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

By Laurel Alexander and Whitney Willis

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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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 21: Promotional Materials and Galley ProofsAdd to your cart.
Promotional materials for works by Warren Norwood and galley proofs of Shudderchild and The Seren Cenacles. The promotional posters are located in Willis library room 437.
Box 58: Promotional MaterialsAdd to your cart.
Barcode: 50051
Item 1: Into the Unknown, 1984Add to your cart.
A copy of Into the Unkown: Fantasy & Science Fiction Literature, Catalogue 77. Page 289, Items 4273 and 4274 are for advanced copies of the first edition of The Windhover Tapes: Planet of the Flowers.
Folder 1: Uncle Warren's Dulcimer Arrangement Songfinder - order form, 1993-01Add to your cart.
Contains table of contents of Uncle Warren's Dulcimer Arrangement Songfinder.
Folder 2: Promotional Material (1 of 3), 1982-05 - 1983-09Add to your cart.
Includes advertisements for books by Warren Norwood, book cover samples, catalogs, flyers, and news releases.
Folder 3: Promotional Material (2 of 3), undatedAdd to your cart.
Includes book covers for Midway Between, Final Command, An Image of Voices, Time Police, Shudderchild, Planet of Flowers, Flexing The Warp, Fize of the Gabriel Ratchets, and The Seren Cenacles by Warren Norwood.
Folder 4: Promotional Material (3 of 3), 1991Add to your cart.
Contains five blue cards with an image of Warren Norwood and the Caveness Galaxy from Polar Fleet covered in silver glitter and an invitation with reservation card for the Tenth Annual Spring Event of the Friends of University of North Texas Libraries featuring Warren C. Norwood. Includes flyer.
Folder 5: Newsletters, 1984-1985Add to your cart.
Contains a NASFiC program with author bios, book announcements, lists of science fiction clubs, groups, and conventions in Texas. Includes ribbons and buttons from Lone Stare Con. On the last page is a Bantam Books advertisement for Final Command.  Warren Norwood is also listed as a member on page 63. Also includes two copies of Speculations and one copy of Locus. Warren Norwood's novel The Seren Cenacles is mentioned on page 2 of both.  Also contains a program for AussiCon with Norwood listed as a member and programs for ConQuest II.
Folder 6: Event Advertisements, 1983-09Add to your cart.
Contains Bantam newsletter, letters about events, and a flyer for an event.
Folder 7: General Promotional Material, 1983-04Add to your cart.
Contains advertisements of Warren Norwoods novels, letters containing biographical blurbs, and newspaper ads.
Folder 8: Dallas Fantasy Fair, 1984, 1985Add to your cart.
Contains copies of two programs of Dallas Fantasy Fair, which Norwood was a guest at. Biographies on pages 28 and 41 for years respectively
Box 59: Galley proofsAdd to your cart.
Barcode: 50052
Folder 1: Shudderchild, 1987Add to your cart.
Contains a galley proof of Shudderchild by Warren Norwood.
Folder 2: The Seren Cenacles, undatedAdd to your cart.
Contains galley proofs of The Seren Cenacles by Warren Norwood.
Item 1: Poster, undatedAdd to your cart.
Promotional poster for The Windhover Tapes: Fize of the Gabriel Ratchets
Item 2: Poster, 1984-10Add to your cart.
Bantam Books promotional poster for The Windhover Tapes series.
Item 3: Poster, undatedAdd to your cart.
Promotional poster for The Double Spiral War: Midway Between.
Item 4: Poster, undatedAdd to your cart.
Promotional poster for The Windhover Tapes: An Image of Voices.
Item 5: Poster, undatedAdd to your cart.
Promotional poster for The Windhover Tapes: An Image of Voices.
Item 6: Poster, undatedAdd to your cart.
Promotional poster for The Windhover Tapes: Flexing the Warp.
Item 7: Poster, undatedAdd to your cart.
Bantam promotional poster for an author autographing for The Windhover Tapes: An Image of Voices.
Item 8: Poster, undatedAdd to your cart.
Bantam promotional poster for a book signing for The Windhover Tapes: An Image of Voices.

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