The Resource Billy Lee Brammer Papers

Billy Lee Brammer Papers

Label
Billy Lee Brammer Papers, 1946-1993
Title
Billy Lee Brammer Papers
Inclusive dates
1946-1993
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Typescripts, newspaper clippings, tear sheets, correspondence, photographs, and personal effects, most of which bear on Brammer's novel The gay place and its unfinished sequel Fustian days. The gay place, published in 1960, depicts an urban, political Texas and is dominated throughout by Governor Arthur Fenstemaker, a character reminiscent of Lyndon Baines Johnson
Related
Action
Processing completed May 1993.
Biographical or historical data
Novelist, journalist, political aide to Lyndon Baines Johnson.
Cataloging source
TXI
Label
Billy Lee Brammer Papers
Link
http://www.library.txstate.edu/swwc/archives/writers/brammer.html
Instantiates
Control code
26650982
Cumulative index finding aids
Unpublished finding aid available in repository.
Extent
  • 3
  • (1.5
Immediate source of acquisition
Purchase and gift from William Broyles, Nadine Eckhardt, Sidney and Shelby Brammer, Bill and Sally Wittliff, and Paul Cullum, 1989-1993.
Organization method
Arranged in the following series: 1. Writings; 2. Critical/biographical papers; 3. Nadine Eckhardt papers.
Type of unit
  • boxes
  • linear ft.)
Label
Billy Lee Brammer Papers
Link
http://www.library.txstate.edu/swwc/archives/writers/brammer.html
Control code
26650982
Cumulative index finding aids
Unpublished finding aid available in repository.
Extent
  • 3
  • (1.5
Immediate source of acquisition
Purchase and gift from William Broyles, Nadine Eckhardt, Sidney and Shelby Brammer, Bill and Sally Wittliff, and Paul Cullum, 1989-1993.
Organization method
Arranged in the following series: 1. Writings; 2. Critical/biographical papers; 3. Nadine Eckhardt papers.
Type of unit
  • boxes
  • linear ft.)

Library Locations

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      29.888873 -97.943078
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