Grey, Zane, 1872-1939
- Existence: 1872-01-31 - 1939-10-23
Zane Grey (1872-1939), born Pearl Zane Grey, was an American author of popular adventure stories about the American West
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Call Number: WA MSS S-2705
Abstract: The collection documents the life and work of the American writer Zane Grey and his wife Dolly Grey, and to some extent the lives of their children. The papers chiefly consist of correspondence between Zane and Dolly Grey from the time they met until his death, circa 1900-1939. Their letters document Zane Grey's frequent travels throughout the American West and in the South Pacific, his career as a writer, their marriage, and the growth of their family. The collection also includes some...
Call Number: WA MSS S-2715
Abstract: The collection contains correspondence, drafts of writings, clippings, photographs, and printed material documenting the life and work of Australian writer Lola Gornall, and in particular her relationship with the American writer Zane Grey. The bulk of the collection consists of extensive correspondence from Grey between 1933 and 1938, and includes some letters written in a private code (a key created by the dealer is present). Drafts of Gornall's writings include three collections of verse...