Beach, Rex, 1877-1949
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Beach, Rex Collection
Abstract Papers created by and about Rex Ellingwood Beach (1877-1949), alumnus of Rollins College, Winter Park FL. Beach traveled to Alaska in 1897 to participate in the Klondike Gold Rush, before becoming a prolific writer of short fiction, novels, articles, plays, and radio plays. He was also involved in the production of films and plays based on his writings. He retained close ties to Rollins, serving as the president of the Rollins Alumni Association from 1927-1944. A significant portion of...
Dates: Created: 1890-1990; Other: Majority of material found in 1920-1950