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Writing and Research, 1923 - 2012

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 555, Series 3, Sub-Series 2

Scope and Contents

This sub-series includes publications, manuscripts, research materials, and electronic media from May's extensive career in children's literature. Books written by, used in research, or given to/inscribed by authors are also included. Of note are research materials used for her publications on Lloyd Alexander and Howard Pyle and on Weston Woods Studios and its founder, Morton Schindel. Correspondence related to May's research can be found in series two.


  • 1923 - 2012
  • Majority of material found within 1975 - 2012

Access Information

The majority of sub-series two is open for research. Participant information from research on the Asolo Theatre Company in Box 9, Folder 4 has been restricted until 2067 due to FERPA regulations.


4.573 Cubic Feet (Five cubic foot boxes, two shoe boxes, and eight folders.)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English