Lisa Westberg Peters Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains typescripts, correspondence, proofs, notes, and research for children's books by Lisa Westberg Peters.
- Creation: 1981 - 2009
- Peters, Lisa Westberg (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
Lisa Westberg Peters was born October 19, 1951, in Minneapolis, MN and attended the University of Minnesota. She has written both fiction and nonfiction for children. Her first book was The Sun, the Wind, and the Rain. Peters lives in Minnesota.
"Lisa Westberg Peters (1951-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 115. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2000.
2.5 Cubic Feet (2 record cartons)
Language of Materials
Collection contains production material for children's books by Lisa Westberg Peters.
Collection guide arranged alphabetically by title
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Lisa Westberg Peters.
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Genre / Form
- Authors, American -- 20th century
- Cats -- Juvenile fiction
- Children's poetry, American
- Children's stories, American
- Cleanliness -- Juvenile fiction
- Counting -- Juvenile fiction
- Ducks -- Juvenile fiction
- Evolution (biology) -- Juvenile fiction
- Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction
- Fossils -- Juvenile fiction
- Grandmothers -- Juvenile fiction
- Picture books
- Spring -- Juvenile fiction
- Stories in rhyme
- Volcanoes -- Juvenile fiction
- Lisa Westberg Peters Papers, 1981-2009
- Larry Peterson
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- May 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
- February 2021: New accrual added to the collection and description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library