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American fiction -- 20th century

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Jan Cox Speas Manuscript

Identifier: MSS 0011
Abstract Jan Cox Speas, an alumna of Woman's College (now UNCG), was well known for her historical romances during the 1950s and 1960s.

This collection includes the typescript carbon for Speas' novel, Bride of the MacHugh.
Dates: 1954

Augusta Walker Manuscript

Identifier: MSS 0137
Abstract Augusta Walker (1914-2000) was a fiction writer and served as an Instructor of English at Woman's College (now UNCG) from 1945 to 1947.

Included in this collection is the carbon typescript for Walker's novel, Around a Rusty God (New York: Dial, 1954), which contains handwritten notes and corrections.
Dates: 1954