Zane Grey papers
Scope and Contents
Includes 35 literary manuscripts of published and unpublished Western romances and sports writings.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.
- Grey, Zane, 1872-1939 (Person)
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.
Biographical / Historical
Author of fiction on the American West.
6 boxes (3 linear ft.) : handwritten
Other Finding Aids
Folder-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/VMSS507.xml
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Zane Grey papers
- Leslie Evens
- 2011 October 31
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.