Warren Norwood Collection, 1962-2005 | University of North Texas Special Collections

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Collection Overview

Title: Warren Norwood Collection, 1962-2005Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Predominant Dates:1982-1989
ID: 01/AR0800
Primary Creator: Norwood, Warren (1945 - 2005)
Extent: 63.0 Boxes
Subjects: American fiction., Archival materials., Fiction -- Authorship., Fiction -- Male authors., Fiction -- Publishing., Manuscripts -- Editing., Norwood, Warren., Science fiction, American., Science fiction.
Languages: English

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Abstract

Warren Norwood, North Texas alumnus and the author of several popular science fiction and fantasy novels, deposited his collection with the Rare Book Room in the late 1990s. The Rare Book Room merged with the UNT Archives and is now known as Special Collections. His collection includes manuscripts, outlines, correspondence, publications and posters related to his writing career.

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Administrative Information

Repository: University of North Texas Special Collections
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Archives and Rare Books department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hour notice prior to use.
Acquisition Source: Warren Norwood
Acquisition Method: Gift
Processing Information: Entered 6/03/2014 by Laurel Alexander and Whitney Willis.

Box and Folder Listing

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Series 16: Short stories, Music Books, and SpeechesAdd to your cart.
Short stories, speeches and music books by Warren Norwood.
Box 46: Short stories, music books, and speechesAdd to your cart.
 
Barcode: 50046
Folder 1: Uncle Warren's Baritone Ukelele Course, 1986-08; undatedAdd to your cart.
The proposal for and two copies of Uncle Warren's Baritone Ukelele Course by Warren C. Norwood, as well as correspondence between Warren Norwood, Richard Curtis and Herman Knoll of Hal Leonard Publishing Corp.
Folder 2: Uncle Warren's Mountain Dulcimer Course, undatedAdd to your cart.
A copy of Uncle Warren's Mountain Dulcimer Course, revised edition.
Folder 3: Alien Instincts, undatedAdd to your cart.
Four copies of the short story Alien Instincts by Warren Norwood.
Folder 4: Claws that Catch, First draft, undatedAdd to your cart.
A typed first, final, and submission draft of the short story Claws that Catch by Warren Norwood.
Folder 5: "How to be an Overnight Success in Only 20 Years", March 9, 1984Add to your cart.
Handwritten copy of the speech "How to be an Overnight Success in Only 20 Years" for Hillcrest High School, Springfield, MO.
Folder 6: "Muddling Toward the Millennium", April 6, 1990Add to your cart.
A copy of the speech "Muddling Toward the Millennium" for UNT.
Folder 7: "A Report from 9991", Drafts 1-8, undatedAdd to your cart.
Drafts (with edits/notes) of the speech " A Report from 9991" for Friends of the UNT Library.
Folder 8: "A Report from 9991", Final draft, undatedAdd to your cart.
The final draft of the speech "A Report from 9991". The speech is dated 10 Maya 9991.
Folder 9: One Night's Child and Musil, undatedAdd to your cart.
Contains a chapter-by-chapter, plot outline, and pages 1-43 of a novel titled "One Night's Child" by Warren Norwood. Includes pages 1-12 of a work titled "Musil."
Folder 10: "The Grumpy Old Fart's Book of Truth for the 21st Century" and related papers, 1994Add to your cart.
Contains a draft of a book titled The Grumpy Old Fart's Book of Truth for the 21st Century by Warren Norwood. Includes pages 1-29, letters between editor Karen Haas and Norwood, and tab edits.
Folder 11: "Heavenside Song" Drafts, undatedAdd to your cart.
Contains two drafts of a short story titled "Heavenside Song." Includes pages 1-16.
Folder 12: Writing Fiction for Profit, 1992-09Add to your cart.
Contains a short manual by Warren Norwood, Tom Knowleds, and Lewis Shiner about science fiction writing, titled Writing Fiction for Profit.
Folder 13: Makin' Do , undatedAdd to your cart.
Contains a lightly draft of a short story by Warren Norwood titled Makin' Do. Edits in red.
Folder 14: Private Pursuits, undatedAdd to your cart.
Contains an edited draft of a short story titled Private Pursuits by Warren Norwood. Edits in red pen.
Folder 15: Metalingus, undatedAdd to your cart.
Contains a draft of a story by Warren Norwood titled Metalingus.
Folder 16: Momma Made Me Do It , undatedAdd to your cart.
Contains an unedited draft of a short story titled Momma Made Me Do It by Warren Norwood.

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