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Theodore F. Powys Collection

An inventory of the collection at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Powys, Theodore Francis, 1875-1953.
Title: Theodore F. Powys Collection
Inclusive Dates: 1928, 1937
Quantity: 1 folder (SC)
Abstract: Two letters and a manuscript of a short story, "Golden Gates"
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

Theodore Francis Powys (1875–1953) was a British author and the brother of writers John Cowper Powys, Llewellyn Powys, and Philippa Powys. He was the author of numerous novels and short stories.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Theodore F. Powys Collection consists of two letters and a manuscript of a short story, "Golden Gates."

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Arrangement of the Collection

Letters precede the manuscript.

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Access Restrictions

The majority of our archival and manuscript collections are housed offsite and require advanced notice for retrieval. Researchers are encouraged to contact us in advance concerning the collection material they wish to access for their research.

Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Related Material

See also published material by Theodore Powys in both the Rare Books and circulating collections; please refer to the Classic Catalog to locate these items.

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Subject Headings


Powys, Theodore Francis, 1875-1953.

Associated Titles

Golden gates.


Authors, English.

Genres and Forms

Short stories.



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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Theodore F. Powys Collection,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 1968, 1969.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: MRC
Date: 11 Nov 2009
Revision history:

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SC 353 1928, 1937 - 2 items
SC 353 The golden gates

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