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Keith Laumer Papers

A description of his papers at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: -
Date: 1968?

Revision history:
17 Aug 2005 EAD file created (MRR)

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Laumer, Keith, 1925-
Title: Keith Laumer Papers
Dates: 1939-1969
Quantity: 12.0 linear ft.
Abstract: Correspondence (1945-1968); typescript drafts and manuscripts of articles, novelas, novels, and short fiction; and memorabilia, including calendars (1963-1967), juvenilia, photographs, and sketches. Correspondents include Isaac Asimov, Thomas M. Disch, Harlan Ellison, Damon Knight, Andre Norton, Alan Nourse, and Frederik Pohl.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

American author, science fiction novelist.


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Subject Headings


Asimov, Isaac, 1920-
Disch, Thomas M.
Ellison, Harlan.
Knight, Damon Francis, 1922-
Laumer, Keith, 1925-
Norton, Andre.
Nourse, Alan Edward.
Pohl, Frederik.


American literature -- 20th century.
Authors, American.
Novelists, American.
Science fiction, American.

Genres and Forms

Manuscripts for publication.



Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Keith Laumer Papers,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Gift of Keith Laumer.

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