Dorothy Heiderstadt Collection
Scope and Contents
The collection contains a corrected typescript, proof, and research notes for the nonfiction juvenile title Stolen by the Indians, which contained stories of various children in Colonial America who were captured by Native American tribes.
- Creation: 1968
- Heiderstadt, Dorothy (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
Dorothy Heiderstadt was born in 1907 in Geneva, Nebraska. She was a children's librarian from 1930 to 1970 and also wrote over a dozen children's books. Dorothy died in 2001 in Easton, Kansas.
Language of Materials
The Dorothy Heiderstadt Papers contains production material related to one juvenile book written by Heiderstadt.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Dorothy Heiderstadt.
- Dorothy Heiderstadt Papers, 1968
- Elizabeth Langley
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- January 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