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Guide to the Richard H. Robinson Papers MS.L.014
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  • Title: Richard H. Robinson papers
    Collection Number: MS-L013
    Contributing Institution: Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
    Irvine, California 92623-9557
    Languages: The collection is in English.
    Physical Description: 0.8 Linear feet (2 boxes and 1 oversize file)
    Date (bulk): Bulk, 1978-1984
    Date (inclusive): 1960-1984
    Abstract: This collection contains the published articles, literary manuscripts and other papers of Orange County, California writer Richard H. Robinson. Included are manuscripts of his short stories and screen plays; newspaper and magazines articles; and cartoons dating from the 1960s to 1984. Also included is infomation about his book written with Virgil Partch (Vip), Relations in Strange Locations
    Creator: Robinson, Richard H. (Richard Hall), 1927-


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    Richard H. Robinson Papers. MS-L014. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Joy Mature, 1985.

    Processing History

    Processed by Carole McEwan and others.


    Richard H. Robinson was an author who lived and worked in Orange County, California in the late 20th century.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    This collection contains the unpublished literary manuscripts of short stories, plays and television scripts and other witings of writer Richard H. Robinson. Included are clippings of his published articles and colums from prominent Orange County, California periodicals. Also included are publicity materials from his book with cartoonist Virgil Partch, Relations in Strange Locations (1978). There is also a letter from John F. Kennedy (1960) regarding a gift that Richard H. Robinson sent him.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Robinson, Richard H. (Richard Hall), 1927- --Archives.
    American fiction -- 20th century -- Sources
    Journalists--California--Orange County--20th century--Sources