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H. M. (Heather) Bouwman Papers

Identifier: CLRC-2165

Scope and Contents

The H. M. (Heather) Bouwman papers contain typescripts, correspondence, and notes related to the writing and publication of The Remarkable and Very True Story of Lucy and Snowcap.


  • Creation: 2006-2008, undated


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

Heather Bouwman grew up in Michigan and received a B.A. from Calvin College in Grand Rapids. She earned her Ph.D. from the University of Illinois-Urbana, before relocating to Minnesota in 2001. She is an English professor at the University of St. Thomas in Saint Paul, MN. Her novel, The Remarkable and Very True Story of Lucy and Snowcapwas published in 2008.


1 box (.40 cubic feet)

Language of Materials



This collection consists of typescripts and production material for The Remarkable and Very True Story of Lucy and Snowcap by H. M. Bouwman.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Heather Bouwman.

H. M. (Heather) Bouwman Papers, 2006-2008, undated
Caitlin Marineau
November 2014
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Revision Statements

  • June 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library