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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

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

The emigrants, or the island of Esmeralda

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 403
Scope and Contents

Handwritten book draft. The item is an excerpt from a novel. It is chapters seven and eight of part two of the work. The title of the chapters are "The Balloon Voyage" and "The Escape." The pages are numbered from 66 to 103. The story is about a voyage to a land of many birds. The novel has illustrations and was apparently written for young readers. The author of the item, and the date of its composition are unknown.

Dates: 1920

The end of the night

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 386
Scope and Contents

Uncorrected printer's proofs. The item is a novel, copyrighted 1960, that was published by Simon & Schuster publishers of New York City in 1961.

Dates: 1960

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

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

Infatuation : a fiction founded on fact

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 509
Scope and Contents

Typewritten manuscript of an unpublished book entitled; "Infatuation: A Fiction Founded on Fact." This work is a novel based on the author's negative experiences with Mormonism.

Dates: 1858

David H. Keller short stories

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 389
Scope and Contents

Typewritten short stories in five volumes which entail six stories. One of the items is a handwritten draft of the story "Stenographer's Hands." The stories are: "The White City," "Unto Us a Child is Born," "The Growing Wall," "The Time Projector," and "Lillith's Left Hand."

Dates: 1931-1942

The legendary curse of the hope diamond

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2810
Scope and Contents

Typewritten script of the television play "The Legendary Curse of the Hope Diamond."

Dates: 1975

Gerald N. Lund papers

Identifier: MSS 8707
Scope and Contents

Contains materials related to Gerald Lund's writing, Church Education System administration, and teaching careers, as well as his service as a general authority of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Includes drafts of his works, both manuscripts and screenplays, research notes and articles, teaching materials, travel records, e-mails, and letters. Materials dated approximately 1970 to 2022.

Dates: approximately 1970-2022

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