Contents and Arrangement

General Correpondence, pt. 1, 1971-October 1973

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Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains primarily correspondence, both personal and professional, with/regarding the following individuals: Lucy Boston, Margaret Clark (The Bodley Head), Peter Boston, Elizabeth Vellacott, and Elling Aannestad. Specific professional topics discussed include Boston's decision to move from Faber to Bodley Head, her transition between the two publishing houses, McElderry's transition from Harcourt to Atheneum, and Boston's work on her memoirs. Specific personal topics discussed include Boston's birthday presents and celebration, work on Peter Boston's house, and Watergate.

Arrangement note

Chronological order. Pt. 1 contains correspondence from 1971 to 1977.

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General Correpondence, pt. 1; Margaret K. McElderry Papers, COTSEN4, Cotsen Children's Library, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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