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Frederick B. Shroyer Manuscripts
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Frederick B. Shroyer Manuscripts
    Dates: 1957
    Collection Number: 2015.003
    Creator/Collector: Frederick B. Shroyer
    Extent: 2.5 cubic feet
    Repository: California State University, Los Angeles
    Los Angeles, California 90032-8300
    Abstract: Frederick B. Shroyer (October 28, 1916 – August 26, 1983) was a CSULA Department of English faculty member for over 25 years. He also was an editor for the Los Angeles Examiner, author, literary critic, and television moderator. He authored over a dozen books including: Wall Against the Night, It Happened in Wayland, and There None Embrace.
    Language of Material: English


    Access is available by appointment for Cal State LA student and faculty researchers as well as independent researchers.

    Publication Rights

    Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

    Preferred Citation

    Frederick B. Shroyer Manuscripts. California State University, Los Angeles

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection of literary manuscripts is comprised of a galley proof and two typescript drafts of his novel, Wall Against the Night, which was published in 1957. The galley proof and typescripts include edits and corrections in pen and pencil and “cut and pasted” (stapled) sections.

    Indexing Terms

    Frederick B. Shroyer
    Wall Against the Night

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