Mark Batten Manuscript

Collection Summary

Title: Mark Batten Manuscript
Call Number: MS 88-24
Size: 1.0 linear feet
Acquisition: Donated by Martin Bush
Processed By: LTM, 12-1-1987; JEF, 2-18-1998; MN, 11-2012
Restrictions: None

Literary Rights

Literary rights were not granted to Wichita State University. When permission is granted to examine the manuscripts, it is not an authorization to publish them. Manuscripts cannot be used for publication without regard for common law literary rights, copyright laws and the laws of libel. It is the responsibility of the researcher and his/her publisher to obtain permission to publish. Scholars and students who eventually plan to have their work published are urged to make inquiry regarding overall restrictions on publication before initial research.

Content Note

The manuscript comprising this collection, “The Visual Arts and the System of Spheroidal-Conoidal Derivatives,” is written by Mark Batten. It appears that this manuscript was to be made into a published work.


Mark Batten (1905-1993) was a sculptor and a direct carver in stone from Great Britain.

Detailed Description: Box and Folder Listing

Box 1 FF 1 Contains a handwritten manuscript by Mark Batten titled “The Visual Arts: The System of Spheroidal-Conoidal Derivatives.”