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Frances Barton Fox papers
University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506
Arranged by title.
Collection is open for research.
[Identification of item], Frances Barton Fox papers, 1M75M24, AAM4225LM, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.
2.8 cubic ft.
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.
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.