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Ronald Fair Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS80
Ronald Lyman Fair is an African-American writer known for his experimental and versatile literary forms. He is best known for his 1966 novel Hog Butcher, set in 1960s' Chicago.

Dates

  • 1961-1971

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

None.

Extent

22 Boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Ronald L. Fair deposited this collection with the McCormick Library in the early 1980s for research by those who requested his permission. He formally donated the collection to the university in the late 1990s after moving abroad.

Related Materials

The Ronald Fair Collection comprises 22 boxes and contains manuscripts, drafts, publications and correspondence.
Title
Guide to the Ronald Fair Collection
Author
Kezia Raffel
Date
1986
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Deering Library, Level 3
1970 Campus Drive
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-491-3635