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On being lifted up

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 487
Scope and Contents

This is an essay that appears to have been written for publication in either a newspaper or journal. It deals with the topic of levitation, and how to explain its historical occurrences. Numerous ideas are discussed: sorcery, bewitched souls, fairies, the use of mediums, and philosophy. Many writers on the subject are also treated.

Dates: 1885

Oral history interview with Peter Crawley

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6738
Abstract

Transcripts and audiocassette tapes containing an oral history acquired during two interviews conducted by Brad Westwood on February 7 and May 2, 2008 with Peter Crawley.

Dates: 2008

Robert Orr papers

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 814
Scope and Contents

Handwritten poems, minutes of a meeting of the Relief Society of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and a biography of Zina D. H. Young, a wife of the second president of the Church, Brigham Young. The poems were written at the death of Brigham Young in 1877. The Relief Society minutes relate to a meeting held in the 64th District school house on 7 Nov. 1893 in an unknown location.

Dates: 1877-1893

Katherine Orrison papers on Written in Stone

 Collection — Carton: 1
Identifier: MSS 8178
Scope and Contents

Collection contains research materials for and drafts of Katherine Orrison's book Written in Stone, describing the filming of Cecil B. Demille's The Ten Commandments (1956). Dated approximately 1998-approximately 1999.

Dates: approximately 1998-approximately 1999

Out of the cage of mirrors

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2783
Scope and Contents

Typewritten poem with handwritten corrections in red ink. The item was written by an unknown Mormon author and deals with Mormon doctrine. The date of compositon is uncertain.

Dates: approximately 1950

Ruth Louise Partridge papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1544
Scope and Contents

Contains the papers of Partridge, including correspondence and letters, typescripts, Minutia newspaper columns, news clippings and articles, genealogical and historical information, written stories, nursing information, and other personal information concerning her professional, volunteer and private activities. Also includes information on George Shepherd Taylor and George M. Taylor. Materials date from between 1862 and 1955.

Dates: approximately 1862-1955

Thomas Pauly papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 8947
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of research materials on Zane Grey used by Thomas Pauly to write the 2005 book Zane Grey: His Life, His Adventures, His women. Includes materials on Zane Grey's world record fish, "My Living Past," written by Zane Grey, correspondence, a Zane Grey diary photocopy, Dolly Grey diary photocopy, and the "key to Zane Grey's Sex Language Code" photocopy. The Zane Grey items where created by approximately 1900-1925.

Dates: before 2005

Ellis Taylor Peirce correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1573
Scope and Contents

Letters, mostly typed, to and from Ellis Peirce. The missives largely are to and from family members and friends and are concerned with family and friendship matters. They also mention the publication of books by Ellis' associates, and refer to relations with Indians. Also includes some photographs. Dated 1921-1925.

Dates: 1921-1925

Penda the quadroon

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

Autograph manuscript of a children's story, originally titled "Far From My Home," concerning the Spanish colonization of the West Indies island of Dominica and the role played by Penda, a quadroon in the service of the Governor's wife. Several pages of the manuscript are written on the reverse side of earlier versions of the story.

Dates: approximately 1800-1874

Jolene B. Perry drafts and notes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8114
Scope and Contents

Contains drafts and notes from books written by Perry, including Left to Love, and My Forever. Materials date from between 2010 and 2012.

Dates: 2010-2012

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