Kentucky Stand, 1951

Descriptive Summary

Title
Kentucky Stand, 1951
Creator
Wheelwright, Jere Hungerford.
Extent
2 volumes.
Subjects
Wheelwright, Jere Hungerford.
Meyer, Wallace.
Scribner Publishing Company.
Boone, Daniel, 1734-1820.
Indian captivities--Juvenile literature.
Indian captivities--Juvenile literature.
Authors.
Kentucky--History--To 1792--Fiction.
Kentucky--History--18th century--Fiction.
Galley proofs.
Manuscripts (for publication).
Typescripts
Arrangement
No discernible arrangement.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Published: New York: Scribner, 1951.
Scope and Content
These materials contain prepublication typescript versions of Jere Hungerford Wheelwright's novel, KENTUCKY STAND (New York: Scribner, 1951), a young adult adventure novel set in the Kentucky frontier during the late 18th century. One volume is the typescript of the original manuscript and the other is the submission copy sent to the publisher. Wheelwright's corrections appear in the manuscript copy while the submission copy contains revisions made by Scribner editor, Wallace Meyer. The galleys were set from this submission copy.

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