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Lewis S. Miner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-2286

Scope and Contents

This collection includes many unpublished manuscripts by Miner, such as Brighton Boys at Luminous Lake, The March King, and Yankee Lad at Vicksburg. There are also book reviews, royalty statements, agreements, and correspondence. The collection also contains periodicals from the 1930s and a few personal items such as a scrapbook and poster.

Dates

  • 1903 - 1969

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Lewis S. Miner published several books from the 1940s to the 1960s including Mightier Than the Sword, Front Lines and Headlines: Story of Richard Harding Davis, and Pilot on the River.

Extent

2 Linear Feet (2 boxes [1 record carton and 1 small flat box])

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Lewis S. Miner published several books from the 1940s to the 1960s including Mightier Than the Sword, Front Lines and Headlines: Story of Richard Harding Davis, and Pilot on the River. This collection includes many unpublished manuscripts, book reviews, royalty statements, agreements, correspondence, periodicals from the 1930s, and a few personal items such as a scrapbook and poster.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Christine B. Little

Creator

Source

Title
Lewis S. Miner Papers, 1903-1969
Status
Completed
Author
Carter Lynn Thurmond
Date
2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • June 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.

Collecting Area Details

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Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library