Speare, Elizabeth George (1908-1994)

The Elizabeth George Speare collection consists of manuscripts, correspondence, and photographs.

Manuscripts by Speare in the collection include Calico Captive (Houghton Mifflin, 1957); The Witch of Blackbird Pond (Houghton Mifflin, 1958); The Bronze Bow (Houghton Mifflin, 1961); Life in Colonial America (Houghton Mifflin, 1963); and The Ice Glen (Houghton Mifflin, 1967).

Correspondence in the collection consists of five letters to Speare from her publishers, Houghton Mifflin (1957-1966).

Photographs in the collection consist of three prints of Speare with family members and officials at the 1959 Newbery Caldecott Award Dinner.

Notable Figures
1. Speare, Elizabeth George
Associated Subjects
1. Women's Studies Collections -- Children's Literature Subject Guide
2. Children's Literature Subject Guide
3. Helen Deutsch Research Section
4. Children's literature, American, 20th century
5. Women authors, American
6. American literature--20th century
7. Photographs