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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 9 Collections and/or Records:

Donald L. White Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: JM015
Abstract Correspondence produced and recieved by Donald L. White in his search for a copy of the 1975 Anniversary Edition of Margaret Mitchell's Gone with the Wind. with an introduction written by James A. Michener.
Dates: 1984-08-08 - 1984-11-26; Existence: 1998-06-17

Edith Tint Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: JM019
Abstract This collection consists of two letters between Mrs. Gilbert (Edith) Tint and James A. Michener regarding the origin of the name "Allegri" in Michener's novel The Fires of Spring.
Dates: 1952; Existence: 2000-09-14

F. X. Roberts and C. D. Rhine Papers

 Collection
Identifier: JM022
Abstract This collection contains copies of manuscripts, correspondences, research materials, photographs, information about James A. Michener, and other information related to the writing of the book, James A. Michener: A Checklist of His Works with a Selected, Annotated Bibliography.
Dates: 1900-1997; Existence: 1995-05-10

Henry C. Jensen Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: JM009
Abstract Correspondence from James A. Michener to Henry C. Jensen, a former student of James A.Michener student at Colorado State College of Education (now the University of Northern Colorado).
Dates: 1941-1949; Existence: 1998

James A. Michener Society Records

 Collection
Identifier: JM034
Abstract James A. Michener Society Records contains correspondence, financial records, membership, newsletter, newspaper clippings, photographs, annual conference packages, and other materials related to the history of the organization.
Dates: Existence: 2000 October 30; 1964-ongoing; Majority of material found in dates 1998-2002

Norris Anderson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: JM080
Abstract This collection consists of articles and correspondence by/about Norris Anderson and James A. Michener.
Dates: 1983-1999; Existence: 2000-02-23

River Oaks Baptist School Collection of James A. Michener Papers

 Collection
Identifier: JM020
Abstract A collection of letters and photographs relating to the Michener Collection at the River Oaks Baptist School in Houston, Texas dating from 1997-2000.
Dates: 1997-2001; Existence: 2000-10-19; Existence: 2001-03-29

University of Pennsylvania Collection of Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser

 Collection
Identifier: JM012
Abstract Photocopies of James A. Michener's correspondence with Carl Zigrosser from 1953 to 1962 relating to Japanese prints and the Michener sponsored Modern Japanese Print Contest.
Dates: 1953-1962

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