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O'Brien (Matthew) papers
Coll #: MS-00849
Date: 2001-2011
Extent: 5 boxes, 1 flat folder (2.96 cubic feet, 6.27 linear feet); 560 digital files (0.71 GB)
The collection is comprised of records from approximately 2001 to 2011 that document writer Matthew O'Brien's work for two of his Las Vegas, Nevada based non-fiction novels: Beneath the Neon: Life and Death in the Tunnels of Las Vegas and My Week at the Blue Angel: and Other Stories From the Storm Drains, Strip Clubs, and Trailer Parks of Las Vegas. Collection materials include research files, chapter drafts, photographs, and correspondence. The collection materials document O'Brien's process in researching the homeless community in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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