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Thomas B. Costain:

An Inventory of His Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Costain, Thomas Bertram, 1885-1965
Title: Thomas B. Costain Collection
Dates: 1885-1966
Extent: 12 document boxes, 12 record center cartons (16.2 linear feet), 17 galley folders (gf), 2 oversize folders (osf)
Abstract: Thomas Bertram Costain was a Canadian journalist and writer of historical novels. His collection mainly consists of correspondence and miscellaneous items, including memoranda, notes, and correspondence between publishing companies and literary agents.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-0940
Language: English
Access: Open for research. Part or all of this collection is housed off-site and may require up to three business days' notice for access in the Ransom Center's Reading and Viewing Room. Please contact the Center before requesting this material:

Administrative Information

Acquisition: Purchases and gifts, 1962-1995 (R1304, R2347, R5374, G10283)
Processed by: Heather Bollinger, 2012 Note: This finding aid replicates some information previously available only in a card catalog. Please see the explanatory note at the end of this finding aid for information regarding the arrangement of the manuscripts as well as the abbreviations commonly used in descriptions.

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