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Tillie S. Pine Papers

Identifier: CLRC-1750

Scope and Contents

The collection contains notes, typescript, proofs, and correspondence related to the book The Indians Knew, written by Tillie S. Pine.


  • Creation: 1956-1973, undated


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

Tillie Schloss Pine was born March 4, 1896 in Poland. She came to United States in 1905 and became a naturalized citizen in 1913. She married Nathan Pine in 1924. Pine attended New York Training School for Teachers. In addition to writing for juveniles, her career included teaching, consulting, and director of a day camp. Tillie S. Pine died in 1999.

Biographical Source:

"Tillie S(chloss) Pine (1897-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 13. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1978.


1 folder

Language of Materials



Collection contains production material for one children's book by Tillie S. Pine.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Tillie S. Pine.

Tillie S. Pine Papers, 1956-1973, undated
Lois Steer
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Revision Statements

  • May 2017: 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