de Grummond Collection

McCain Library and Archives
USM Libraries
The University of Southern Mississippi


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Collection Volume
.30 cu.ft. (1 box)

Biographical Sketch | Scope & Content | Related Collections | Series & Subseries | Box Inventory

Material was donated by Bette Killion in 1990, 1992, and 1998.

Noncirculating ; available for research.

The collection is protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U. S. Code). Reproductions can be made only if they are to be used for "private study, scholarship, or research." It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials, other than that noted above.

Biographical Sketch
Bette Killion was born in Center Point, Indiana. She has six children and numerous grandchildren who provide inspiration for her writings. She has published numerous stories for young readers, and The Same Wind was her first book for children. She lives in Reelsville, Indiana where she is a librarian.


Scope and Content
The collection contains edited galleys, jacket text, and layout instructions for the printer for two books. The Same Wind answers a young girl s question about the range of the wind. The Apartment House Tree tells about several small animals and insects that live in a large tree.

Series and Subseries

A. Books (1989-1993)