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Stephen Tall was the pen name of Compton Crook, a biology professor at Towson University.
From donor letter: "He wrote many science-fiction short stories...The Baltimore Science-Fiction
Society had a close relationship with [Compton Crook] and after his death, began giving
the Compton Crook/Stephen Tall award each year for the best first novel."
Describing Archives: a Content Standard (DACS)
Archives Processing Manual: Description (2015): The processing manual used in Special Collections for all descriptive platforms, including
Item listing available.
Finding Aid: http://library.umbc.edu/speccoll/findingaids/coll036.php
Copyright maintained by creator's wife, Beverly Crook.
Science fiction, American -- 20th century
Tall, Stephen -- Archives
Crook, Compton -- Archives