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Collection Title: Hester Bass Papers

Collection Number: DG1311

Accession Number: 2012-087

Inclusive Dates: 2007-2012

Volume: .60 cubic ft.

Given By : Hester Bass

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

So Many Houses by Hester Bass, illustrations by Alik Arzoumanian; Scholastic, 2007.


The Secret World of Walter Anderson by Hester Bass, illustrated by E.B. Lewis; Candlewick, 2009.

Book publicity/articles
Exhibit publicity/articles
Research [including photographs]
Awards & accolades
Fan mail
Publisher correspondence
Jacket text w/corrections
Typescript [4 versions]
Uncorrected galley
First proof page sample
Book jacket
Early book dummy
2nd book dummy
Storyboard/thumbnail dummy [3 versions?]
Dummy pages w/sketches [3 versions]


Biographical information/author publicity

Materials re: author appearances/school visits, 2007-2012

Information/research re: E. B. Lewis

Created by: Danielle L. Bishop
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Revised: May 11, 2015