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James Kruss Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-2257

Scope and Contents

Contains typescripts, proofs, and sketches for titles by James Krüss. The collection also contains some materials translated by Edelgard von Heydekampf Brühl.

Dates

  • 1968, undated

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

James Krüss was born in Heligoland, Germany in 1926. He was a writer, illustrator, and translator, and was awarded the Hans Christian Andersen Medal in 1968. He died in 1997.

Extent

.4 Cubic Feet (1 hollinger box)

Language of Materials

English

German

Abstract

Contains production material for German and English works by James Krüss.

Arrangement

Finding Aid arranged alphabetically by title.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of James Krüss

Related Materials

Materials related to the translated edition of Letters to Pauline available in the Edelgard von Heydekampf Brühl papers.
Title
James Kruss Papers, 1968, undated
Status
Completed
Author
Caitlin Marineau
Date
May 2017
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

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Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library