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Western Fiction Ephemera Collection
SC.26  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Western Fiction Ephemera Collection
    Dates: 1900-1950
    Collection Number: SC.26
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    Extent: 145 uncatalogued paperbacks and 92 periodical titles (45 linear feet).
    Repository: California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections
    Fullerton, California 92834-4150
    Abstract: Western Fiction Ephemera Collection consists of 145 uncatalogued paperbacks and 92 periodical titles pertaining to the fiction of the American West and traditional Western genres.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    The collection is open to the public.

    Preferred Citation

    Western Fiction Ephemera Collection. California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections

    Scope and Content of Collection

    One of the highlights is a long run of Street and Smith's Western Story Magazine (September 1922-January 1935). A small collection of early "Dime Novels" focusing on the mythic "Wild West" are also included.