Jacqueline Steffan papers, 1955-1968 PDF
- Steffan, Jacqueline, 1907-
- Jacqueline Steffan papers
- 1955-1968 (inclusive)19551968
- 2.0 linear feet, (2 containers)
- Collection Number
- Ax 293
- Alice Jacqueline Kennedy Steffan (1907- ) was an author of books for children who published under the pseudonym Jack Steffan. The collection includes correspondence with publishers, manuscripts and other material related to eight books, including The Long Fellow.
- University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
- Access Restrictions
Collection is open to the public.
Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.
- Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Historical NoteReturn to Top
Alice Jacqueline Kennedy Steffan (1907- ) wrote historical biographies for juveniles under the pen name Jack Steffan.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
The collection contains notes and research materials, manuscripts and illustrations, and correspondence with literary agents and publishers related to eight books by Jacqueline Steffan.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
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[Identification of item], Jack Steffan Papers, Ax 293, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
ManuscriptsReturn to Top
The Bright Thread; A Novel of St. Clare of Assisi
Includes research notes, dust jacket, proofs, and a printer's copy.
Fire of Freedom: the Story of Col. Carlos Castillo Armas
Illustrations, research material and bibliography, as well as a synopsis and dust jacket.
Firm Hand on the Rein
Includes proofs and illustrations.
The Fort and the Flag
Includes research notes, drafts, etc.
The Gift of Wilderness (Your Fair Land Series)
Includes one galley proof.
The Long Fellow; the Story of the Great Irish patriot, Eamon de Valera
Includes research material, three manuscript versions and carbons, table of contents, prologue, glossary, etc.
Padre Kino and the Trail to the Pacific
Includes illustrations and proofs.
CorrespondenceReturn to Top
Subseries A: Correspondence with literary agent
McIntosh and Otis, Inc
Sauer and Dorothy Markinko
|May 1957-December 1963|
Subseries B: Correspondence with publishers
John Day Co., Richard Walsh, Jr. and Erick Berry
|May 1956-November 1964|
Hawthorne Books, Inc
|February 1961-January 1965|
P. J. Kennedy and Sons
|February 1958-September 1964|
|September 1963-August 1966|
Subseries C: Miscellaneous correspondences
Letters concerning trip to Ireland
Letters concerning trip to Pensacola, Florida
Printed MaterialReturn to Top
Book Reviews, publicity
Addenda I: ManuscriptsReturn to Top
The Long Fellow
Mystery on Eleventh Avenue
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Subject Terms :
- Publishers and publishing--Correspondence
- Women authors, American--20th century
- Young adult literature, American--Authorship
- Personal Names :
- Steffan, Jacqueline, 1907---Correspondence
- Form or Genre Terms :
- Book illustrations