Mary Hershey Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains a corrected typescript and corrected page proof for the middle grade children's book 10 Lucky Things That Have Happened to Me Since I Nearly Got Hit by Lightning, written by Mary Hershey.
- Creation: 2007, undated
- Hershey, Mary (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.
Mary Hershey was born in California as the daughter of a high school teacher, and earned her M.A. in counseling and guidance. She has worked as a teen model, social worker, administrator for medical clinics, and has since written a number of books for young adults. Hershey currently lives in Santa Barbara, California.
Information sourced from: "Mary Hershey." Something About the Author. Vol. 173. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2007.
Language of Materials
This collection consists of production material for one book written by Mary Hershey.
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Genre / Form
- Mary Hershey Papers, 2007, undated
- CLRC Staff
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- December 2016: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
- June 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
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