Frances Barton Fox papers, n.d.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Frances Barton Fox papers, n.d.
Creator
Fox, Frances Barton, 1887-1967.
Extent
2.8 cubic ft.
Subjects
Kentucky author
Arrangement
Arranged by title.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

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.

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