Helen Plotz Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains typescripts and proofs for two poetry collections compiled by Helen Plotz, published in 1967 and 1976.
- 1967-circa 1976
- Plotz, Helen (Editor of compilation, Person)
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
Helen Ratnoff Plotz was born March 20, 1913 in New York City, NY. She married Milton Plotz on September 4, 1933. Ms. Plotz received an A.B. Degree in 1933 from Vassar College. She was a compiler and editor of books for young people, and a contributor of articles to magazines. She died in 2000.
"Helen (Ratnoff) Plotz (1913-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 38. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1985.
Language of Materials
Helen Plotz's papers include publication materials for two poetry collections compiled by Helen Plotz.
- Helen Plotz Papers, 1967-circa 1976
- Lois Steer
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- May 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
Collecting Area Details
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