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Harold Leland Goodwin Papers

An inventory of his papers at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: -
Date: Apr 1967

Revision history:

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Goodwin, Harold L. (Harold Leland), 1914-
Title: Harold Leland Goodwin Papers
Dates: 1962-1966
Quantity: 0.5 linear ft.
Abstract: Three books by Goodwin.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

Harold Leland Goodwin (1914-1990) was an American author of popular science books and adventure books for boys. He also was radio and television reporting, including a stint as White House Correspondent for Trans-Radio News Service. During World War II Goodwin served with the U.S. Marines and afterwards held several government posts.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Harold Leland Goodwin Papers consists of published material only -- three books by Goodwin. Titles are given below.

Arrangement of the Collection

Alphabetical by title


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Subject Headings


Goodwin, Harold L. (Harold Leland), 1914-

Associated Titles

Challenge of the seven seas.
Space: frontier unlimited.
The images of space.


Science -- Popular works.
Science publishing -- United States.
Science writers -- United States.

Genres and Forms




Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Harold Leland Goodwin Papers,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Gift of Harold Leland Goodwin, 1966.

Table of Contents



Box 1 Challenge of the Seven Seas 1966
Box 1 The Images of Space 1965
Box 1 Space: Frontier Unlimited 1962