Title: Louis Trimble manuscript
Call Number: Coll191
Creator: Trimble, Louis, 1917-1988
Dates: 1974
Size: 1 box (.25 linear feet)
Language: English
Abstract: Collection consists of a photocopy of the typescript for "The Bodlean Way" by Louis Trimble. The manuscript is dated January 1974 and is 181 pages. Daw Books, Inc.'s address is stamped on the title page and the Daw Book number UQ1090 is also included.
Citation: Louis Trimble manuscript, Science Fiction Literary Manuscripts, Collection 191, Special Collections, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD).

Administrative/Biographical Note

Louis Preston Trimble (1917-1988) was an American academic and writer from Seattle, Washington. Most of work consisted of mysteries, science fiction, and westerns, but he wrote academic non-fiction as well.

Scope & Content


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

Provenance Information

Provenance and Acquisition Information

Includes MSS-0869. Accession information unknown.

Processing Note

Manuscript was housed in two acid-free folders as part of the Rosenfeld Manuscripts collection. Previously assigned Ms. Coll #14 and MSS-0869.

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/coll191.php

Access Conditions

No restrictions.

Conditions Governing Reproductions and Use

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

Subject Headings


Trimble, Louis, 1917-1988


Science fiction

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