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William Sansom papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1977
Scope and Contents

Fifteen typewritten short stories with handwritten corrections, a script for a television play, essays, photographs, and articles. The materials document some of Sansom's writing career.

Dates: 1969-1972

Ultimus

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 952
Scope and Contents

Essays bound under the title of "Ultimus." These writings are the author's expression of her faith relating to Jesus Christ and Mormonism.

Dates: 1977

Upton Sinclair's opinion of the Mormon Church

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2833
Scope and Contents

Typewritten excerpts from the writings of Upton Sinclair. Sinclair presents a negative opinion of the Mormon Church including, "Seldom has a priestly caste evolved a more perfect system for separating its devotees from their cash."

Dates: 1940

White horse prophecy

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 244
Scope and Contents

Handwritten prophecy supposedly related by John J. Roberts and Edwin Rushton in 1843 by Joseph Smith, first president of the Mormon Church, and written down some time later. The item is called the "White Horse Prophecy" or the "Horse Shoe Prophecy." The dating of the item is uncertain.

Dates: 1900

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

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Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), 1874-1965. Purely for my pleasure 1
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Roberts, J. J. (John J.) 2
California State Prison at San Quentin 1