Hearst-Grand Canyon Collection, 1926-1974

California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo
California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo
California Polytechnic State University
Robert E. Kennedy Library, Rm 409
San Luis Obispo, California 93407
805-756-2305
archives@calpoly.edu
http://www.lib.calpoly.edu/specialcollections
2013


Descriptive Summary

Title: Hearst-Grand Canyon Collection, 1926-1974
Dates: 1926-1974
Collection Number: MS 049
Creator/Collector:
Extent: .4 linear feet
Repository: California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, California 93407
Abstract: Photographs, photocopies, and microfiche of federal records relating to property on the south rim of the Grand Canyon once owned by William Randolph Hearst.
Language of Material: English

Access

Collection accessible during public hours 10am-4pm, M-F or by appointment. The collection is unprocessed and requires advanced notice for use. Please contact the archives for further information regarding access and use of this collection: archives@calpoly.edu or (805) 756-2305.

Preferred Citation

Hearst-Grand Canyon Collection, 1926-1974. California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo

Scope and Content of Collection

Photographs, photocopies, and microfiche of federal records relating to property on the south rim of the Grand Canyon once owned by William Randolph Hearst. The documents relate to the Grandview Hotel and Pete Berry, its builder and first owner.

Indexing Terms

Berry, Peter
Hearst, William Randolf (1863-1951)
Grandview Hotel
Last Chance Mine
Grand Canyon (Ariz.)