NIU Acquires Chicon 3

Northern Illinois has acquired the archives from Chicon 3, the 20th World Science Fiction Convention, held in 1962. The archives includes extensive correspondence with Isaac Asimov, Robert Heinlein, Theodore Sturgeon, Alfred Hitchcock’s people, Ray Bradbury, and Forrest Ackerman, among others. The acquisition was made possible through a grant from the Friends of the NIU Library.

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  1. Topics about Science-fiction » Archive » NIU Acquires Chicon 3 — April 2, 2009 @ 7:57 pm

    [...] Gerry Canavan put an intriguing blog post on NIU Acquires Chicon 3Here’s a quick excerptNorthern Illinois has acquired the archives from Chicon 3, the 20th World Science Fiction Convention, held in 1962. The archives includes extensive [...]

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