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Finding aid to The Truth about Pocahontas: A Love Story, manuscript by Paul M. Bryan MS.233
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  • Biographical note
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  • Processing history
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  • Title: The Truth about Pocahontas: A Love Story, manuscript by Paul M. Bryan
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.233
    Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.25 Linear feet (1 box)
    Date: circa 1942
    creator: Bryan, Paul M., 1872-1944

    Biographical note

    Sources: United States Federal Census, 1910, 1920, 1930, and 1940.


    Donation by Bruce Bryan, 1960 July 23.

    Processing history

    Biographical note created by Bruce Bryan, 1974 March 21. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 September 10 made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

    Preferred citation

    The Truth About Pocahontas: A Love Story by Paul M. Bryan, circa 1942, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.233; [folder number] [folder title][date].

    Scope and Contents

    Manuscript collection consists of a screenplay entitled " The Truth about Pocahontas: A Love Story”, which is a historical romance based on the lives of Pocahontas and John Smith.


    Collection is open for research. Appointments to view materials are required. To make an appointment please visit http://theautry.org/research/research-rules-and-application or contact library staff at rroom@theautry.org.


    Copyright has not been assigned to the Autry National Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Autry Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Autry National Center as the custodian of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Pocahontas, d. 1617
    Indian women -- Drama
    Indians in literature
    Indians in mass media
    Indians of North America -- Drama
    Powhatan Indians -- Drama
    Truth About Pocahontas: A Love Story