The emigrants, or the island of Esmeralda

The emigrants, or the island of Esmeralda

Dates: 1920

Handwritten book draft. The item is an excerpt from a novel. It is chapters seven and eight of part two of the work. The title of the chapters are "The Balloon Voyage" and "The Escape." The pages are numbered from 66 to 103. The story is about a voyage to a land of many birds. The novel has illustrations and was apparently written for young readers. The author of the item, and the date of its composition are unknown.

  • Extent: 1 v. (0.3 linear ft.) : 37 p.
  • Call Number: MSS 403
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from The Emigrants or The Island of Esmeralda must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Languages and Scripts
English
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 403; The Emigrants or The Island of Esmeralda; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 403, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Literature
Genre / Form
Adventure stories; Drafts (Documents); Fiction
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS403
Finding Aid Title
Emigrants, or the island of Esmeralda
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-25T04:25-0600
Finding Aid Language
English


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Ryan Lee
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