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Evelyn C. Nevin papers , 1965-1977
- Nevin, Evelyn C., 1910-
- Evelyn C. Nevin papers
- 1965-1977 (inclusive)19651977
- 1.5 linear feet, (1 container) : 1 record storage boxes
- Collection Number
- Ax 817
- Evelyn Nevin Ferguson (1910- ) is an author of children's books. She wrote The Extraordinary Adventures of Chee Chee McNerney, and The River Spirit and The Mountain Demons. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, and personal memorabilia.
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1299 University of Oregon
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Historical NoteReturn to Top
Evelyn Nevin Ferguson (1910- ) is an American author of children's books. She wrote The Extraordinary Adventures of Chee Chee McNerney (1971), and The River Spirit and The Mountain Demons(1965).
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
The Evelyn C. Nevin Papers comprise literary manuscripts of two children's books, The Extraordinary Adventures of Chee Chee McNerney (1971) and The River Spirit and The Mountain Demons (1965), as well as several short stories and poems, by American author Evelyn C. Nevin, now Evelyn Ferguson. Collection also includes three folders of related correspondence with publishers and others, as well as two folders of book reviews, news clippings, and memorabilia.
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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Adventure stories, American--Authorship
- Children's literature, American--Authorship
- Women authors, American--20th century
- Nevin, Evelyn C., 1920-
- Alaska--Juvenile fiction