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Satellite Science Fiction

 Collection
Identifier: PN6120.95.S33 S27

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Overview

Satellite Science Fiction was begun in 1956 under Renown Publications. This collection contains issues ranging from 1956 to 1958, though the reader should note that the collection may not be complete.

Dates

  • 1956-1958

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Conditions Governing Access

These materials have unrestricted access.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish materials from this collection must be obtained from the Head of Archives and Special Collections.

Extent

4 Volumes (The extent of the collection is 4.)

Scope and Contents

Georgia Tech Archives and Special Collections holds issues of the magazine published between 1956 - 1958. It may not be a complete run of the publication.

Biographical / Historical

Begun in 1956, Satellite Science Fiction was named with the rise of the space age. One of its selling points was the center novels that were published across series. The first was "The Man from Earth" by Algis Budrys, a story about a space criminal remoulded into a new body and sent to Pluto to fight against aliens. The series ran bimonthly for three years, ending in 1959.

Arrangement

These materials are in arrangement.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Materials for this collection were donated by Bud Foote, M. L. Ourster, and Joseph Geierman.

Processing Information

Materials were processed by Jocelyn Jagrowski.
Title
Inventory of Satellite Science Fiction
Status
Completed
Date
April 2020
Description rules
Finding aid prepared using RLG Best Practice Guidelines for Encoded Archival Description and Describing Archives: A Content Standard.
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology Repository

Contact:
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