P. L. Travers Correspondence
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Collection Creator: Shepard, Mary, 1909-2000 and Travers, P. L., (Pamela Lyndon),
Dates: Mostly 1978-1989.
Dates: 1965 September 12-1995 August 20.
Located In: Box 1, Folders 4-6
Extent: 112.0 items
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Letters to P. L. Travers spanning May 20, 1979-September 4, 1991. Most
are from her agent, Harriet Wasserman, and from various publishers,
including Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Topics of interest include: Mary
Poppins banned from San Francisco Public Library (see previous series),
subsequent revisions to Mary Poppins, television rights to Mary Poppins,
possible stage productions of Mary Poppins, royalties, family wills, and
distribution of P. L. Travers's papers after her death.
P. L. Travers Correspondence; 1965 September 12-1995 August 20 (mostly 1978-1989); Mary Shepard and P. L. Travers Archive, Box 1, Folders 4-6; , Princeton University Library.