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Ann Herbert Scott Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-67

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a corrected typescript and editorial correspondence for the book Sam, first published in 1967.

Dates

  • Creation: 1966 - 1967

Creator

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

Ann Herbert Scott was born November 19, 1926, in Germantown, PA and earned a BA from the University of Pennsylvania and an MA from Yale University. She became an editor, writer, and lecturer. Her first book, Big Cowboy Western was published in 1965. As a writer she specialized in picture books for young children. Scott lived in California until her death in 2018.

Biographical Sources:

"Ann Herbert Scott (1926-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 140. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2003.

Extent

1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains correspondence and a corrected typescript for one book by Ann Herbert Scott.

Title
Ann Herbert Scott Papers, 1966-1967
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • August 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau

Collecting Area Details

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Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library