Lucy Thomas Blickensderfer papers, 1945-1952

Overview of the Collection

Blickensderfer, Lucy Thomas, 1921-1965.
Lucy Thomas Blickensderfer papers
1945-1952 (inclusive)
.9 cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection Number
American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming
American Heritage Center
University of Wyoming
1000 E. University Ave.
Dept. 3924
Laramie, WY
Telephone: 3077663756
Access Restrictions
Access Restrictions

There are no access restrictions on the materials for research purposes, and the collection is open to the public.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Blickensderfer was a writer of children's short stories from Denver, Colorado. Her stories were mainly published in comic books for boys.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection includes Blickensderfer's manuscripts for short stories and the comic books in which they appeared (1951-1952), galley proofs, a small amount of related correspondence, and an engagement diary (1945-1949).

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Copyright Information

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Preferred Citation

Preferred Citation

Item Description, Box Number, Folder Number, Collection Name, Collection Number, American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Related Materials

Related Materials

There are no known other archival collections created by Lucy Thomas Blickensderfer at the date of processing.

Acquisition Information

Acquisition Information

Processing Note

Processing Information

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Subordinate Component # 1Return to Top

The American Heritage Center is in the process of converting its older container lists to a more accessible format. This link is to an older version of a container list.


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Children's literature, American.
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Short stories, American.

Form or Genre Terms

  • Diaries.


  • Authors.