Papers of Judith and Neil Morgan for the production of
Dr. Seuss & Mr. Geisel (1995), the first published biography written about Ted Geisel. Materials in the collection include extensive research files
beginning with Ted Geisel's childhood through the incorporation of Seuss Enterprises, audio cassette interviews with Geisel's
friends, family, and colleagues, typescripts drafts, and proof copies. Also included is a complete manuscript draft of Edward
Connery Lathem's unpublished biography for Ted Geisel.
California journalists Judith and Neil Morgan have written articles together for
National Geographic and other magazines. They began researching and writing
Dr. Seuss & Mr. Geisel in the early 1990s, having been close friends with Ted Geisel for over thirty years.
4.2 Linear feet
(8 archives boxes and 3 card file boxes)
Publication rights are held by the creator of the collection.
THIS COLLECTION IS RESTRICTED UNTIL 2020.