Louise Seaman Bechtel Fellowship

About the Louise Seaman Bechtel Fellowship
The Louise Seaman Bechtel Fellowship is designed to allow qualified children's librarians to spend a month or more reading and studying at the Baldwin Library of the George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville. The Baldwin Library contains a special collection of 85,000 volumes of children's literature published mostly before 1950.

Administered by:

Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) logo

1997 Recipient(s)

Kathy East

"Books Children would have Read in the 1880's", project done in preparation for establishing a one room 1880's school house for local children to visit.