Eleanor Graham Vance Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains a corrected typescript, correspondence, reviews, and manuscript photocopy for the picture book Jonathan, written by Vance and published in 1966..
- 1944 - 1966
- Vance, Eleanor Graham, 1908-1985 (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 Graham Vance was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1908. She received her B.A. degree from Westminster College and a Master's Degree in Journalism from Northwestern University. Her careers centered on teaching and writing, and she wrote books for both adults and children. She died in 1985.
Biographical source: "Eleanor Graham Vance (1908-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 11. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1977.
Language of Materials
Contains production material for one children's book written by Vance.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Eleanor Graham Vance.
- 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
- Comprehension in children -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Nature stories Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Picture books Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Eleanor Graham Vance Papers, 1944-1966
- Leslie Czechowski
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- June 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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