Angelo Cohn papers
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of manuscript materials related to two books by Angelo Cohn, including typescripts, corrected typescripts, correspondence, and notes, dating from 1960 to 1970.
- 1960-1970, undated
- Cohn, Angelo (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.
Biographical / Historical
Angelo Cohn was born in 1914 in Bucharest, Romania and emigrated to the United States in 1920 with his family. He worked as a journalist for newspapers in Minneapolis and Chicago, as an American broadcaster in the Netherlands, and as an editor of publications at the University of Minnesota. He wrote and edited a number of books for adults and children.
Biographical source: "Angelo Cohn (1914-)." Something About the Author, Vol. 19. Detroit, MI:Gale, 1980.
.4 Cubic Feet (1 box)
Language of Materials
This collection consists of manuscript materials related to two nonfiction juvenile books by Angelo Cohn.
Collection guide arranged alphabetically by book title.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Angelo Cohn.
- Authors, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Netherlands -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Paper -- Juvenile literature Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Angelo Cohn papers, 1960-1970, undated
- Finding aid by CLRC staff
- October 2004, May 2014
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- May 2014: Collection reprocessed by Carly; EAD updated by Kate Dietrick
- February 2022: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library