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Section I: A Shooting Star.
Fragmentary drafts, carbon typescript, 14 pp.; typescript, 20 pp.
First draft, incomplete, typescript, 333 pp.
Early drafts and notes.
Semifinal draft (lacks ending), carbon typescript, 488 pp.
Final draft (essentially semifinal draft, with ending), typescript and carbon typescript, 509 pp.
Revisions of final draft, carbon typescript, pp. 309 - 477, 129, 134 - 5, 162
Correspondence re publication, 1960 - 1961(34).
Section II: The Gathering Of Zion.
Early fragmentary drafts, including:
Miscellaneous typescript and carbon typescript, some with autograph correction, 61 pp.
Chapter on 1856 Handcart Migration, carbon typescript, 25 pp.
Flight Out Of Egypt, (Mormon migration of 1846-7), typescript, 17 pp.
(Same), early draft, typescript with autograph corrections, 24 pp.
(Same), as adapted as Chapter 5, typescript and carbon typescript, with autograph corrections, 15 pp.
Introduction, two different drafts, typescript, 13 pp. and 16 pp.
Camp Of Israel, typescript with autograph corrections, 22 pp.
Winter trek of 1847, typescript with autograph corrections, 25 pp.
First draft, typescript (partially carbon), pp. 1 - 245.
Late draft, typescript, 323 pp.
Correspondence re publication, 1961 - 1965(65), including letters from:
Brooks, Juanita, 1961 - 1964(18).
Section III. Research Material On Mormonism.
Journals, unidentified, 1856,typescript and two carbon typescript, 10 pp.
Journals, general file, including those of:
Beebe, Charles E., typescript, 7 pp.
Huntington, William, xerox typescript, 28 pp.
Pratt, Orson, xerox excerpts from journal as published in The Latter Day Saints' Millenial Star, 1849 - 1850,32 pp.
Richards, Willard, chemical copy typescript, 11 pp.
Smith, George A., chemical copy typescript, 4 pp.
Journal of Joan Rio Baker, from England to the Salt Lake Valley, 1851,xerox copy excerpts from the Logan, Utah, Herald-Journal, c. 1936,58 pp.
Journals of Fanny Beebe. Typescript, June 14, 1857 - February 13, 1861198 pp. (with carbon typescript of first part to April 10, 1858, 107 pp.).
Beebe family memorabilia, including:
Miscellaneous, including a leaf picked up July 6, 1865; newspaper clippings (3); Harvard Club memorial to J. Arthur Beebe.
Correspondence, with: Frisby, Leah R. TLS N.D.
Beebe, Esther, autograph letter signed, 2/22/1877.
Cobden-Sanderson, T.G., als, February 2, ----.
Dickens, Charles Jr., als, 11/10/1887.
Fiske, George L., als, 5/5/1878.
Harrison, Robert H., als, 6/17/1884.
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, als to Mr. Hammond re: "nor" as correlative of "not, neither", quotes from Shakespeare and Ecclesiastes
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, als and calling card, 6/23/1862.
Morgan, Juliet, als, 3/3, 3/17, and 3/20/1866.
Invitations, 1824 - 1851(2).
Receipts, 1885 - 1906(5).
Beebe family photographs, 1863 - 1900(53), including autographed photo of George Peabody, 1869.
Miscellaneous source material, including:
Frazier, Arthur W., Biography of Thomas Leonard and Thomas E. Frazier, typescript, 22 pp.
Guide To the Route Map Of the Mormon Pioneers, published by Millroy and Hayes, xerox copy.
Historic Mormon Country, pamphlet. (3).
Jenson, Andrew, Day By Day With The Utah Pioneers, 1847,a revision of the account published April 5-July 24, 1897,in the Salt Lake Tribune.
Johannsen, Robert W., Overland Migrations West Of the Mississippi, carbon typescript, 92 pp.
Map of the Mormon Trail, 1847.
New York Daily Tribune, May 28, 1844,article on Life In Nauvoo, xerox copy.
Sorenson, Parry D., Nauvoo Times and Seasons, tearsheets.
Stegner, Louise, Adventures In Pursuit Of Nebraska History, interview published by the Greater Omaha Historical Society.
Wakefield, Eliza M., The Handcart Trail, xerox copy.
Section IV: Documents.
American Association For State and Local History, Award Of Merit, for The Gathering Of Zion, October 15, 1965.
Secondary source material on Robert Frost
Books by Wallace Stegner (separately shelved)
The Gathering Of Zion, New York, Mc-Graw Hill Book Co., 1964.
The Gathering Of Zion, , London, Eyre and Spottiswoode, Ltd., 1966.
A Shooting Star, New York, The Viking Press, 1961.
A Shooting Star, , New York, Dell Press, 1962(first paperback edition).
Una Estrella Fugaz, Barcelona, Plaza & Janés, S.A., 1964(second Spanish edition).
Una Estrella Fugaz, , Barcelona, Plaza & Janés, S.A., 1964(first Spanish paper edition)
Une Etoile Filante, Paris, Presses de la Cité, 1961(first French edition).
Jeder Stern auf seiner Bahn, Bern, Alfred Scherz, 1962.
Sabrina, Stockholm, Gebers, 1962.
A Shooting Star, London, Heinemann, 1961(hardcover British edition).
A Shooting Star, , London, Transworld Publishers, 1962(paperback British edition).