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Jane Resh Thomas Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1532

Scope and Contents

The collection contains production material for over a dozen juvenile titles written by Jane Resh Thomas, as well as book reviews, unpublished works, teaching, and related materials.

Dates

  • 1962 - 2005

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

Jane Resh Thomas was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan in 1936. She worked as a registered nurse before embarking on a career as writer, editor, and writing instructor. She has written a number of books for children and she lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Biographical Source: "Jane Resh Thomas (1936-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 90. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1997.

Extent

6.25 Cubic Feet (5 record cartons)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains production material for children's work written by Jane Resh Thomas.

Arrangement

Collection guide arranged alphabetically by title, correspondence, book reviews, and other materials at the end.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Jane Resh Thomas.
Title
Jane Resh Thomas Papers, 1975-2005
Status
Completed
Author
Leslie Czechowski
Date
2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • December 2018: Collection reprocessed by Eliza Edwards and collection guide updated by Caitlin Marineau

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library