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JM. James A. Michener Papers and Special Collections

 Record Group
Identifier: JM
Created in 1978 after James A. Michener donated thirty-seven linear feet of his papers, relating primarily to his novel Centennial. Shortly before his death in 1997 Michener designated the University of Northern Colorado the home of the bulk of his writing and publishing legacy. The James A. Michener Papers and Special Collection contains a variety of material relating to the James A. Michener's life and work.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

James A. Michener Art Museum Works

 Collection
Identifier: JM085
Abstract 11 works of art deaccessioned from the James A. Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. The materials were transferred to UNC Archival Services in May 2012.
Dates: -; Existence: Date acquired: 2012-05-04

Tessa J. Dalton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: JM005
Abstract This collection contains publications, photographs taken by Tessa J. Dalton, negatives and contact sheets, clippings and articles about Michener, correspondence, interviews on cassette tapes, a copy of the manuscript for "In Search of Centennial" with corrections by Tessa Dalton, slides, photo documentation, and other related materials.
Dates: 1972; Existence: 1999, Acquisition

Yuri Nakata Collection

 Collection
Identifier: JM060
Abstract This collection consists of correspondence and articles about James A. Michener and Mari Michener. The collection was complied by Yuri Nakata a friend of Mari Michener
Dates: 1955-2004