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Marilynne K. Roach Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1336

Scope and Contents

The Marilynne Roach Collection contains both written and illustrative production for one title, Two Roman Mice, published in 1975. Manuscript materials include holographs, typescripts, type proofs, position layouts, galley proofs, correspondence and notes. Illustrative works include dummies, ink illustrations with separations, ink and pencil studies, paste-ups and title page proofs.

Dates

  • 1975

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access and Use:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.

Copyright:

This collection is 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.

Biographical Sketch

Born July 15, 1946 in Cambridge, Mass, Marilynne Roach received her B.F.A. at the Massachusetts College of Art. She then worked for Mosaic Tile Company in Boston, Massachusetts for a few years before becoming a full-time free-lance writer and illustrator. Known best for her books Two Roman Micepublished in 1975 and one on the Salem Witch trials, Roach's love for books began early in life and has developed into a respectable life-long career. Roach resides in Massachusetts.

Biographic source: Something About the Author. Volume 9, 1976.

Extent

2 boxes

Abstract

The Marilynne Roach Collection contains both written and illustrative production for one title, Two Roman Mice, published in 1975. Manuscript materials include holographs, typescripts, type proofs, position layouts, galley proofs, correspondence and notes. Illustrative works include dummies, ink illustrations with separations, ink and pencil studies, paste-ups and title page proofs.

Arrangement

Two Roman Mice, 1975

Physical Location

See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations

Accession Information:

Donated by the author to the Kerlan collection in 1980.

Gift of: Roach, Marilynne K.
Title
Marilynne K. Roach Collection
Author
Sharlene Murphy
Date
11/23/2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is in English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library