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Guide to Merrill Joan Gerber's Stop here, my friend : Papers, ca. 1965
Special Collections M0134  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Merrill Joan Gerber's Stop here, my friend : Papers,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1965
    Collection number: Special Collections M0134
    Creator: Gerber, Merrill Joan
    Extent: .25 linear ft.
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.


    Gift of Merrill Joan Gerber and Wallace Stegner, 1965

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    [Identification of item], Merrill Joan Gerber's Stop here, my friend : Papers, M0134, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.


    Merrill Joan Gerber, born 15 March 1938 in Brooklyn, New York, received her B.A. from University of Florida in 1959. In 1962 Gerber received a creative writing fellowship from Stanford University. Many of Gerber's short stories have been published in magazines.

    Scope and Content

    Summary: Author's typescript copy of STOP HERE, MY FRIEND, a collection of short stories with manuscript corrections and editing. Several of the stories are printed (clipped from magazines). Two galley proofs, one corrected and one final.