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Jane Wagner Papers

Identifier: CLRC-1518

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a corrected typescript for the children's book J.T., written by Jane Wagner.


  • circa 1969


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 Wagner (born on February 2, 1935) is an American writer, director and producer. Wagner was born and raised in Morristown, Tennessee before moving to New York to pursue a career in theater. She has written plays, as well for television, in addition to books. She is best known for her collaborations with her wife, comedian and actress Lily Tomlin, including the one-woman show The Search forns of Intelligent Life in the Universe


1 folder

Language of Materials



Collection contains a corrected typescript for one children's book written by Jane Wagner.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated to the collection via publisher Van Nostrand Reinhold, Co.

Related Materials

Photographs for the title J.T. are available in the Gordon Parks Jr. collection.

Jane Wagner Papers, circa 1969
Karen Spilman
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Revision Statements

  • 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