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Frances Barton Fox papers, n.d.

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Title

Frances Barton Fox papers

Date

n.d

Repository

University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506

Arrangement

Arranged by title.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Frances Barton Fox papers, 1M75M24, AAM4225LM, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.

Extent

2.8 cubic ft.

Biography/History

Author. Frances Fox, the sister of cartoonist Fontaine T. Fox, was born in Bullitt County, Ky. Two of her novels, THE HEART OF ARETHUSA and RIDGEWAYS, were published, the latter under the name Frances Renard.

Scope and Content

This is a collection of the manuscript writings of Frances Barton Fox. 75M24 contains typescripts of her novels, including RIDGEWAYS, as well as short stories and poems. 51M4 contains the original draft of RIDGEWAYS, which was cut considerably before publication at the request of Ms. Fox's publisher.

Subjects

  • Kentucky author