Delbert E. Wylder Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 94-31
Included is correspondence concerning the Western Literature Association (U.S.) and the publication of the journal, Western American literature. Major correspondents are Max Westbrook, W.H. (William Henry) Hutchinson, Frederick Manfred, James Fife, and J. Golden Taylor.

Dates

  • 1963-1985

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Extent

0.5 Cubic Feet (2 boxes)

Abstract

Delbert E. Wylder (1923-2004) was an American writer. Included is correspondence concerning the Western Literature Association (U.S.) and the publication of the journal, Western American literature between 1963 and 1985. Major correspondents are Max Westbrook, W.H. (William Henry) Hutchinson, Frederick Manfred, James Fife, and J. Golden Taylor.

Biographical Note

Professor of Western American literature, cofounder of the Western Literature Association in 1965, and editor of the journal, Western American literature.

Arrangement

Unarranged

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Ann Ronald; Reno, Nevada

Separated Materials

Photographs have been transferred to the Special Collections Department photo archive as collection number UNRS-P1995-35
Title
Delbert E. Wylder Correspondence
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

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