Elizabeth Bridgman Papers
Scope and Content
The collection consists of correspondence and clippings related to the children's poetry book Lullaby for Eggs, written by Elizabeth Bridgman.
- Creation: 1954 - 1956
- Bridgman, Elizabeth Klein, 1915-1999 (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
Elizabeth (Betty) Klein Bridgman was a Minneapolis poet, known for the titles This is Minnesota and Pioneers in Progress: Chorus for American Women during the 1950s. She was married to Donald Elliott Bridgman and died in 1999.
Source: Obituary. Star Tribune, Minneapolis, MN. July 25, 1999.
Language of Materials
The collection consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings and reviews relating to one children's title by Elizabeth Bridgman.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Elizabeth Bridgman.
- Elizabeth Bridgman Papers, 1954-1956
- Nancy Larsen
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- September 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library