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Jean Fritz papers, 1967-1969

Overview of the Collection

Fritz. Jeanm Guttery, 1915-
Jean Fritz papers
1967-1969 (inclusive)
1.5 linear feet, (2 containers)
Collection Number
Ax 664
Jean Fritz (1915 - ) became an author of children's historical fiction and won many awards. The collection contains manuscripts and correspondence.
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Additional Reference Guides

Paper finding aid with additional information is available in Special Collections & University Archives.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Jean Fritz (1915 - ) was born in China to missionary parents, Arthur and Myrtle Guttery. She became a children's author. Fritz wrote juvenile historical fiction and won many awards. Her works include Early Thunder and George Washington's Breakfast.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Archival material may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal and/or state right to privacy laws and other regulations.

Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g. a cause of action for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Oregon assumes no responsibility.

If a researcher finds sensitive personal information in a collection, please bring it to the attention of the reading room staff.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Jean Fritz papers, Ax 664, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top