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Yoshiko Uchida Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1634

Scope and Contents

The Yoshiko Uchida papers contain corrected typescripts for two books published in the 1960s, In Between Miya and Mik and the Prowler.

Dates

  • circa 1960-circa 1967

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

Yoshiko Uchida was born in Alameda, California in 1921. She was an educator, secretary, and author of children's books that deal with the Japanese-American experience. She taught schoolchildren when she and her family were interned in Utah during World War II and later she worked as a secretary in order to have time to do her writing after work. Uchida died in 1992.

Biographical Source: "Yoshiko Uchida (1921-1992)." Something About the Author. Vol. 53 and 72. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1988 and 1993.

Extent

2 folders

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Collection contains corrected typescripts for two children's books.

Arrangement

Finding aid arranged alphabetically by title.
Title
Yoshiko Uchida Papers, circa 1960-circa 1967
Status
Completed
Author
Leslie Czechowski
Date
2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • July 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau

Collecting Area Details

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Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library