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Nancy Smiler Levinson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-50

Scope and Contents

The collection contains materials for four titles published between 1988 and 1997, including typescripts and page proofs. There is also a substantial amount of correspondence dealing with the publication of Clara and the Bookwagon.

Dates

  • 1984 - 1997

Creator

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 Sketch

Nancy Smiler Levinson was born November 5, 1938 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She attended the University of Minnesota, B.A., 1960. Ms. Levinson worked as a reporter, researcher, and editor for various newspapers, magazines, and publishers before becoming a free-lance writer in 1975. She published her first work, Cindersara, in 1980.

Extent

1.25 Cubic Feet (1 record carton)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Nancy Smiler Levinson's papers focus on the process, revision, and publication of four of her books for children.

Arrangement

Collection arranged alphabetically by title.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Nancy Smiler Levinson

Title
Nancy Smiler Levinson Papers, 1984-1997
Status
Completed
Author
David E. Byer
Date
2005
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