Science Fiction Manuscripts 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: Science Fiction Manuscripts Collection
Dates: 20th century
Collection Number: SC.6
Creator/Collector: Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012 Dick, Philip K. Frank, Herbert Bell, Eric Temple, 1883-1960 Davidson, Avram Gaddis, Vincent H. Gerrold, David, 1944- Harrison, Harry, 1925-2012 Maddock, Larry Malzberg, Barry N. Morressy, John Rocklynne, Ross, 1913- Saberhagen, Fred, 1930-2007 Spinrad, Norman Boyd, John 1919- Van Scyoc, Sydney J. Williams, Robert Moore, 1907-1977 McNelly, Willis E. (Willis Everett), 1920-2003
Extent: 328 boxes (186 linear ft)
Repository: California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections
Fullerton, California 92834-4150
Abstract: The Science Fiction Manuscripts Collection focuses on science fiction writers of the 20th century including Ray Bradbury, Philip K. Dick and Frank Herbert. Other authors represented in the collection are Eric Temple Bell, Avram Davidson, Charles De Vet, Vincent Gaddis, David Gerrold, Harry Harrison, Alice Hoff, Larry Maddock, Barry Malzberg, John Morressy, Joe Poyer, Dr. Robert Richardson, Ross Rocklynne, Fred T. Saberhagen, Norman Spinrad, Leon T. Stover, Boyd Upchurch, Sydney Van Scyoc, Robert Moore Williams, and Willis E. McNelly.
Language of Material: English

Access

The collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

Science Fiction Manuscripts Collection. California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections

Biography/Administrative History

A collection of 20th century science fiction authors founded in 1969 by Dr. Willis McNelly of CSUF's English Department.

Scope and Content of Collection

The Science Fiction Manuscripts Collection includes original manuscripts, working papers, correspondence, first editions, critical studies and ephemera pertaining to the authors' lives and the works included in the collection.

Indexing Terms

Science fiction.

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