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Item, Folder number and/or title, Box number, Romance magazine collection, MSS 353, Special Collections, MSU Libraries, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.
MSU Libraries received this collection through a donation from the Center for Research Libraries and individual donors, 1985 (ca).
Materials were processed by Susan Bogner, Special Collections Intern: Summer 2010.
Historical romance magazine have stories that take place in the past. The genre is ambiguous as romance is defined differently to many readers. The historical aspect should as a rule be a plausible story line for the time period. Walter Scott is usually considered to be the father of historical romance.
This is a collection of 504 historical romance magazines representing 73 titles from 1951 at the earliest to the latest at 1993.
Magazines are alphabetical order by title/date.