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Finding Aid to the Will Levington Comfort Apache Manuscript MS.580
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Description
This collection contains copies of the manuscript for Apache by Will Levington Comfort, published by E. P. Dutton and Company, New York, 1931; one piece of correspondence, and two newspaper clippings. Materials date from 1931-1932.
Background
Will Levington Comfort (1878, February 17 - 1932, November 2) was a U.S. writer, known primarily for adventure novels such as Apache. Three of Comfort's works served as the story for feature films. "Somewhere in Sonora," based on his novel Somewhere South of Sonora, was remade in 1933 starring John Wayne.
Extent
0.2 linear feet (7 folders)
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Autry National Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Autry Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Autry National Center as the custodian of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.
Availability
Collection is open for research. Appointments to view materials are required. To make an appointment please visit http://theautry.org/research/research-rules-and-application or contact library staff at rroom@theautry.org.