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H. M. Hoover Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1814

Scope and Contents

The collection includes a manuscripts, typescripts, corrected galley proofs, and additional production material for novels written by H.M. Hoover. The collection also contains professional and personal correspondence.

Dates

  • 1971 - 2016

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection is 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.

Biographical / Historical

Award-winning Fantasy and science fiction author Helen Mary Hoover was born in Stark County, Ohio in 1935. She was raised in the Midwest and became interested in science fiction at an early age. She lives in Virginia.

Biographical source:

"H(elen) M(ary) Hoover, 1935-." Something About the Author. Vol. 132. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2002.

Extent

6 Cubic Feet (5 record cartons)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection includes production material for books by H.M. Hoover, as well as professional and personal correspondence.

Arrangement

Collection is arranged alphabetically by title, with miscellaneous materials and personal correspondence at the end.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by H.M. Hoover.

Related Materials

William Sleator Papers (contains additional correspondence).
Title
H. M. Hoover Papers, 1971-2016
Status
Completed
Author
Leslie Czechowski
Date
03/11/2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • Fall 2016: Collection reprocessed by CLRC staff and Finding Aid updated
  • August 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library