Robert G. Weaver Papers
Scope and Contents
The Robert G. Weaver's papers contain typescripts, proofs, correspondence, royalty statements, and clipping related to the title Nice Guy, Go Home.
- 1964 - 1979
- Weaver, Robert G. (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
Robert G. Weaver was an author, teacher, coach, and professor from Pennsylvania. He was born in 1920, enlisted in the Army in World War II, and became a high school teacher and coach after the war. He earned a graduate degree in English and eventually joined the English Department at Pennsylvania State University, where he retired as a professor in 1985. He died in 2010.
Source: Obituary, https://obittree.com/obituary/us/pennsylvania/state-college/mark-d-heintzelman-funeral--cremation-services-pc/robert-weaver/1447704/.php
.4 Cubic Feet (1 hollinger box)
Language of Materials
Collection contains correspondence and production material for one juvenile book by Robert G. Weaver.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Robert G. Weaver.
- Amish -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Authors, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Baseball stories Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- 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
- Robert G. Weaver Papers, 1964-1979
- Karen Spilman
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- July 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
Collecting Area Details
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