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Joan Hanson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-904

Scope and Contents

The collection contains pencil illustrations, ink illustrations, galley proofs, studies, layouts, etc. for seven children's books.

Dates

  • 1971-1977

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access and Use:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.

Copyright:

This collection is 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.

Biographical Sketch

Joan Hanson was born June 25, 1938, in Appleton, WI, daughter of Jack Ray and Jeanne (Glennon) Benton. In 1961 she married Dale Hanson, a banker) and had two children, Tucker and Timmy. She received a B.A. from Carleton College in 1960. In the 60s, she worked as a lab technician in New England and as a cancer research laboratory technician at the University of Minnesota. Her first children's book was published in 1970.

Source: Something About the Author. Gale Group, 1978.

Extent

000 Linear Feet

Abstract

The collection contains pencil illustrations, ink illustrations, galley proofs, studies, layouts, etc. for seven children's books.

Physical Location

See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations

Accession Information:

Joan Hanson donated papers and manuscripts between 1971 and 1978.

Gift of: Hanson, Joan

Creator

Title
Joan Hanson Papers
Author
Felicity Hanson
Date
06/25/2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is in English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library