Carolyn Keene Secretary Correspondence
Scope and Contents
The collection contains one letter from Edith Blake, credited as the pseudonymous author Carolyn Keene's secretary, discussing Keene's life and the supposed history of the books. The letter is addressed to Debbie Pollack (later Goshey).
- Creation: 1965
- Blake, Edith (Correspondent, 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.
Carolyn Keene is a collective pseudonym for the Stratemeyer Syndicate, and was used for series such as Nancy Drew, Dana Girls, River Heights, and others.
Language of Materials
The collection contains one letter written by Edith Blake, ostensibly the secretary of the pseudonymous writer Carolyn Keene.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Debora (Pollack) Goshey.
- Keene, Carolyn (Person)
- Drew, Nancy (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction (Person)
- Goshey, Debora (Pollack) (Donor, Person)
- Carolyn Keene Secretary Correspondence, 1965
- Jim Eyer
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- July 2018: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
Collecting Area Details
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