Maryrose Wood Papers
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of proofs, typescripts, and other material related to the publication of works by Maryrose Wood, including works from the Incorrigible Children's of Ashton Place series.
- 2004 - 2018
- Wood, Maryrose (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
Raised in the suburbs of Long Island, New York, Maryrose Wood moved to New York City at age 17 to study acting. Rose continued to act while also directing and playwriting, resulting in three Richard Rodgers Awards for her writing. The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place is her first series for middle-grade readers. More information can be found at http://www.maryrosewood.com.
1.25 Cubic Feet (1 box)
Language of Materials
This collection consists of materials related to chapter books written by Maryrose Wood.
Publications are arranged by number in the series.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Maryrose Wood
- Authors, American -- 21st 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
- Feral children -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Orphans -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Maryrose Wood Papers, 2004-2018
- Kate Dietrick and Laura Howard; updated by Caitlin Marineau
- February 2014; updated November 2014
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- April 2019: New material added and collection guide updated by Caitlin Marineau
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library