Eleanor Schick Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains corrected typescripts and a proof for two children's books, 5A and 7B and Jeanie Goes Riding.
- 1966-circa 1967
- Schick, Eleanor, 1942- (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
Eleanor Schick was born April 15, 1942, in New York, NY. She became an author and illustrator of children's books, and has written many self-illustrated works. Her books tend to focus on the everyday comings and goings and daily routines of a child's life, many of them set in a big city.
Biographical Sources: Something About the Author. Vols. 9, 82, 144. Detroit, MI: Gale.
Language of Materials
The collection contains typescripts for two children's books by Eleanor Schick
Collection guide arranged alphabetically by title
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Eleanor Schick
- Apartment houses -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Authors, American -- 20th century 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
- Friendship -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Horsemanship -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Eleanor Schick Papers, 1966-circa 1967
- Jim Eyer
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- August 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