Title: Raymond Z. Gallun manuscript
Call Number: Coll182
Creator: Gallun, Raymond Z., 1911-1994
Dates: circa 1974
Size: 1 box (.25 linear feet)
Language: English
Abstract: Consists of one photocopy of the typescript for "The Eden Cycle" by Raymond Z. Gallun. The manuscript bears corrections and is 348 pages. The title page includes the novel's original title, "Lest We Remember...", which has been crossed out and written over.
Citation: Raymond Z. Gallun manuscript, Science Fiction Literary Manuscripts, Collection 182, Special Collections, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD).

Administrative/Biographical Note

Raymond Z. Gallun (1911-1994) was a science fiction writer from Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. He helped to popularize the genre of sci-fi pulp, and used the pen names Arthur Allport, Dow Elstar, E. V. Raymond, and William Callahan. He won the I-CON Lifetime Achievement Award in 1985, and the award was later renamed for him.

Scope & Content


Manuscript is divided into three folders and organized by page number.

Provenance Information

Provenance and Acquisition Information

Includes MSS-0011. Accession information unknown.

Processing Note

Manuscript was housed in three acid-free folders as part of the Rosenfeld Manuscripts collection. Previously assigned Ms. Coll #8 and MSS-0011.

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

Finding Aid: http://library.umbc.edu/speccoll/findingaids/coll182.php

Access Conditions

No restrictions.

Conditions Governing Reproductions and Use

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

Subject Headings


Gallun, Raymond Z., 1911-1994


Science fiction

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