Patricia Evans Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC651

Scope and Contents

Manuscript copies and corrected galley proofs for book Rimbles by Evans, a collection of children's rhymes for games such as jump rope, hopscotch, etc.,Also included are five books on these individual games which were the basis for Rimbles.

Dates

  • 1955-1961

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Biographical Note

Nevada author of children's books.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (5 volumes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Manuscript copies and corrected galley proofs for book Rimbles by Evans, a collection of children's rhymes for games such as jump rope, hopscotch, etc.,Also included are five books on these individual games which were the basis for Rimbles.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers donated from Patricia Healy Evans Carpenter, Reno, Nevada.

Bibliographic References

Evans, Patricia Healy. Rimbles; a book of children's classic games, rhymes, songs, and sayings. Garden City, N. Y., Doubleday, 1961.

Title
Patricia Evans Papers
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

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