Title: Thomas F. Monteleone papers
Call Number: Coll028
Creator: Monteleone, Thomas F.
Dates: circa 1977-1991
Size: 5 boxes (5.5 linear feet)
Language: English
Abstract: Contains manuscripts of articles and stories as well as published articles and books of science fiction writer Thomas F. Monteleone. Several of the manuscripts are noteworthy; in the case of Ozymandias, the author's typescript, the editor's revision, and the galley proofs of the book are all present (Box 2 folders 14-15, and Box 3 folders 1-2). Many of Monteleone's published works are present in the collection, including several titles that have been cataloged for the Rosenfeld Collection.
Citation: Thomas F. Monteleone papers, Collection 28, Special Collections, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD).

Administrative/Biographical Note

Thomas F. Monteleone was born April 14, 1946 in Baltimore, MD. He recieved a B.S. degree in Psychology (1968) and a Masters of Arts degree in English (1973) from the University of Maryland. In 1974 he was a finalist for the John W. Campbell Award and has since won several Nebula Awards for his fiction. Monteleone is an active member of the Science Fiction Writers of America, Inc. and served a three year term as their secretary. Monteleone has published over 50 short stories and articles.

Scope & Content


The Monteleone papers are arranged in the following fashion: 1. Manuscripts of articles and stories, 2. Published articles, 3. Published books.

Provenance Information

Provenance and Acquisition Information

UMBC received two donations from Monteleone: MSS 1992-01 and MSS 1996-23.

Processing Note

Collection unprocessed. Several published titles have been cataloged for the Rosenfeld Collection. A list of these titles with their call numbers are included as part of section IV. The call number for Monteleone's Master of Arts thesis is also given. Folders in the collection are listed by box # / folder #.

Descriptive Rules Used

Describing Archives: a Content Standard (DACS)

Archives Processing Manual: Description (2015): The processing manual used in Special Collections for all descriptive platforms, including PastPerfect.

Access & Use

Finding Aids

Container list available.

Finding Aid: http://library.umbc.edu/speccoll/findingaids/coll028.php

Access Conditions

No restrictions.

Conditions Governing Reproductions and Use

Reproductions allowed for research purposes. Copyright maintained by the creator.

Subject Headings


Monteleone, Thomas F.


Monteleone, Thomas F. -- Archives

Science fiction, American -- 20th century

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