University to unveil horror writer's 'Death Collection'

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This Oct. 29, 2013 photo taken in Evanston, Ill., shows manuscript librarian Benn Joseph, of the Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections, holding photographs of women modeling burial gowns. The photos, just some of the artifacts from the “Death Collection” - an archive of death-related oddities once owned by horror novelist and screenwriter Michael McEachern McDowell purchased by Northwestern University. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)