Frederick B. Shroyer Manuscripts

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California State University, Los Angeles
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Los Angeles, California 90032-8300

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


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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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