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Winston M. Estes Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS01


The papers document the writing career of Winston Estes. The papers consist largely of manuscripts of his published and unpublished work but also include clippings about the author and his work as well as notes and correspondence.


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Terms Governing Use

Copyright has not been transferred to Texas Christian University.

Biographical Sketch

Winston Estes was born on October 31, 1917, in Quanah, Texas. A career Air Force officer, Estes’s first book, Winston in Wonderland, was published in 1956. His other books include Another Part of the House, A Simple Act of Kindness, Andy Jessup, and Homefront. Winston Estes died in Camden, South Carolina, on September 13, 1982.


7.00 Linear feet

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Arranged in one series: I. Winston M. Estes Papers, 1956-1990.

Physical Location

Vault GF 4-6


Gift of Elizabeth Estes Baldwin, 1997.

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Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Mary Couts Burnett Library Repository

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