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Augusta Stevenson manuscript, circa 1955

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Author

Finding aid prepared by Amanda M. Reeve

Title

Augusta Stevenson manuscript

Date

circa 1955

Repository

University of Kentucky Special Collections

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to researchers by appointment.

Preferred Citation Note

56M308 : [identification of item], Augusta Stevenson manuscript, circa 1955, University of Kentucky Special Collections.

Extent

0.23 Cubic feet

1 box

Abstract

The Augusta Stevenson manuscript (dated circa 1955; 0.23 cubic feet; 1 box) comprises a manuscript for Stevenson's children's book Tecumseh, Shawnee Boy.

Biography/History

Children's author and teacher, Augusta Stevenson (1869-1976) wrote over 400 books. She is well known for the series Childhood of Famous Americans and Children's Classics in Dramatic Form. She began teaching in Indianapolis Public schools in 1908.

Scope and Content

The Augusta Stevenson manuscript (dated circa 1955; 0.23 cubic feet; 1 box) comprises a manuscript for Stevenson's children's book Tecumseh, Shawnee Boy. The manuscript has annotations and edits in several different hands.

Subjects

  • Manuscripts.
  • Stevenson, Augusta
  • Authors, American--Kentucky.
  • Children's literature, American.
  • Native American.

User Restrictions

Property rights reside with the University of Kentucky. The University of Kentucky holds the copyright for materials created in the course of business by University of Kentucky employees. Copyright for all other materials has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. For information about permission to reproduce or publish, please contact Special Collections.

Collection Inventory

Tecumseh, Shawnee Boy manuscript, circa 1955
[Box: 1, Folder: 3]

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