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Denton Welch Typescript

An inventory of the collection at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 24 Oct 2010

Biographical History

Maurice Denton Welch (1915-1948) was an English writer and painter.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Denton Welch Typescript consists of a single item, a typescript of Welch's short story, "When I Was Thirteen." The essay recounts events during a trip to Switzerland under the care of his elder brother George. It is unclear whether the account is fact or fiction.

Arrangement of the Collection

Single item.


Access Restrictions:

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Use Restrictions:

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

Subject Headings


Welch, Denton.

Associated Titles

When I was thirteen.


Painters -- Great Britain.
Authors, English.

Genres and Forms

Manuscripts for publication.



Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Denton Welch Typescript,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Transfer, 1970.

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