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Denton Welch Typescript

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Welch, Denton.
Title: Denton Welch Typescript
Inclusive Dates: undated
Quantity: 1 folder (SC)
Abstract: British painter and poet. Collection contains typescript of Welch's short story, "When I Was Thirteen."
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

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

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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.

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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.

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Subject Headings


Welch, Denton.

Associated Titles

When I was thirteen.


Painters -- Great Britain.
Authors, English.

Genres and Forms

Manuscripts for publication.



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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.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: MRC
Date: 24 Oct 2010
Revision history:

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SC 633 When I was thirteen - typescript

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