Short Stories of Dorothy M. Johnson
Held at: Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division [Contact Us]
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A resident of Whitefish, Montana, Dorothy M. Johnson was an author of Western fiction. Two of her stories became films: "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance" and "A Man Called Horse."
The collection contains the manuscripts of eight short stories by Johnson: "First Date," "Hold That Bull!", "A Man Called Horse," "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance," "Marks of Honor," "Massacre," "Steady Girl," and "The War Shirt." Also included are letters from Johnson's agent and notes by Johnson concerning her short stories.
Gift of the author.
Folder inventory completed by Hilde Creager '15 in 2013.
No appraisal information is available.
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