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Children's books -- Authorship

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcsh: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Original heading: Authors of Books for Children

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

Alberta Powell Graham Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0615
Abstract A writer of biographies for children (on Columbus, Clara Barton, Lafayette and LaSalle, among others), Mrs. Graham also published more than 300 songs and Strike Up the Band! (1949), a collection of short biographies of American band musicians. Both her books and songs are represented in her papers.

Carol Gorman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0612
Abstract Author of books for young adults and teacher. Preliminary drafts of her writings.

Caroline Mabry Christie Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0750
Abstract Holdings are the manuscript of Silver Heels, a book for children. Iowa Authors Mss.

Carroll Lane Fenton and Mildred Adams Fenton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0602
Scope and Contents A geologist by training and a member of several university faculties, Carroll Fenton published a large number of books on scientific topics for children, most of them with his own illustrations and many co-authored with his wife.

Cornelia Meigs Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0658
Abstract Children's author and Iowa's first Newbery Award winner. This collection consists of a manuscript and various clippings. Iowa Author Mss.

Eleanor Pownall Simmons Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: msc0698
Abstract Printmaker and artist, Simmons wrote and illustrated a number of books for children.

Frances Lynch McGuire Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0652
Scope and Contents Wagon to a Star, a collection of stories about life on an Adair County farm in the 1870s.

Gladys Denny Shultz Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0692
Abstract Editor with Better Homes and Gardens and The Ladies' Home Journal and author of biographies. Typescript of her Jenny Lind (1962).

Henry Gregor Felsen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0601
Abstract Novelist, story writer and author of children's books, including Hot Rod, a best-seller for 30 years. Correspondence and literary manuscripts.

James B. Wallace Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0483
Abstract Notebooks of a collector of children's books, artwork, and other items by children's author Marguerite de Angeli.