Under Western Skies: Ernest Haycox and the West in Fiction and Film
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Schulz. Original cover illustration for the Popular Library edition of Secret River, 1960. Ernest Haycox Memorial Library (2266K)

Ernest Haycox at work in the 1930s. On loan from Ernest Haycox, Jr. (215K)

Ernest Haycox in the early 1930s. On loan from Ernest Haycox, Jr. (150K)

First page of the original typescript to the short story "Secret River," 1928. Ernest Haycox Papers, Coll. 164 (563K)

Haycox's story "Secret River" was originally published in Short Stories on February 25, 1928. Ernest Haycox Papers, Coll. 164 (483K)

Haycox, Ernest. Secret River. New York: Popular Library, 1960. This edition also included the story "The Trail of the Barefoot Pony." Ernest Haycox Papers, Coll. 164 (253K)

Haycox, Ernest. Letter to Charles Alexander, a college friend and another writer of Western fiction, in which he discusses his first novel, Free Grass. February 15, 1929. Charles Alexander Papers, Ax 6 (587K, 473K)

First page of the revised typescript of Free Grass, 1929. Ernest Haycox Papers, Col. 164 (530K)

Haycox, Ernest. Free Grass. London: Transworld Publishers (Corgi Books), 1958. Ernest Haycox Memorial Library (190K)

Woodward, C.L. Original cover illustration for the Grosset and Dunlap edition of Deep West, 1948. Ernest Haycox Memorial Library (2799K)

Haycox, Ernest. Deep West. New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1948. Ernest Haycox Memorial Library ()

First and second pages of Haycox's revised typescript of Deep West, 1936. Ernest Haycox Papers, Coll. 164 (496K, 565K)

Haycox's hand-drawn map of the setting for Deep West, ca. 1936. Ernest Haycox Papers, Coll. 164 (551K)

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