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Book Manuscript (Published) - Courage Is the Price

Identifier: MS-74-12

Scope and Contents

The collection of the book manuscript of Courage Is the Price contains the original rough draft as well as copies of photographs that appear in the book. Courage Is the Price is the story of Amelia Earhart's life told by her sister, Muriel Earhart Morrisey. The collection also includes an autographed copy of the book.


  • 1963 (Book release date)

Conditions Governing Use

Literary rights were not granted to Wichita State University. When permission is granted to examine the manuscripts, it is not an authorization to publish them. Manuscripts cannot be used for publication without regard for common law literary rights, copyright laws and the laws of libel. It is the responsibility of the researcher and his/her publisher to obtain permission to publish. Scholars and students who eventually plan to have their work published are urged to make inquiry regarding overall restrictions on publication before initial research.


0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Muriel Earhart Morrisey, 2-1972

Processing Information

DAO, 1974-07-23; SMC, 1998-02-09

Book Manuscript (Published) - Courage Is the Price
1974-07-23; 1998-02-09
Language of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Wichita State University Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Special Collections and University Archives
Wichita State University Libraries
1845 Fairmount
Wichita KS 67260-0068