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Wylly Folk St. John Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1470

Scope and Contents

The Wylly Folk St. John Papers contain a corrected typescript and proofs for The Ghost Next Door, a children's chapter book published in 1971.

Dates

  • 1971

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

Wylly Folk St. John was born October 20, 1908, near Ehrhardt, South Carolina, and died August 16, 1985, in High Shoals, Georgia. She was known as an author of articles, short stories, novels, and children's books, writing in several genres.

Biographical Sources:

"Wylly Folk St. John (1908-1985)." Something About the Author. Vols. 10, 45. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1976 and 1986.

Extent

.4 Cubic Feet (1 hollinger box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Contains drafts and proofs for one children's book written by Wylly Folk St. John.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Wylly Folk St. John.
Title
Wylly Folk St. John Papers, 1971
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

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

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library