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Alex Flinn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-827

Scope and Contents

The collection contains typescripts, proofs, and some correspondence related to Breaking Point and Breathing Underwater, two young adult novels written by Alex Flinn.

Dates

  • 2001 - 2002

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 / Historical

Alex Flinn is a young adult novelist who was born in Long Island, New York. She graduated from the University of Miami, and earned a law degree from Southestern University. She practiced law before beginning her writing career. Her first novel, Breathing Underwater, was published in 2001.

Extent

.8 Cubic Feet (2 hollinger boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Alex Flinn's papers typescripts and proofs for two young adult novels written by Flinn.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Alex Flinn.

Title
Alex Flinn Papers, 2001-2002
Status
Completed
Author
Lois Steer
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • May 2018: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau

Collecting Area Details

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Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library