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Dori Chaconas Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-2193

Scope and Contents

The Chaconas Papers include correspondence, typescripts, page proofs, dummy photocopies, and sketch photocopies for children's books written by Chaconas.

Dates

  • 2000 - 2015

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

Dori Chaconas was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1938. From a young age she's been a storyteller and entertainer for her sibilings. She has published many picture books and stories in children's magazines. Her stories revolve around family life.

Extent

2 Linear Feet (1 record carton, 1 flat box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Dori Chaconas Papers contain production material related to children's books by Chaconas.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by title

Acquisition Information

Gift of Dori Chaconas.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Dori Chaconas
Title
Dori Chaconas Papers, 2000-2015
Status
Completed
Author
CLRC staff
Date
October 2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • June 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library