Marjorie Weinman Sharmat collection
Collection Scope and Content
Includes correspondence with Dorothy Healy, promotional materials, Westbrook College Alumni News, clippings and Tower Award speech.
- Sharmat, Marjorie Weinman (Person)
Collection is open for research.
For permission to reproduce or publish, please contact the Curator of the Maine Women Writers Collection.
Marjorie Sharmat was born in Portland, Maine in 1928. She graduated from Westbrook Junior College in 1948. She wrote well over 100 books for children and young adults, including the Nate the Great series.
Language of Materials
This collection is organized as a single series. Arranged by subject.
- Children's literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Clippings Subject Source: TGM II, Genre and physical characteristic terms
- Correspondence Subject Source: TGM II, Genre and physical characteristic terms
- Portland (Me.) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Promotional materials Subject Source: Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms
- Sharmat, Marjorie Weinman
- Guide to the Marjorie Weinman Sharmat collection, 1967-1985
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description