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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

Black Hawk pageant : our heritage from the pioneers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1672
Scope and Contents Printed pageant program which includes the whole script verbatim.
Dates: 1937

Cedar Breaks

 File — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1630
Scope and Contents Two typewritten manuscripts of the story "Cedar Breaks." Each of the versions contains the fictional story of a Mormon family in Cedar City, Utah practicing polygamy. The story was published in 1976 under the title, "Zion Town."
Dates: 1967

Louisa Chamberlain : a youthful pioneer

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2611
Scope and Contents Typewritten story with handwritten corrections. The story is a fictionalized account of a young woman living in New Harmony, Utah. In the item, Chamberlain tells about her life in nineteenth century Utah.
Dates: 1958

Fire in the Bones play manuscript

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1440
Scope and Contents Typed manuscript of Roger's play "Fire in the Bones." The play explores the circumstances surrounding the Mountain Meadows Massacre and subsequent execution of John D. Lee.
Dates: 1978

Play about John C. Fremont [Fremont] coming to Parowan

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3042
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typed manuscript. The author and date of the item are unknown. The play was written for "pioneer days." The play mentions prominent people who had visited or came from Parowan, Utah.
Dates: approximately 1920

Jessica Day George papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 7550
Scope and Contents Collection contains advanced reader copies of Jessica Day George's publications, editions of those works from Great Britain, France, and Italy, as well as manuscripts from four of her books. Other material in this collection includes printed copies of interviews, correspondence, publicity materials, and crayon drawings of a dress mentioned in Dragon Slippers. Dated 2006-2010.
Dates: 2006-2010

Mette Ivie Harrison papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8039
Scope and Contents Contains papers and manuscripts written by Mette Ivie Harrison throughout her life. Includes school papers written in 9th grade and others throughout her college years. The manuscripts are a mix of published and non-published manuscripts with letters from publishers. The manuscripts cover themes of young adult fiction and science fiction. Dated approximately 1984-2012.
Dates: 1984-2012

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

The legacy of the trunk

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 865
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a fictionalized biography of Ada Rendell (1842-1879) who became the second wife of William W. D. Durrant in 1875. Ada was a native of Newfoundland who was orphaned by the age of twenty. She came to Utah where she lived with her husband, a pioneer and rancher, in Vernon. She died shortly after giving birth to her third son.
Dates: 1973

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