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Russell Hoban Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1314

Scope and Contents

Collection includes transcripts for five titles and a photocopied dummy for one, among other miscellaneous materials.

Dates

  • 1964-1970

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

Russell Hoban was born in Lansdale, PA in 1925. He has written and illustrated two non-fiction children's books and has written nine novels and over 60 children's books. Sensitively and humourously portraying familiar family situations, Hoban may be best known for his series of books about Frances, the badger, and her family.

Extent

000 Linear Feet

Abstract

Collection includes transcripts for five titles and a photocopied dummy for one, among other miscellaneous materials.

Physical Location

See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was donated by the author between 1961-1963 and 1971-1972.

Gift of: Hoban, Russell
Title
Russell Hoban Collection
Author
Elizabeth Langley
Date
11/18/04
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