Isabell Monk Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains a dummy, notes, and drafts related to two children's picture books written by Isabell Monk: Hope and Family.
- Creation: 1997-circa 2001
- Monk, Isabell (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.
Isabell Monk was born October 4, 1952 in Washington D.C. She became a professional actor, and spent 9 seasons with the Tyrone Guthrie Theater company in Minneapolis. She has also worked in other theaters, on TV, and as a stand-up comic. She became interested in working with children through story telling, and has written several books for children. Monk has also performed and written under the name Isabell Monk O'Connor.
Autobiographical Source: "Isabell Monk (1952-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 136. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2003.
Language of Materials
The collection contains production material related to two children's books written by Isabell Monk.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Isabell Monk.
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Genre / Form
- Isabell Monk Papers, 1997-circa 2001
- Jim Eyer
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- March 2018: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
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