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Details

Object ID 001418

Object Name Deadwood Dick Periodicals

Object Desc A weekly magazine for boys featuring the adventures of Deadwood Dick and his son. Readers follow in the cowboys' footsteps as they track vicious criminals to their undoing and rescue those in distress. Set in the Far West.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001189a-j

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General Category Printed Material

Category Periodicals

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Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 7, Shelf 12

Object Date

Start Year Range 1899

End Year Range 1900

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Westerns,Wild West,Deadwood Dick,M. J. Ivers & Company,periodicals,magazines,Wheeler, Edward,


Title Deadwood Dick Periodicals

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Description / Abstract A weekly magazine for boys featuring the adventures of Deadwood Dick and his son. Readers follow in the cowboys' footsteps as they track vicious criminals to their undoing and rescue those in distress. Set in the Far West.

Physical Description 10 issues of the Deadwood Dick Library, 32 pages each. 2 of the issues have a color cover illustration. Illustrations usually feature Deadwood Dick in a state of peril. 5.75'' x 8'' No. 16, Vol. II, "Corduroy Charlie, the Boy Bravo" (color cover illustration) (a) No. 20, Vol. II, "Watch-Eye, the Shadow" (b) No. 30, Vol. III, "Deadwood Dick's Double" (c) No. 32, Vol. III, "Solid Sam" (d) No. 33, Vol. III, "Tony Fox the Ferret" (e) No. 51, Vol. IV, "Sierra Sam's Sentence" (f) No. 53, Vol. IV, "Denver Doll's Device" (g) No. 57, Vol. V, "Deadwood Dick Trapped" (color) (h) No. 58, Vol. V, "Buck Hawk Detective" (i) No. 64, Vol. V, "Colorado Charlie's Detective Dash" (j)

Author Edward Wheeler

Author Details Edward Lytton Wheeler was born in Avoca, New York, in 1854 or 1855. Edward Lytton Wheeler, self-styled "Sensational Novelist," whose heroic "Deadwood Dick" is better known to fame than his creator, is another author about whom even the newspapers, which so often refer to this character, seem to know very little.

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Publisher M.J. Ivers & Co.

Publisher Details The New York based publishing firm of M.J. Ivers and Company was best known for its production of cheap books including Beadle’s Dime Dialogues, Dime Speakers, Dime Hand Books, Boy’s Library, and Deadwood Dick Library.

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Conditions

Date FEB 6,2014

Summary Poor

Assessor Ben Locke

Notes Most of the issues are held together with tape. All have heavy edgewear, paper aging, and small tears


Events

Date JUN 20,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 1, Shelf 20 from Room 1, Shelf 18 - automatic entry by admin


Date JUN 20,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 12 from Room 1, Shelf 20 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

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