Collection ASM0390 - David Rike Science Fiction Fanzine collection

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David Rike Science Fiction Fanzine collection

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  • 1944-2005 (Creation)

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30 Boxes

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A collection of zines acquired by underground science-fiction artist, David Rike, who did cover work and illustrations for Variant World, co-edited the zine, Innuendo, and provided contributions to other zines, such as Science Fiction Five-Yearlyand The Incompleat Burbee. Many of these zines document the rise of science-fiction fandom in the United States from as early as 1944.

The collection is currently organized into two series, with Series I containing all of the fanzines he collected over the years and arranged alphabetically and Series II containing a box of drawings, correspondence, and ephemera that belonged to him.

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This collection is open for research.

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  • English

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