Walter Van Tilburg Clark Letter to Jim Folger

 Collection
Identifier: 2002-04

Scope and Contents

Handwritten letter signed by Clark from Lakespur, California, dated June 11, 1962 that critiques a short story Jim Folger submitted to Walter Van Tilburg Clark, comparing Folger's writing difficulties to those he had in writing his short story "The buck in the hills."

Dates

  • 1962

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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.

Biographical Note

Jim Folger was a student of Clark's while taking a night class on creative writing at San Francisco State University.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Handwritten letter signed by Clark from Lakespur, California, dated June 11, 1962 that critiques a short story Jim Folger submitted to Walter Van Tilburg Clark.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.
Title
Guide to the Walter Van Tilburg Clark Letter to Jim Folger
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

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

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