Irmengarde Eberle Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains typescripts, correspondence, and proofs related to two non-fiction children's books written by Irmengarde Eberle: Beavers Live Here and Moose Live Here.
- 1969 - 1970
- Eberle, Irmengarde, 1898-1979 (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
Author Irmengarde Eberle was born November 11, 1898 in San Antonio, TX. She died February 27, 1979. Before becoming a writer Eberle worked as a fabric designer and editor. She wrote both fiction and nonfiction works for children and young adults.
"Irmengarde Eberle (1898-1979)." Something About the Author. Vol. 23. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1981.
Language of Materials
Irmengarde Eberle's papers focus on her work as an author of children's books. The collection contains production material for two non-fiction published titles.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Irmengarde Eberle.
- Authors, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Beavers -- Juvenile literature Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Moose -- Juvenile literature Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Irmengarde Eberle Papers, 1969-1970
- Larry Peterson
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- August 2018: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
Collecting Area Details
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