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Marilyn Nelson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1134

Scope and Contents

This collection includes production material, correspondence, clippings, notes, research material and typescripts for Marilyn Nelson's children's books.

Dates

  • 1979-circa 2014

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection is 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.

Biographical / Historical

Marilyn Nelson, formerly Waniek, was born April 26, 1946 in Cleveland, Ohio. She received her B.A from the University of California Davis, her M.A from the University of Pennsylvania and her PhD. from the University of Minnesota.

Ms. Nelson is currently an Emeritus Professor at the University of Connecticut Storrs campus where she taught creative writing and poetry courses.

Extent

1.25 Cubic Feet (1 record carton)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Collection contains production material for two of Marilyn Nelson's children's books.

Accession Information:

Gift of Marilyn Nelson
Title
Marilyn Nelson Papers, 1979-circa 2014
Status
Completed
Author
Christine Schonhart
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