This collection contains materials created and collected by Fred Patten, best known for his involvement in the Science Fiction
fan community and work as an historian in the Anime, Manga, and Furry fandoms. The primary focus of this collection is on
Science Fiction, Animation, Anime, Manga, Furry fandom, and related genres. Materials include fliers, posters, programs, progress
reports, press clippings, audio/video recordings, toys, clothing, and other material.
Copyright has not been assigned to the University of California, Riverside Libraries, Special Collections & Archives. All
requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections
& Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California 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