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Kenneth Moore Papers

 Collection — Box: JM Multi Small 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: JM004

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of nine books written by James A. Michener; correspondence between Nellie Adams Moore and Erik J. Mason; one letter by Nellie Adams Moore giving background information on the Moores and Erik J. Mason; newspaper articles by David Streitfeld, John Marshall, and Jules Wagman; and one photograph taken during a 90th birthday party for James A. Michener hosted by the University of Texas at Austin.


  • 1980-1997
  • Existence: 2005

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance. For more information contact James A. Michener Library, Archival Services Department, University of Northern Colorado, campus Box 48, Greeley, CO 80639, Phone: (970) 351-2854, E-mail:

Biographical / Historical

Nellie Adams Moore and Kenneth Moore were students at Colorado State College of Education when James A. Michener was a teacher at the model school. Nellie Adams was a high school student and Kenneth Moore served as a student teacher under Michener. Erik J. Mason edited some of Michener's books, including The Eagle and the Raven.


1 Folder(s) (Series 1: Correspondence Series 2: Newspaper clippings Series 3: Photograph )

9 Item(s) (Series 4: Books)

Language of Materials



The Kenneth Moore Papers consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, and one photograph relating to James A. Michener, and nine books written by James A. Michener.


The collection is organized into the following series:

Series 1: Correspondence

Series 2: Newspaper clippings

Series 3: Photograph

Series 4: Books

Kenneth Moore Papers
Melissa Gurney
February 11, 2016
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Northern Colorado Repository

University Libraries
James A. Michener Library L119
Campus Box 48
Greeley CO 80639