Title: Charles L. Harness papers
Call Number: Coll184
Creator: Harness, Charles L.
Dates: circa 1948-1949
Size: 1 box (.25 linear feet)
Language: English
Abstract: Collection consists of three carbon copies of typescripts written by Charles L. Harness: "Fruits of the Agathon," "Stalemate in Space," and "Time Trap." Also includes the tables of contents from publications in which these stories appeared.
Citation: Charles L. Harness papers, Science Fiction Literary Manuscripts, Collection 184, Special Collections, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD).

Administrative/Biographical Note

Charles Leonard Harness (1915-2005) was an attorney and science fiction author from Colorado City, Texas. He has won many awards for his novellas.

Scope & Content


Manuscripts are each in a unique folder, and organized by page number.

Provenance Information

Provenance and Acquisition Information

Includes MSS-0013, MSS-0014, and MSS-0015. Accession information unknown.

Processing Note

Manuscripts were housed in acid-free folders as part of the Rosenfeld Manuscripts collection. Previously assigned Ms. Coll #5.

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/coll184.php

Access Conditions

No restrictions.

Conditions Governing Reproductions and Use

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

Subject Headings


Harness, Charles L.


Science fiction, American -- 20th century

Harness, Charles L. -- Archives

Harness, Charles L. Fruits of the Agathon

Harness, Charles L. Time trap

Harness, Charles L. Stalemate in space

Series Description & Container List

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  1. Folder Title/Description Date Box # Folder # Additional Info.
    Fruits of the Agathon 1948
    Stalemate in Space 1949
    Time Trap 1948

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