Hillel Halkin Collection
Scope and Contents
The collection contains a corrected typescript and proofs for the book The Lady with the Hat, originally published in Hebrew by Uri Orlev and receipient of the 1996 Batchelder Award for a translated work.
- Creation: 1994 - 1995
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
Hillel Halkin is an American-born Israeli writer and translator. He was born in New York City in 1940 and studied at Columbia University. He moved to Israel in 1970. Halkin has written in various genres, including biography, fiction, and travel literature, and is also well known for his translations of Hebrew literature into English.
Language of Materials
The collection contains a typescript and proofs for one book translated by Hillel Halkin.
- Hillel Halkin Collection, 1994-1995
- Felicity Hanson
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- June 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