Guide to the Hamner-Cleaver Manuscript, 1972, undated

Summary Information

Title: Hamner-Cleaver Manuscript, 1972, undated
Collection: AC.143
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

The Hamner-Cleaver Manuscript is a revised draft of the screenplay for the "Where the Lilies Bloom". The 1973 motion picture "Where the Lilies Bloom" was based on Vera and Bill Cleaver's 1969 book of the same title. The premise is that in the Great Smoky Mountains region, a fourteen-year-old girl struggles to keep her family together after her father dies. The screenplay was written by Earl Hamner.

Creator: Hamner, Earl

Biographical/Historical Note

Earl Hamner is an American television writer and producer, best known for his work in the 1970s and 1980s on the long-running series, The Waltons.

Scope and Contents

The Hamner-Cleaver Manuscript is a revised draft of the screenplay for the "Where the Lilies Bloom". The 1973 motion picture "Where the Lilies Bloom" was based on Vera and Bill Cleaver's 1969 book of the same title. The premise is that in the Great Smoky Mountains region, a fourteen-year-old girl struggles to keep her family together after her father dies. The screenplay was written by Earl Hamner.

Arrangement

The Hamner-Cleaver Manuscript is organized into one series: Screenplay.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

Provenance is unknown. The accession number is MEH. This collection was opened to the public on 20 August 2002.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, 2002; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, May 2005

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.143: Hamner-Cleaver Manuscript, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Screenplay, 1972
 Folder 1