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Ian Serraillier Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1560

Scope and Contents

The collection contains several handwritten poems. Titles on the poems include "Peter, Peter, Pumpkin-Eater" and "Jack and the Beanstalk." The third, "Granddad's Pipe," is not written in Serraillier's handwriting and was possibly copied by Irvin Kerlan.

Dates

  • undated

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

Ian Serraillier was born September 24, 1912, in London, England, and died November 28, 1994. He was an educator, poet, and author, who wrote many books for children. He was known for his retellings of folk tales, fairy tales, and legends.

Extent

1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains several handwritten poems by Ian Serraillier.
Title
Ian Serraillier Collection, undated
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • July 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library