Alison Morgan Collection
Scope and Contents
The Alison Morgan Collection contains production material related to the American editions of three chapter books from the 1970s by Morgan, all originally published in the UK. The items primarily consist of page proofs, as well as copies of the British editions with edits for the American printing.
- 1973 - 1975
- Morgan, Alison (Person)
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Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
Conditions Governing Use
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Alison Mary Morgan was born March 2, 1930, in Bexley, Kent, England, a suburb of London. However, she has spent most of her life in Wales, where her family has roots going back to the middle nineteenth century. She became an English teacher, and Justice of the Peace, as well as an author of children's books. Family roots, and personal development, are important to her, and this is reflected in her books, where plot is oftne subordinate the development of her characters. Biographical Sources: Something About the Author, Vols. 30, 85
.8 Cubic Feet (2 hollinger boxes)
Language of Materials
The collection contains production material for the American editions of three titles written by Alison Morgan.
Collection guide arranged alphabetically by title.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Alison Morgan
- Authors, English -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature, English Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Dogs -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- England -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Families -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Runaway children -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Alison Morgan Collection, 1973-1975
- Jim Eyer
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