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Material Information

Title:
Yellowback Press Collection
Physical Description:
1.25 : (1 box) ;
Language:
English
Creator:
O'Gara, Gil

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Book collecting   ( lcsh )
Collectors and collecting   ( lcsh )
Periodicals   ( lcsh )
Genre:
ead   ( sobekcm )

Notes

Scope and Content:
The collection contains files from the Yellowback Library, including items on Children's Literature, authors, correspondence, newspaper clippings, popular culture, artists and illustrators, and some legal documents.
Preferred Citation:
Yellowback Press Collection, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.
Acquisition:
Gil O'Gara
Biographical:
The Yellowback Press, also more commonly referred to as The Yellowback Library, is a monthly magazine begun in 1981 by Gil O'Gara. The magazine's main focus is collections and collecting, especially titles such as the Hardy Boys, Nancy Drew, and Tom Swift, among other juvenile series literature. The magazine operates out of Des Moines, Iowa. The magazine is comprised of articles about series, advertisements about books for sale, and queries about sought-after volumes. The University of South Florida houses a complete collection of Yellowback Library publications

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida Library
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
None. The contents of the collection may be subject to copyright. Visit the United States Copyright Office's website at [url=http://www.copyright.gov/]http://www.copyright.gov/[/url] for more information.
Resource Identifier:
usfldc doi - Y03
usfldc handle - u29.291-y03-ead
System ID:
SFS0032106:00001


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addressline 4202 East Fowler Ave.
LIB122
Tampa, FL, 33620-5400
URL: http://www.lib.usf.edu/
Email: rbernard@usf.edu
Phone: 813-974-1622
Fax: 813-396-9006
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Guide to the Yellowback Press Collection
19811995 1981/1995
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4202 East Fowler Ave.
LIB122
Tampa, FL, 33620-5400
URL: http://www.lib.usf.edu/
Email: rbernard@usf.edu
Phone: 813-974-1622
Fax: 813-396-9006
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Additional information may be found at http://usfldc:U29-00291-Y03
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bioghist altrender Biographical Information 545 Biographical Information:
The Yellowback Press, also more commonly referred to as The Yellowback Library, is a monthly magazine begun in 1981 by Gil O'Gara. The magazine's main focus is collections and collecting, especially titles such as the Hardy Boys, Nancy Drew, and Tom Swift, among other juvenile series literature. The magazine operates out of Des Moines, Iowa.
The magazine is comprised of articles about series, advertisements about books for sale, and queries about sought-after volumes.
The University of South Florida houses a complete collection of Yellowback Library publications
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Access Terms
This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Topical Term:
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Collectors and collecting
Periodicals
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ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION
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Administrative Information
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Acquisition Information:
Donation
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Conditions Governing Access:
None. The contents of the collection may be subject to copyright. Visit the United States Copyright Office's website at extref linktype simple show embed actuate onrequest href http:www.copyright.gov http://www.copyright.gov/ for more information.
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Preferred Citation:
Yellowback Press Collection, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.
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Related Materials:
Z990 .Y442 1989-1993
Z990 .Y44
arrangement 351
Arrangement of Materials:
The collection is arranged into three series.
Series 1 focuses on the authors and artists who created these characters and series.
Series 2 contains articles on characters, series, and adaptations of the written works.
Series 3 is a collection of paperwork dealing with the business of books and book collecting.
scopecontent
Scope and Contents
The collection contains files from the Yellowback Library, including items on Children's Literature, authors, correspondence, newspaper clippings, popular culture, artists and illustrators, and some legal documents.
COLLECTION METADATA
BEGIN SUBORDINATE COMPONENTS
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Detailed List of Contents
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1
Folder 1
Adams, Harriet Stratemeyer
id122299
1
2
Alger, Horatio
id122300
1
3
Artists/ Illustrators
Scope and Contents
A compendium of articles on lesser known personalities.
id122301
1
4
Author profiles
Scope and Contents
A collection of articles on lesser known authors.
id122302
1
5
Bee, Clair/ Chip Hilton series
id122303
1
6
Benson, Mildred W.
id122304
1
7
Boyce, William Dixon/ Scouts
id122305
1
8
Burton, Charles P.
id122306
1
9
Edwards, Leo
id122307
1
10
Garis, Howard R./ Uncle Wiggily
id122308
1
11
Johnston, Annie Fellows/ The Little Colonel
id122309
1
12
McFarlane, Leslie
id122310
1
13
Roberts, Kenneth
id122311
1
14
Stratemeyer, Edward L.
id122312
1
15
Tunis, John R.
id122294
2 Characters/ Series profiles
id122295
1
id122313
1
16
The American Girls series
id122314
1
17
Articles re: books
id122315
1
18
Articles re: series
id122316
1
19
The Bobbsey Twins
id122317
1
20
Comics/ Comic books
id122318
1
21
Dime novels
id122319
1
22
The Hardy Boys
id122320
1
23
The Hardy Boys--revised & updated editions
id122321
1
24
Judy Bolton mystery series
id122322
1
25
Motoring series
id122323
1
26
Nancy Drew
id122324
1
27
Nancy Drew--bibliography & criticism
id122325
1
28
Nancy Drew--revised & updated editions
id122326
1
29
National Lampoon
id122327
1
30
Nick Carter, Detective
id122328
1
31
Phantom Friends
id122329
1
32
River Heights series
id122330
1
33
The Rover Boys series
id122331
1
34
Sports series
id122332
1
35
Tarzan
id122333
1
36
Television/ Radio/ Stage adaptations
id122334
1
37
Trixie Belden
id122335
1
38
Tom Swift
id122336
1
39
The Wizard of Oz
id122296
3 Business paperwork
id122297
1
id122337
1
40
Bookstores/ Book Collectors
id122338
1
41
Catalogs
id122339
1
42
Collectibles
id122340
1
43
Conferences/ Conventions
id122341
1
44
Controversy
id122342
1
45
Correspondence
1974-1995
Scope and Contents
Throughout the collection, in the margins of photocopied articles or written alongside the print in a newspaper clipping, are scattered notes to Gil about his interest in the topic at hand, or an upcoming event, or the like; therefore, expect to find correspondence in many more files than this one alone.
id122343
1
46
Juvenile publishing
id122344
1
47
Juvenile series fiction
id122345
1
48
Kerlan Collection
id122346
1
49
Legal
id122347
1
50
Miscellaneous articles
id122348
1
51
Popular culture
id122349
1
52
Preservation
id122350
1
53
Southern Antiques magazine
November 1991-April 1992
id122351
1
54
The Yellowback Press


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The Yellowback Press, also more commonly referred to as The Yellowback Library, is a monthly magazine begun in 1981 by Gil O'Gara. The magazine's main focus is collections and collecting, especially titles such as the Hardy Boys, Nancy Drew, and Tom Swift, among other juvenile series literature. The magazine operates out of Des Moines, Iowa. The magazine is comprised of articles about series, advertisements about books for sale, and queries about sought-after volumes. The University of South Florida houses a complete collection of Yellowback Library publications
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