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Collection Stephen Tall papers
Call Number Coll036
Creator Tall, Stephen;
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Date circa 1976-1980
Description 1 box (.5 linear feet)
Scope & Content Papers of science fiction author Stephen Tall. Materials relate to the publishing industry and consist of typescript and galley proofs, including "Ramsgate Paradox" and "The People Beyond the Wall."
Language English (eng)
Admin/Biographical History Stephen Tall was the pen name of Compton Crook, a biology professor at Towson University. From donor letter: "He wrote many science-fiction short stories...The Baltimore Science-Fiction Society had a close relationship with [Compton Crook] and after his death, began giving the Compton Crook/Stephen Tall award each year for the best first novel."
Access Conditions No restrictions.
Copyrights Copyright maintained by creator's wife, Beverly Crook.
Citation Stephen Tall papers, Collection 36, Special Collections, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD).
Processing Information Collection unprocessed.
Archivist Loeper, Lindsey
Format manuscripts (document genre)
Other Creators Crook, Compton;
People Tall, Stephen;
Crook, Compton;
Subjects Science fiction, American -- 20th century;
Tall, Stephen -- Archives;
Crook, Compton -- Archives;
Search Terms Rosenfeld Collection
Year Range from 1976
Year Range to 1980