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Frank G. Tompkins Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WSP000153

Scope and Content

His papers document some of his writings, particularly plays.Typed originals and carbons with corrections of the following plays: Stringin 'Em; Sarey, Tact, The Colonel's Lady (3 versions of the same play); The Reunion; Small Talk; The Tan Hat; Home; The Despot; and Door of Darkness.

Dates

  • Undated

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

History

Frank G. Tompkins was an English professor at Wayne State University and well known for his scintillating wit.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

Frank G. Tompkins was an English professor at Wayne State University and well known for his scintillating wit. His papers document some of his writings, particularly plays.

Arrangement

Arranged in one folder.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Title
Guide to the Frank G. Tompkins Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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