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BOX II:46-51  REEL 158-161Part II: Miscellany, 1949-1976
Awards, biographical material, clippings, financial records, photographs, printed matter, and a travel file.
Arranged alphabetically by type of material, name of organization, or topic and chronologically therein.
BOX II:46  REEL 158Airline route hearings, notes, 1959
Art collections
Kent State University, Kent, Ohio, 1971
University of Texas, Austin, Tex., 1968-1969, 1976, undated
(2 folders)
BOX II:47  REEL 159Awards, 1954-1972, undated
(2 folders)
Biographical material, 1965-1972, undated
Clippings, 1949-1972, undated
(2 folders)
Financial records, 1957-1972, undated
(2 folders)
Guest lists, schedules, and calling cards, 1968-1972, undated
(2 folders)
BOX II:48  REEL 159Nixon, Richard M., trip to China See Container II:51, China
Passports and identification cards, 1957-1972, undated
Pennsylvania
Commission for Legislative Modernization
1957-1967
1968
Jan.-July
(2 folders)
Aug.
(2 folders)
BOX II:48  REEL 160Aug.
(1 folder)
BOX II:49  REEL 1601968, Sept.-1971, Sept., undated
(7 folders)
Electoral College, 1968
BOX II:50  REEL 160Photographs, 1971-1972
(1 folder and 1 volume)
Printed matter
1952-1968
BOX II:50  REEL 1611969-1975, undated
BOX II:51  REEL 161Travel file
China, 1969-1972, undated
(5 folders)
Romania, 1971-1972, undated
South Africa, 1971, undated
BOX II:OV 1-OV 2  REEL 161-62Part II: Oversize, 1970-1971
Map, photographs, and school yearbooks.
Arranged and described according to the series, containers, and folders from which the items were removed.
BOX II:OV 1  REEL 161Writings file
Books
Kent State: What Happened and Why
Map, undated (Container II:29)
Photographs, undated (Container II:30)
BOX II:OV 2  REEL 162Yearbooks, 1970-1971 (Container II:42)
(2 vols.)
BOX III:1-7  REEL 163-167Part III: Correspondence File, 1952-1983
Letters sent and received with related attachments.
Organized into general and special correspondence. The general correspondence is arranged chronologically; special correspondence was organized by Michener in three sets and filed chronologically within each set. Related correspondence and other material filed with the covering letter.
BOX III:1  REEL 163General
1952-1973
(7 folders)
1974
Jan.-May
(7 folders)
BOX III:2  REEL 163June-July
(4 folders)
BOX III:2  REEL 164Aug.-Oct.
(6 folders)
BOX III:3  REEL 164Nov.-Dec.
(4 folders)
1975
Jan.-Feb.
(4 folders)
BOX III:4  REEL 164Mar.
(2 folders)
BOX III:4  REEL 165Apr.-Aug.
(9 folders)
BOX III:5  REEL 165Sept.-Nov.
(6 folders)
BOX III:5  REEL 166Dec.
(2 folders)
1976
Jan.
(2 folders)
BOX III:6  REEL 1661976
Feb.-June
(7 folders)
1982-1983
Undated
(5 folders)
BOX III:7  REEL 166Special
Description
Set I
1973, May-1974, Feb
BOX III:7  REEL 1671974, Mar.-Apr.
(2 folders)
Set II, 1974
Set III, 1974
(3 folders)
BOX III:7-11  REEL 167-169Part III: Writings File, 1950-1980
Typescripts and printed versions of books, essays, and stories with related clippings, correspondence, and notes.
Arranged alphabetically by format, title, and type of material and chronologically therein.
BOX III:7  REEL 167Bibliography, 1974
Books
The Drifters, typescripts and notes, 1971
(2 folders)
Iberia, scrapbook, 1969-1973
BOX III:8  REEL 167Kent State: What Happened and Why
Typescripts
Conclusions for chapter five, undated
Corrections, undated
"Livermore," unpublished typescript, circa 1950
A Michener Miscellany, 1970-1972, undated
The Quality of Life, clippings, 1970
Sports in America, 1973, undated
"The Triumph of Christianity," with Elie Mizrachi (incomplete and unpublished)
Correspondence and notes, 1965, undated
BOX III:8  REEL 168Typescripts, undated
(2 folders)
BOX III:9  REEL 168Essays and stories
"Afghanistan: Where Nations Meet," undated
"Battle for Burma," undated
"The Birth of Hawaii," 1959
"Can a Sixty-Two-Year-Old Writer with a History of Heart Trouble Find Fulfillment Running with the Bulls in the Streets of Pamplona?" 1970
"Color," 1962, undated
"Divided They Stand," undated
"The Five Warring Tribes of South Africa," 1972
"The Future of the Book," 1974
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