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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 6 Collections and/or Records:

Debbie Brothers and Susan Dillon Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: JM057
Abstract Two images photographs of James A. Michener, Ed Piszek, and Stan Musial taken by Deborah E. Brothers and Susan Dillon.
Dates: 1996-1997

Donald K. Conover Papers

 Collection
Identifier: JM065
Abstract An eight page typed manuscript used for a presentation made by Don K. Conover in 2002. Several photographs and two small advertisements for Legal Spirits Restaurant/Tavern in Easton, Maryland.
Dates: 2002

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

John Hanks Collection

 Collection
Identifier: JM079
Abstract This collection consists of newspaper articles and photographs pertaining to James A. Michener's visits to the state of Wyoming.
Dates: 1974-1990

Marjorie Christiansen Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: JM070
Abstract This collection consists of negatives, photographs, and slides of the May 6, 1941 Hays Picnic held at Colorado State College of Education.
Dates: 1941-05-06; Existence: 1998

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