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Family kingdom

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2336
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of a typewritten book draft with handwritten corrections. The book "Family Kingdom" is a fictionalized account of the lives of the author's parents, John W. Taylor (1858-1916), an apostle in the Mormon Church, and Janet Maria Woolley Taylor (1870- ), a polygamous wife.

Dates: circa 1950

Great reckonings in little rooms

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1831
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copy of Smeath's dissertaion for her PhD degree in the Department of Theatre and Cinematic Arts at Brigham Young University. The item is entitled: "Great reckonings in little rooms: Christopher Marlowe, Thomas Kyd, and certian circles of association." Also included are two typewritten plays with handwritten corrections. They are entitled: "A Pride of Heretics" and "The Foreordained."

Dates: 1976-1979

Miscellaneous items of Mormon literature

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 3341
Scope and Contents

The collection contains four manuscript short stories, one poem, eight pages of handwritten notes, and one typed pageant script.

Dates: 1900

Reunion

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1885
Scope and Contents

Typewritten play dealing with a Mormon family at the time of a Mormon General Conference.

Dates: 1978

Samuel W. Taylor papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 716
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, research materials, and drafts relating to Taylor's histories, novels, articles, plays, and motion picture scripts. The materials relate to a wide range of Mormon related topics and to other subjects.

Dates: 1940-1970

Douglas H. Thayer papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3178
Abstract

The collections consists primarily of manuscripts of Thayer's works, including personal notes, publisher/editor corrections and correspondence, and some public response. Also included are various newspaper and magazine articles featuring the author.

Dates: approximately 1950-2009

A trip on Memory Ship

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 693
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten "pageant." The item depicts scenes in the life of Martha Smith Harris. She was the daughter of Hyrum Smith (1800-1844), the brother of the first president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Joseph Smith (1805-1844).

Dates: approximately 1950