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Trish Marx Collection

Identifier: CLRC-2052

Scope and Contents

The collection contains two pieces of correspondence related to Trish Marx's picture book Hanna's Cold Winter, one from a publicist at Lerner thanking the author for signing a bookplate for a fan, and the second from restauranteur George Lang to Karen Schuster at Sotheby's, noting coincidences in the book as related to Lang's own life in Budapest.


  • 1997 - 2001


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

Award-winning author Trish Marx lives in New York City.

George Lang was born Gyorgy Deutsch in Hungary in 1924. Lang's parents died at Auschwitz during World War II, but Lang escaped and survived. He moved to the United States and became a famed restauranteur. He died in 2011.


1 folder

Language of Materials



The collection contains two pieces of correspondence related to one picture book by Trish Marx.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Trish Marx.

Trish Marx Collection, 1997-2001
John Barneson
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Revision Statements

  • December 2016: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
  • June 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library