Gladys Yessayan Cretan Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains a corrected typescript and proof for All Except Sammy, published in 1966.
- Cretan, Gladys Yessayan (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.
Biographical / Historical
Gladys Yessayan was born in 1921 in Reedley, California. She married Clarence A. Cretan and had two children. Her first children's book was published in 1964. Her second book, All Except Sammy, was a Junior Literary Guild selection. She died in 2014 after writing over a dozen children's books.
"Gladys (Yessayan) Cretan (1921-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 2. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1971.
Language of Materials
Collection contains a typescript and proof for one children's book by Gladys Yessayan Cretan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Gladys Yessayan Cretan.
- Authors, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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- Children's literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's stories, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Music -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Gladys Yessayan Cretan Papers, 1965
- Leslie Czechowski
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Language of description note
- September 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
Collecting Area Details
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