Manuscript

Scope and Content

Manuscript of the book which is in the form of an original typescript; Vivien Thomas has made minor emendations to the text. Printing mark-up is minimal and in Schmidt's hand, indicating that the volume was typeset in-house. Stored with: 3 letters from Thomas and 2 letters from Carole Reeves relating to proof-corrections; and an earlier typescript version of the book's introduction, of which the revised (published) version is also included.

Arrangement

The page numbering of the file is as follows: 21 initial sheets numbered i-xxi by the archivist; the main text with original foliation, running 1-75; and the notes and glossary section of the book, which has its own numbering sequence running 1-25.