Fred Patten collection on Science Fiction and Animation

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University of California
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Fred Patten collection on Science Fiction and Animation
Date (inclusive): circa 1960-2012
Collection Number: MS 250
Creator: Patten, Fred, 1940-
Extent: 74.25 linear feet
Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Abstract: This collection contains materials created and collected by Fred Patten, best known for his involvement in the Science Fiction fan community and work as an historian in the Anime, Manga, and Furry fandoms. The primary focus of this collection is on Science Fiction, Animation, Anime, Manga, Furry fandom, and related genres. Materials include fliers, posters, programs, progress reports, press clippings, audio/video recordings, toys, clothing, and other material.
Languages: The collection is primarily in English, contains some material in other languages.

Access

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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[identification of item], [date if possible]. Fred Patten collection on Science Fiction and Animation (MS 250). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Collection Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials created and collected by Fred Patten, best known for his involvement in the Science Fiction fan community and work as an historian in the Anime, Manga, and Furry fandoms. The primary focus of this collection is on Science Fiction, Animation, Anime, Manga, Furry fandom, and related genres. Materials include fliers, posters, programs, progress reports, press clippings, audio/video recordings, toys, clothing, and other material.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Patten, Fred, 1940-
Fantasy
Science fiction
Science fiction fans

Genres and Forms of Materials

Fliers (printed matter)
Posters
Programs