H. M. Hoover Papers
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.
- 1971 - 2016
- Hoover, H. M. (Person)
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.
"H(elen) M(ary) Hoover, 1935-." Something About the Author. Vol. 132. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2002.
6 Cubic Feet (5 record cartons)
Language of Materials
The collection includes production material for books by H.M. Hoover, as well as professional and personal correspondence.
Collection is arranged alphabetically by title, with miscellaneous materials and personal correspondence at the end.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by H.M. Hoover.
- 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
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Science fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Young adult fiction, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Young adult literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- H. M. Hoover Papers, 1971-2016
- Leslie Czechowski
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- 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
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library