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Sheila La Farge Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-670

Scope and Contents

The Sheila La Farge papers contains typescripts related to her career as a translator. The collection includes English typescripts for the books Silas and Ben-Godik and Silas and the Runaway Coach, originally published in Danish by author Cecil Bodker.

Dates

  • circa 1978

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

Sheila La Farge is a translator of Scandinavian literature. She lived in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Extent

2 folders

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains typescripts for two Danish children's books translated into English by Sheila La Farge.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Sheila La Farge

Creator

Title
Sheila La Farge Papers, circa 1978
Status
Completed
Author
David Byer
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library