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Robert M. Ervin, Jr. Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 01-MSS 1980-09

The Robert M. Ervin Jr. Collection consists of monographs and serials related to science fiction, fantasy, horror, and comic books, including both original publications and secondary works offering commentary and critique. Original publications include those by Marvel Comics, DC Comics, underground comix publishers, foreign language titles, pulp magazines, and Big Little Books. Over 1200 serial titles are represented, predominantly from the 1950s through the 1970s.  Secondary works include monographs and serials related to comic book collecting, history, and criticism as well as posters and prints featuring from comic book characters and art.

Additional monographs from the Robert M. Ervin Jr. Collection can be found through the Florida State University Libraries

Dates

  • Created: 1920-1978
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1950-1970

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Associate Dean for Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Florida State University Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Extent

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Abstract

The Robert M. Ervin Jr. Collection consists of monographs and serials related to science fiction, fantasy, horror, and comic books, including both original publications and secondary works offering commentary and critique.

Source of Acquisition

The collection is the generous gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. Ervin, and is named for their son, Robert M. Ervin Jr

Related Materials

Additional monographs from the Robert M. Ervin Jr. Collection can be found through the Florida State University Libraries
Title
Robert M. Ervin, Jr. Collection
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
eng

Revision Statements

  • 09099999: Container list was re-purposed from original website.  "Folder" is often used to represent a number of issues of the same serial under the same title, but may not actually be stored in folders.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections & Archives Repository

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