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Zane Grey papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 507
Includes 35 literary manuscripts of published and unpublished Western romances and sports writings. The bulk of the items are first draft pencil holographs written on one side of legal sized paper. Of those in print their publication dates range from 1912 to 1963. Some of these titles include "Desert Gold," "The Rainbow Trail," "The Border Legion," "To the Last Man," "Tappan's Burro," "The Shepherd of Guadaloupe," and "Robbers' Roost." The collection also includes some minor correspondence and memorabilia.

Dates

  • 1912-1939

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

6 boxes (3 linear ft.) : handwritten

Biographical / Historical

Author of fiction on the American West.

Other Finding Aids

Folder-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/VMSS507.xml

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Zane Grey papers
Status
completed
Author
Leslie Evens
Date
2011 October 31
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States