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Charles Payzant Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1343

Scope and Contents

The collection consists only of illustrative material for a book written by Payzant's wife, Terry Shannon (born Jessie Mercer).

Dates

  • 1963

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

In the early 1950s, Charles Payzant wrote a book called Moko, the Circus Monkey. His wife, Terry Shannon, became a writer of children's books in 1952, and he was her illustrator. The books they collaborated on were mostly nonfiction and were designed for the seven-to-twelve age group. Something About the Author, Vol. 21, p. 147-148 and Vol. 18, p. 239-240

Extent

000 Linear Feet

Abstract

The collection consists of illustrative material for a book written by his wife, Terry Shannon.

Physical Location

See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations

Accession Information:

No information available.

Gift of: Payzant, Charles
Title
Charles Payzant Collection
Author
Larry Peterson, December 2004
Date
12/7/2004
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