Barbara Schiller Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains corrected typescripts and a corrected proof for The White Rat's Tale, a children's book written by Barbara Schiller, published in 1967.
- 1966-circa 1967
- Schiller, Barbara (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
Barbara Schiller was born in Chicago, IL, on April 14, 1928. She became an assistant editor in a publishing company, and began writing books for children, concentrating on themes of medieval histroy and literature.
Biographical Source: "Barbara (Heyman) Schiller (1928-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 21. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1980.
Language of Materials
The collection contains production material for one children's book written by Barbara Schiller.
- 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
- Fairy tales Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Princesses -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Rats -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Barbara Schiller 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
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