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Marsha Qualey Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1787

Scope and Contents

The collection contains typescripts, correspondence, proofs, notes, and research for nine young adult novels written by Marsha Qualey and published in the 1990s and early 2000s.

Dates

  • 1984 - 2004

Creator

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

Author Marsha Qualey was born in Austin, MN, on May 27, 1953. She attended Macalester College in St. Paul, MN for one year and received a B. A. from the University of Minnesota. Her books for young adult readers often take place in Minnesota and frequently feature intergenerational conflict. She lives in Plymouth, Minnesota.

Biographical Source:

"Marsha Qualey (1953-). "Something About the Author. Vol. 124. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2002.

Extent

4.15 Cubic Feet (4 boxes [3 record cartons and 1 hollinger box])

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains typescripts and related production material for young adult novels written by author Marsha Qualey.

Arrangement

Collection guide is arranged alphabetically by published title.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Marsha Qualey.
Title
Marsha Qualey Papers, 1984-2004
Status
Completed
Author
Larry Peterson, April 2005
Date
2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Revision Statements

  • September 2018: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library