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Joan Chase Bowden Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1067

Scope and Contents

The collection contains corrected typescript for the children's book Strong John, written by Joan Chase Bowden.

Dates

  • circa 1980

Creator

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

Joan Chase Bowden was born in London, England in 1925. She came to the United States in 1953 and was naturalized in 1960. She did secretarial work from 1943 to 1953. In 1968 she began writing books for children. Subsequently she became a teacher of writing for young people and a free lance editor. She has published under several pseudonyms, including Joan Chase Bacon, Jane Godfrey, Charlotte Graham, and Kathryn Kenny.

Extent

1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection consists of a corrected typescript for one book by Joan Chase Bowden.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Joan Chase Bowden.

Title
Joan Chase Bowden Papers, circa 1980
Status
Completed
Author
Nancy Larsen
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • February 2018: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library