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Diana Cohn Papers

Identifier: CLRC-2144

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of manuscript materials related to four children's book publications by Diana Cohn and includes typescripts and corrected typescripts, photocopies of illustrations, correspondence, travel research journals, page proofs, dummies, research and ephemera, lesson plans and photographs.


  • Creation: 1996-2006, 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

Diana Cohn completed her masters degree in Education from Teachers College, Columbia University and worked as a teacher for many years. She now works for a national foundation that supports communities working for economic and environmental justice, and she is an educator with a committment to social justice work. Her first book, Dream Carver, was published in 2002 by Chronicle Books. She currently lives in northern California where she lives with her husband; she is also a hobbyist beekeeper.


1.25 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials



This collection consists of manuscript materials from Diana Cohn that relate to four children's book titles published between 2002 and 2007.


Collection guide arranged alphabetically by title.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Diana Cohn.

Diana Cohn papers, 1996-2006, undated
Finding aid created by Kate Dietrick
June 2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

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