Philip MacDonald Collection

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California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections
800 N State College Blvd.
Pollak Library South, Room 352
Fullerton, California 92834-4150
(657) 278-4751
uasc@fullerton.libanswers.com
http://www.library.fullerton.edu/
2017


Descriptive Summary

Title: Philip MacDonald Collection
Dates: ca 1929-1962
Collection Number: SC.71
Creator/Collector: MacDonald, Philip Fleming, Oliver Lawless, Anthony Porlock, Martin Stuart, W. J.
Extent: 61 volumes and 3 boxes (18 linear ft)
Repository: California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections
Fullerton, California 92834-4150
Abstract: The Philip McDonald Collection pertains to the career of British author and mystery writer, Philip McDonald, 1900-1980.
Language of Material: English

Access

The collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

Philip MacDonald Collection. California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections

Biography/Administrative History

Begun in 1975 as an outgrowth of two oral history taped interview with Mr. MacDonald who gave us copies of most of his publications.

Scope and Content of Collection

The Philip McDonald Collection consists of 61 volumes and 3 boxes pertaining to the career of British Author Philip McDonald who wrote mysteries and scripts in the "thriller" sub-genre.

Indexing Terms

Mystery and detective stories.