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A thrilling experience of a little girl

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2522
Scope and Contents

Handwritten story with a typescript of it. The item is a short, fictional story about a little girl who survived an attack by Indians.

Dates: approximately 1892

To heaven in a swing : a monodrama based on the life, letters, and journals of Louisa May Alcott

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2366
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a typewritten play with handwritten corrections. The play is a fictional portrayal of Alcott based on her published and personal writings.

Dates: 1982

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

Laura L. Walker papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 9037
Scope and Contents

Contains Laura L. Walker's research for her book, "The Matchup" (2016), a fictional romance novel. Also includes a richer look into her life through family photos from childhood to present in Arizona and her early writings, including outlines for “The Matchup”. Dated 1980-2016, bulk 2013-2016.

Dates: approximately 1980-2016; Majority of material found within approximately 2013-2016

Dan Wells literary manuscripts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8073
Scope and Contents

Contains manuscripts of fantasy fiction novels written by Mormon and Utah native author and Brigham Young University graduate Dan Wells. They include titles such as: I Don't Want to Kill You, I Am Not a Serial Killer, Partials, Fragments, Ruins, Full of Holes, Mr. Monster, Ones and Zeroes, Bluescreen, Deeper Into Chaos, and Bubonicon 44. Each manuscript was typewritten with some having annotations. Materials dated 2000-2016.

Dates: 2000-2016

Jack Weyland letters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 7555
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence that comprises primarily letters to and from publishers and editors concerning Jack Weyland's manuscripts. All are typewritten. Contains critique, comments, and suggestions for improvement. Dated 1979 to 2002.

Dates: 1979-2002

Maurine Whipple papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1546
Scope and Contents

Collection consists primarily of notes for and drafts of Whipple's 1941 novel, The Giant Joshua, as well as for other short works such as The Golden Door, Arizona Strip, and Candle of the Lord. It also contains assorted magazine and newspaper clippings, periodicals, correspondence (including fan mail), audio and microfilm reels, personal and historical research, family history, and personal papers.

Dates: 1968-1982

Marzetta Stevens Willardson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1605
Scope and Contents

Handwritten, typed, and photocopied personal papers of Marzetta Willardson. The collection includes poems, essays, and short stories in rough and finished forms as well as correspondence and other assorted materials.

Dates: 1968-1979

Joseph Leopold Wirthlin letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 694
Scope and Contents

TLS. to Kate B. Carter of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers regarding a book of pioneer histories, and his praise for and desire that young people learn of Latter-day Saint pioneer history.

Dates: 1957

Jean Woodman papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1791
Scope and Contents

Scrapbook, interview tape and transcript, newspaper clippings, articles, a publisher's contract, and literary and family memorabilia. Eight of the eleven folders relate to Woodman's novel, "Glory Spent," including information on the writing process, relationships with the publisher, and the review process. Also included is Woodman's biography of her husband, Herbert B. Woodman.

Dates: 1939-1964

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L. Tom Perry Special Collections 71
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Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 51
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Performing Arts 13
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Fantasy fiction, American 10
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Latter Day Saint authors -- History 4
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American poetry -- 20th century 3
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Indians of North America -- Fiction 3
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Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah, 1857 -- Fiction 2
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Biography 1
Black Hawk War (Utah), 1865-1872 -- Fiction 1
Blarney Stone (Blarney Castle, Blarney, Ireland) -- Fiction 1
Blogs 1
Book of Mormon 1
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Certificates 1
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 5
Rogers, Thomas F. 3
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 3
Taylor, John Whittaker, 1858-1916 2
Taylor, Samuel W. (Samuel Woolley), 1907-1997 2
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Trotti, Lamar, 1900-1952 2
Yore, Clem (Clement), 1875-1936 2
Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888 1
Anderson, Nephi, 1865-1923 1
Asimov, Isaac, 1920-1992 1
Bacall, Lauren, 1924-2014 1
Beck, Annie Rowe 1
Belcher, Paul W. (Paul William), 1884-1936 1
Bogart, Humphrey, 1899-1957 1
Bown, M. D. 1
Bradbury, Walter I. 1
Bromfield, Louis 1
Brown, Marilyn McMeen Miller, 1938- 1
Butler, D.J. (David John), 1973- 1
Butler, Susan Elizabeth Redd, 1880-1977 1
Camp, Shannen Crane, 1987- 1
Card, Orson Scott 1
Carter, Kate B. 1
Chamberlain, Louisa 1
Crandall, Evelyn, 1876-1967 1
Daughters of Utah Pioneers 1
Deseret Book Company 1
Doubelday and Company, inc 1
Durrant, Ada Rendell 1
Durrant, William W. D. 1
Firmage, William Kenneth, 1910- 1
Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 1
George, Jessica Day, 1976- 1
Greer, George D. 1
Harker, Herbert 1
Harris, Martha Ann Smith, 1841-1923 1
Harrison, Hal 1
Harrison, Mette Ivie, 1970- 1
Hathaway, Henry, 1898-1985 1
Helmer, Eduard 1
Hickman, Laura, 1956- 1
Hickman, Tracy 1
Hinrichsen, Ronda Gibb 1
Hopkins, Kenneth 1
Houghton, Katharine 1
Humphries, Verna Durrant 1
Hyams, Joe 1
Hyde, John, 1833-1875 1
Hübener, Helmuth, 1925-1942 1
James, Will, 1892-1942 1
Jump, Gordon 1
Keller, David H. (David Henry), 1880-1966 1
Kelly, Martin L. 1
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 1
Knowles, Eleanor, 1932-2010 1
Kyd, Thomas, 1558-1594 1
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 1
Leffertes, George 1
Leonard, J. H. 1
Life, the Universe, & Everything (Symposium) 1
Lund, Gerald N. (1939-) 1
MacDonald, John D. (John Dann), 1916-1986 1
Malet, Lucas, 1852-1931 1
Marlowe, Christopher, 1564-1593 1
Marquardt, H. Michael 1
Mason, A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley), 1865-1948 1
Norton, Andre 1
Olson, Camille Fronk 1
Perry, Jolene B. (Jolene Betty), 1976- 1
Pike, Aprilynne 1
Pike, Kenneth (1980-) 1
Rhoads, Dorothy 1
Rich, Alice Redd 1
Richards, Morgan, Jr. 1
Roberts, B. H. (Brigham Henry), 1857-1933 1
Sadleir, Michael, 1888-1957 1
Salt Lake Theatre 1
Sears, Gale 1
Smeath, Frances Anne 1
Smith, Clark Ashton, 1893-1961 1
Smith, Ethan, 1762-1849 1
Smith, Hyrum, 1800-1844 1
Sparks, Beatrice 1
Spaulding, Solomon, 1761-1816 1
Spivey, Jefferson 1
Taylor, Nettie, 1870-1956 1
Thayer, Douglas H., 1929-2017 1
Thurber, Phebe 1
Totten, Robert 1
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation 1
Viencek, Robert 1
Walker, Laura L., 1975- 1
Warner, Elisha, 1889-1979 1
Wells, Dan, 1977- 1
Weyland, Jack, 1940- 1
Wheelock, George A. 1
Whipple, Maurine, 1903-1992 1
Willardson, Marzetta Stevens 1
Wirthlin, Joseph Leopold, 1893-1963 1
Woodman, Herbert B. 1
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