The Resource Beverly Lowry Papers

Beverly Lowry Papers

Label
Beverly Lowry Papers, 1950-1998
Title
Beverly Lowry Papers
Inclusive dates
1950-1998
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nineteen boxes and one scrapbook include numerous typescript drafts, correspondence, notes, clippings, journals, and photographs, ranging in date from 1950-1998, which document Beverly Lowry's writing career. The bulk of the papers relate to four of Lowry's seven published books, with The Perfect Sonya and Crossed Over (regarding the life and death of convicted murderer Karla Faye Tucker) being the most fully represented
Action
Processed 2001.
Biographical or historical data
Beverly Lowry, Texas-born fiction and non-fiction writer, has written numerous novels, mainly set in 20th century Texas and Mississippi.
Cataloging source
TXI
Label
Beverly Lowry Papers
Link
http://www.library.txstate.edu/swwc/archives/writers/lowry.html
Instantiates
Note
Books from the collection cataloged separately
Control code
50139856
Cumulative index finding aids
Unpublished finding aid available in repository.
Extent
  • 19
  • (10
Immediate source of acquisition
Beverly Lowry;
Organization method
  • Arranged in the following series: 1. Works (1950-1998) [Subseries A: Novels (1978-1998), Subseries B: Poetry (n.d.), Subseries C: Short Stories (n.d.), Subseries D: Articles/Reviews by Lowry (1979-1998), Subseries E: Research papers and school notes (1950s), Subseries F: Sketches (n.d.)]; 2. Correspondence (1978, n.d.); 3. Clippings (1977-1982, n.d.); 4. Publicity (n.d.); 5. Computer disks (n.d.); and 6. Personal (1960-1975, n.d.).
  • Arranged in the following series: 1. Works (1950-1998) [Subseries A: Novels (1978-1998), Subseries B: Poetry (n.d.), Subseries C: Short Stories (n.d.), Subseries D: Articles/Reviews by Lowry (1979-1998), Subseries E: Research papers and school notes (1950s), Subseries F: Sketches (n.d.)]; 2. Correspondence (1978, n.d.); 3. Clippings (1977-1982, n.d.); 4. Publicity (n.d.); 5. Computer disks (n.d.); and 6. Personal (1960-1975, n.d.).
Type of unit
  • boxes
  • linear ft.)
Label
Beverly Lowry Papers
Link
http://www.library.txstate.edu/swwc/archives/writers/lowry.html
Note
Books from the collection cataloged separately
Control code
50139856
Cumulative index finding aids
Unpublished finding aid available in repository.
Extent
  • 19
  • (10
Immediate source of acquisition
Beverly Lowry;
Organization method
  • Arranged in the following series: 1. Works (1950-1998) [Subseries A: Novels (1978-1998), Subseries B: Poetry (n.d.), Subseries C: Short Stories (n.d.), Subseries D: Articles/Reviews by Lowry (1979-1998), Subseries E: Research papers and school notes (1950s), Subseries F: Sketches (n.d.)]; 2. Correspondence (1978, n.d.); 3. Clippings (1977-1982, n.d.); 4. Publicity (n.d.); 5. Computer disks (n.d.); and 6. Personal (1960-1975, n.d.).
  • Arranged in the following series: 1. Works (1950-1998) [Subseries A: Novels (1978-1998), Subseries B: Poetry (n.d.), Subseries C: Short Stories (n.d.), Subseries D: Articles/Reviews by Lowry (1979-1998), Subseries E: Research papers and school notes (1950s), Subseries F: Sketches (n.d.)]; 2. Correspondence (1978, n.d.); 3. Clippings (1977-1982, n.d.); 4. Publicity (n.d.); 5. Computer disks (n.d.); and 6. Personal (1960-1975, n.d.).
Type of unit
  • boxes
  • linear ft.)

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