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Jean Davies Okimoto Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1062

Scope and Contents

The Jean Davies Okimoto Papers contain drafts and proofs for two young adult books by Okimoto: The Eclipse of Moonbeam Dawson and To JaeKae: Life Stinks.

Dates

  • 1997 - 1999

Creator

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 Sketch

Jean Okimoto was born December 14, 1942, in Cleveland, Ohio. She has managed a double career as psychotherapist and writer of young adult novels. Her books deal with the problems of adolescence in a realistic, understanding, humorous, sometimes slightly ribald, manner. She has also authored several picture books for pre-readers.

Biographical Source: Something About the Author, vols. 34, 103

Extent

.8 Cubic Feet (2 hollinger boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains written production material for two books written by Jean Davies Okimoto.

Arrangement

Collection guide arranged alphabetically by title.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Jean Davies Okimoto
Title
Jean Davies Okimoto Papers, 1997-1999
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

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library