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Finding Aid for the Jerry B. Riseley Papers, 1957-1967
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Description
Jerry B. Riseley (1920- ) was a author and a columnist for the Los Angeles Daily Journal. He wrote Adujutant's journal Second Battalion 503d Parachute Infantry (1989), Henry Miller's Tropic trial: a comedy-at-law (1969), The myth of Zorbo; lawyers, judges, buzzards, and skunks (1969), and Tomorrow the water: mystic millionaire George R. Houston's earthquake and oil geological predications as written for him (1970). The collection consists of Riseley's manuscripts, typescripts, legal papers, briefs, and clippings. Included are copies of Riseley's columns printed in the Los Angeles daily journal.
Background
Riseley wrote the following books: Adujutant's journal Second Battalion 503d Parachute Infantry (1989), Henry Miller's Tropic trial: a comedy-at-law (1969), The myth of Zorbo; lawyers, judges, buzzards, and skunks (1969), and Tomorrow the water: mystic millionaire George R. Houston's earthquake and oil geological predications as written for him (1970). He also wrote columns in the Los Angeles daily journal.
Extent
4 boxes (2 linear ft.)
Restrictions
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.
Availability
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.