Corianton broadsides

Corianton broadsides

Dates: ca. 1920

Includes broadside poster, window poster, and lithograph, publicizing "Corianton," a motion picture be based on a play by Orestes U. Bean, which in turn was based on, "Corianton: a Nephite Story," by B. H. Roberts. A serialized version of the story was published in the "Contributor" magazine in 1889. Corianton was a Book of Mormon figure.

  • Extent: 3 folders (0.25 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Corianton (Motion picture)
  • Call Number: MSS 2027
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Broadsides must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 2027; Broadsides; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2027, LTPSC.
Related Material
See also AC 901. A1 no. 644.
Subject Terms
Bean, Orestes U.; Roberts, B. H. (Brigham Henry), 1857-1933; Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Lithographs; Mormons in motion pictures; Performing Arts
Genre / Form
Book of Mormon stories--Drama; Broadsides; Posters
Corianton (Motion picture)
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Corianton broadsides
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-04-23T12:50-0600
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John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts