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Siddie Joe Johnson Collection

Identifier: MS 169

Scope and Contents

The collection includes mostly drafts of her poems and children's books. Also included are correspondence, photographs, news clippings, notes, and miscellaneous poetry publications.


  • 1930-1950
  • 1967-1974

Conditions Governing Use

The collection is open for research.

Biographical / Historical

Siddie Joe Johnson was a longtime resident of Dallas and author of several children's books and books of poetry. She was the Children's Librarian at the Dallas Public Library for many years. Please see donor file for more information.


2 Linear feet

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged alphabetically by subject.

Physical Location

Vault: EE2

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was willed to TCU by Siddie Joe Johnson upon her death in 1977. The boxes were in her garage until they were discovered at her friend and co-worker Laurie Dudley's garage in 2003. See the donor file for more information.
Guide to the Records of the Siddie Joe Johnson Collection
Lisa Pena
February, 2016
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Mary Couts Burnett Library Repository

TCU Box 298400
2800 S. University Drive
Fort Worth, Texas 76129-0001
Fort Worth Texas 76129
(817) 257-4566
(817) 257-7282 (Fax)