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Finding Aid for the Judy Van der Veer Papers, 1928
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Judy Van der Veer Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1928
    Collection number: 701
    Creator: Van der Veer, Judy
    Extent: 3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: Judy Van der Veer (1912-1982) was a author that contributed stories, articles and poems to magazines, and published books. The collection consists of Van der Veer's manuscripts, notebooks, diaries and correspondence. Manuscripts include A few happy ones, November grass, The river pasture, and Brown hills. There are also poems, plays, and stories, mostly written at an early age.
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Additional Physical Form Available

    A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
    • Public Services Division
    • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
    • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
    • Box 951575
    • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
    • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
    • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Judy Van der Veer, 1949.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Judy Van der Veer Papers (Collection 701). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Biography

    Van der Veer was born on October 17, 1912 in Oil City, Pennsylvania; grew up in San Diego; contributed stories, articles, and poems to magazines; published books include River pasture (1936), Brown hills (1938), November grass (1940), A few happy ones (1943), My valley in the sky (1959), Hold the rein free (1966), Wallace the wandering pig (1967), Higher than the arrow (1969), To the rescue (1969), The gray mare's colts (1971), and Long trail for Francisco (1974); she died on November 22, 1982 in Ramona, California.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of manuscripts, notebooks and diaries, and correspondence of author Judy Van der Veer. Manuscripts include A few happy ones, November grass, The river pasture, and Brown hills. Correspondents include Lawrence Clark Powell and Hewitt H. Howland, and miscellaneous manuscripts include poems, plays, and stories, mostly written at an early age.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    1. A few happy ones (Box 1).
    2. November grass (Boxes 1-2).
    3. The river pasture, Brown hills (Box 2).
    4. Miscellaneous manuscripts, notebooks and diaries, and correspondence (Box 3).

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Van der Veer, Judy--Archives.
    Authors, American--Archives.
    Manuscripts for publication.