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Paul W. Belcher novel manuscript

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3924
Scope and Contents Collection includes the original manuscript and a photocopy of Paul W. Belcher's novel, The Cruise of the Petrel. The manuscript is the fourth draft of the work. It is handwritten on lined paper, hand illustrated, has ten chapters, and is one hundred-forty pages in length. The story is about three boys, Jack, Paul, and Dick, who build a yacht and go on an adventure in the Great Salt Lake. They find radium on a mysterious island. There is also a love story that develops throughout the...
Dates: 1900

The Black Wheel

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 393
Scope and Contents

Galley proofs and pasted proofs with handwritten corrections of two novels by Merritt. "The Black Wheel" was completed by Hannes Bok (1914-1964), an American author and illustrator, after the death of Merritt. The book was published in 1948. Also included are proofs of "The Fox Woman" by Merritt, which was published in 1946.

Dates: 1940-1948

The country editor

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 544
Scope and Contents

Typewritten, signed draft of the article "The Country Editor" as submitted by White to "Harper's" magazine. Also included is the printed article in the magazine. The draft has editorial changes made in White's own hand. The article is about life in small towns in America and the impact the newspaper editor there has on the communiaty.

Dates: 1915

Dorita : a little Maya girl

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2746
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and typewritten drafts of a story of a little girl. The story is about a real person but seems to have fictional elements in it. Also included are correspondence. Most of these items deal with Rhoads' attempts to get the story published.

Dates: 1939-1967

Marie F. Felt speeches and Sunday school lessons

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1770
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and typewritten drafts and final versions of speeches and Sunday school lessons. Also included are newspaper clippings, magazine articles, and a biography of Felt by her children. Most of the materials are intended for Mormon children and teach simple precepts of the Mormon faith.

Dates: 1940-1964

William Kenneth Firmage novel drafts and correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 6147

Drafts of novels and plays written by William Kenneth Firmage, as well as correspondence concerning his writings, dated circa 1980-1989.

Dates: Other: approximately 1980-1989

Vardis Fisher plays

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1346
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copies of five original plays averaging 25 pages each. The items include: "Voices of Spring," "Dream Shadow," "In the Valley of the Stars," "Ersatz Marriages," and "Comedy of Errors."

Dates: 1960

Howard C. Gardiner papers

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 181
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, newspaper clippings, handwritten book drafts, ledgers, an article, and sermons by John David Gardiner, Howard's father. The drafts relate to Howard Gardiner's book "The Story of a California Pioneer," later published as "In Pursuit of the Golden Dream."

Dates: 1814-1896

God, Man, and the Universe

 File — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 717
Scope and Contents

Typed manuscript of a book published by the Bookcraft Company in Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1968. Andrus writes on how Mormons view the universe and man's purpose in it.

Dates: 1968

I talk about my children

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2734
Scope and Contents

Typewritten book draft with handwritten corrections. Stewart writes about raising her children. Also included are photocopies of entries from numerous national and international biographical dictionaries and directories which list Stewart.

Dates: approximately 1975

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