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Vera Kelsey Papers

Identifier: CLRC-614

Scope and Contents

The Vera Kelsey papers contains a corrected typescript for the novel Tomorrow is for You!, published in 1953.


  • circa 1953


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

Vera Kelsey was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, in 1891 and raised in North Dakota. She graduated from the University of Washington in 1914, attended the University of Washington, and earned an MA in sociology from Brown University. She was an author and journalist, writing in a variety of genres. Kelsey died in 1961 in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Biographical Source:

"Finding Aid to the Vera Kelsey Papers." Institute for Regional Studies, North Dakota State University, Fargo. 2009.


1 folder

Language of Materials



The collection contains a corrected typescript for one title by Vera Kelsey.

Related Materials

A larger collection of Vera Kelsey's papers is held at North Dakota State University Institute for Regional Studies.

Vera Kelsey Papers, circa 1953
Jim Eyer
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Revision Statements

  • July 2018: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library