Elizabeth Marie Pope Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains a corrected typescript and proof for the Newbery Honor book The Perilous Gard, by Elizabeth Marie Pope.
- 1973-1975, undated
- Pope, Elizabeth Marie, 1917-1992 (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
Elizabeth Marie Pope was born May 1, 1917 in Washington D.C. She received an A.B. Degree from Bryn Mawr College in 1940 and a Ph.D. from John Hopkins University in 1944. She was a professor of English and the subjects of her books are in some way connected to history and are celebration of the power of intelligence. She died in 1992.
"Elizabeth Marie Pope (1917-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 38. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1985.
Language of Materials
The collection contains written material related to one published young adult novel by Elizabeth Marie Pope.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Mary Pope Cheney (sister of Elizabeth Marie Pope).
- Authors, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Druids and Druidism -- Juvenile fiction Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Young adult fiction, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Young adult literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Cheney, Mary Pope (Donor, Person)
- Elizabeth Marie Pope Papers, 1973-1975, undated
- 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
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
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