Mary Poppins banned from San Francisco library
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Collection Creator: Shepard, Mary, 1909-2000 and Travers, P. L., (Pamela Lyndon),
Dates: 1980 October 13-1980 December 14.
Extent: 7.0 items
This collection is stored offsite. Please consult with the Department of Rare
Books and Special Collections about having the collection recalled to Firestone
Library for your use. This process normally requires 48-72 hours notice.
The collection is open for research.
Newspaper clippings and correspondence related to the San Francisco
Public Library's decision to ban Mary Poppins due to its "derogatory"
treatment of minorities. Also some items relating to Travers's book "Two
Pairs of Shoes".
Mary Poppins banned from San Francisco library; 1980 October 13-1980 December 14; Mary Shepard and P. L. Travers Archive, , Princeton University Library.
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