Ida Luttrell Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains typescripts, correspondence, and page proofs related to the production of Milo's Toothache, written by Ida Luttrell.
- 1987 - 1994
- Luttrell, Ida (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
Ida Luttrell was born April 18, 1934, in Laredo, Texas. She grew up on a ranch, where she learned the companionship of animals, and these early experiences are reflected in much of her writing for younger children. She has been given awards and honors for her work. Before turning to writing she worked as a lab technician and bacteriologist.
"Ida Luttrell." Something About the Author. Vol. 35, 40, 91. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1984, 1985, 1997.
Language of Materials
The collection contains written production material for one title by Ida Luttrell.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Ida Luttrell.
- 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
- Dental care -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Picture books Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Swine -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Ida Luttrell Papers, 1987-1994
- Jim Eyer
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- January 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
- July 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
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