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Weyman B. Jones Papers

Summary Information
Title: Weyman B. Jones Papers
Dates: 1968
Creator: Jones, Weyman B.
Extent: 9 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-585
Collection contains written materials for 1 title, including typescripts, galleys and notes.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.


This collection is protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials.


Edge of Two Worlds, 1968

Biographical Sketch

Weyman Jones was born February 6, 1928, in Lima, Ohio. He has held various management positions in business, and also spent 4 years in the U.S. Navy. He inherited an interest in the Cherokee as a descendant of early white settlers in Oklahoma, and based his Edge of Two Worlds on a story published in a Cherokee newspaper.

Biographical source: Something About the Author , vol. 4

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection includes written production materials for 1 title, and includes a typescript, corrected typescripts, notes, corrected galleys, research notes.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • The collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Jones, Weyman B.
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Edge of Two Worlds 1968 
Box MF490, 491
Typescript (96 p.)  Box MF490, 491
Typescript, corrected (120 p.)  Box MF490, 491
Typescript, partially corrected (75 p.)  Box MF490, 491
Typescript, corrected (156 p.)  Box MF490, 491
notes in manuscript form (26 p.)  Box MF490, 491
corrected galleys (2 p.)  Box MF490, 491
Typescript, corrected, research notes, some pp. carbon, some in mss form. (700 p.)  Box MF490, 491