - 1979
- Gilchrist, Theo E. (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
Theo Elizabeth "Betty" Blackmun Gilchrist was an author and poet who lived in White Bear Lake, Minnesota and wrote the children's book Halfway Up the Mountain. She was born in 1917 and died in 1993.
Language of Materials
Contains typescripts and production material related to one children's book written by Theo E. Gilchrist.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Theo E. Gilchrist.
- Theo E. Gilchrist Papers, 1977-1979
- Jim Eyer
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- November 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library