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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:

Errol Lincoln Uys papers

 Collection
Identifier: JM032
Scope and Contents The Errol L. Uys Papers include correspondence, manuscript pages, research relating to the development of The Covenant, newspaper and periodical clippings concerning the development and international reacrtion to The Covenant, and works of study on The Covenant and the collabotation between Uys and Michener. The strength of the collecion is found with the manuscripts and research relating to the development of The...
Dates: 1972-2008; Majority of material found in dates 1977-1981

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

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