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Harriet E. Huntington papers
MS 221  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing History
  • Collection Scope and Contents
  • Collection Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Harriet E. Huntington papers
    Date (inclusive): circa 1938-1968, undated
    Date (bulk): circa 1968
    Collection Number: MS 221
    Creator: Huntington, Harriet E.
    Extent: 5.79 linear feet (13 boxes)
    Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
    Riverside, CA 92517-5900
    Abstract: The collection consists of photographs, negatives, and drafts related to the works of children's book author Harriet E. Huntington. Huntington used her own photography in many of her books, which focused on a variety of topics including music, plants, flowers, fruits, insects, trees, reptiles, invertebrates, and the Yosemite Valley.
    Languages: The collection is in English.

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright Unknown: Some materials in these collections may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction, and/or commercial use, of some materials may be restricted by gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing agreement(s), and/or trademark rights. Distribution or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. To the extent other restrictions apply, permission for distribution or reproduction from the applicable rights holder is also required. Responsibility for obtaining permissions, and for any use rests exclusively with the user.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], [date if possible]. Harriet E. Huntington papers (MS 221). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Paul Hoppe, 1991.

    Processing History

    Processed by Serena Rodholm, 2018.
    Processing of the Harriet E. Huntington papers was completed by undergraduate students from the University of California, Riverside as part of the Special Collections & University Archives Backlog Processing Project started in 2015. This project was funded by the UCR Library and administered by Jessica Geiser, Collections Management Librarian.

    Collection Scope and Contents

    The collection consists of photographs, negatives, and drafts related to the works of children's book author Harriet E. Huntington. Huntington used her own photography in many of her books, which focused on a variety of topics including music, plants, flowers, fruits, insects, trees, reptiles, invertebrates, and the Yosemite Valley.
    The collection also includes correspondence, contracts, and notes related to Huntington's publisher, and two unpublished works written by Huntington.

    Collection Arrangement

    The collection is arranged into three series:
    • Series 1: Publishing Information, 1938-1984, undated
    • Series 2: Photographs and Drafts, circa 1968
    • Series 3: Unpublished Stories, undated

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Children's literature, American
    Nature -- Juvenile literature
    Nature photography
    Yosemite National Park (Calif.)

    Genres and Forms of Materials

    Negatives (photographs)
    Photographs
    Typescripts