Cushing Memorial Library, Texas A & M University

Inventory of the Gregory Benford Collection:

Descriptive Summary and Abstract

Creator Benford, Gregory, 1941-
Title Inventory of the Gregory Benford Collection:
Dates n.a.
Identification SCI FI MSS 00176
Extent .5 linear ft.
Language English.
Repository Cushing Memorial Library College Station, TX 77843-5000

Biographical Note

Gregory Benford was born January 30, 1941, in Mobile, AL. He earned college degrees through the Ph. D. in physics from 1960 – 1967. Benford is a practicing scientist, a professor of physics at the University of California, Irvine. Benford has been honored with the Woodrow Wilson Fellowship; Nebula Awards, John W. Campbell Award, the Ditmar award, and several others.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of one manuscript, of the novelette "Shall We Take a Little Walk." Published in Destinies, Winter 1981.


Organization of the Papers

This collection is organized into one box and also has one separated item.
Box 1



No restrictions.

Usage Restrictions

Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Online Catalog Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the online catalog of Cushing Memorial Library. Researchers wishing to find related materials should search the catalog under these index terms.
Benford, Gregory, 1941-
Science fiction

Separated Material

Items separated include: Poster for a Lecture at Texas A&M University, "How to Think Like a Scientist,"November 6, 2006.

Administrative Information


Received from n.a.

Processing Information

Processed by Hal Hall in 2005.

Detailed Description of the Collection


Box 1

1-10 Benford, Gregory. Manuscript of "Shall We Take A Little Walk?." Typed, 49 leaves, photocopies.