Louise S. Tanner Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains a corrected typescript for the book Reggie and Nilma.
- circa 1971
- Tanner, Louise (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
Louise Stickney Tanner was born in New York City in 1922. She was educated at Vassar College and worked as a copyrighter and author. Her book Reggie and Nilmareceived first prize for juvenile books in the Chicago Tribune Children's Spring Book Festival in 1972. She died in 2000.
Biographical source: "Louise S(tickney) Tanner (1922-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 9. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1976.
Language of Materials
Collection contains a corrected typescript for one children's book by Louise Tanner.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Louise S. Tanner
- 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
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Race relations -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Louise S. Tanner Papers, circa 1971
- Leslie Czechowski
- 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