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Bloom-Slayton Correspondence Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2000-0091

Scope and Content

The collection contains the initial letter from Slayton to Bloom and Bloom's response. Also included is a photocopy of the cover of Yonder and one letter from John Atwater to Roger Crossgrove conveying the Bloom-Slayton correspondence.

Dates

  • 1988-1992

Access

The collection is open and available for research.

Restrictions on Use

Permission to publish from these Papers must be obtained in writing from both the University of Connecticut Libraries and the owner(s) of the copyright.

Biography

Lloyd Bloom was born in New York City in 1947. He graduated from Hunter College (1972) and received his M.F.A. degree from Indiana University at Bloomington (1975). He also studied at the Art Students League and at the New York Studio School.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Lloyd Bloom was born in New York City, graduated from Hunter College (1972) and received his M.F.A. degree from Indiana University at Bloomington (1975). The collection contains the initial letter from Slayton to Bloom and Bloom's response.

Arrangement

Materials are arranged chronologically. Boxed with Carroll and C. Fisher Collections.

Acquisition Information

Materials were given by John Atwater to Roger Crossgrove. Mr. Crossgrove, in turn, donated them to Archives & Special Collections in September 2000.

Related Material

Archives & Special Collections has a substantial collection of materials pertaining to children's literature and associated artwork. For detailed information on these collections please contact the curator or ask at the Reading Room desk.

Title
Bloom-Slayton Correspondence Collection
Status
Published
Author
Archives & Special Collections staff
Date
2004 April
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, University of Connecticut Library Repository

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