Finding Aid to the William A. White Scrapbook MS.786

Finding aid prepared by Holly Rose Larson
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA, 90065-5030
323-221-2164
rroom@theautry.org
2012 December 6


Title: William A. White Scrapbook
Identifier/Call Number: MS.786
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Date (inclusive): 1895-1900
Abstract: This is a scrapbook compiled by William A. White of Los Angeles, California, consisting of newspaper clippings and a couple of photographs from 1895-1900 regarding excavations and archaeological studies in Southern California.
creator: White, William A., fl. 1900

Scope and Contents

This is a scrapbook compiled by William A. White of Los Angeles, California, consisting of newspaper clippings from such papers as San Francisco Examiner and the Los Angeles Times and a couple of photographs from 1895-1900 regarding excavations and archaeological studies in Southern California. The pages are separate from the hard cover, whose interior displays a hand-drawn map of the Southern California coastline and islands.

Preferred citation

William A. White Scrapbook, 1895-1900, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.786.

Processing history

Processed by Library staff before 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 December 6, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

Acquisition

Donated by Mrs. Francis Yost, 1962 March.

Use

Copyright has not been assigned to the Autry National Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Autry Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Autry National Center as the custodian of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

Access

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Subjects and Indexing Terms

Geronimo, Apache Chief, 1829-1909
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956
Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928.
Remington, Frederic, 1861-1909
Acoma (N.M.)
Acoma Indians
Apache Indians
Chumash Indians
Clippings
Enchanted Mesa (N.M.)
Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
Indians of North America
Los Angeles Times
Maps
Photographs
Pueblo Indians
Results of my excavations on Santa Catalina and San Clemente (San Francisco Examiner)
San Clemente Island (Calif.)
San Francisco Examiner
San Nicolas Island (Calif.) -- History
Scrapbooks
Taos (N.M.)
The Grand Canyon of the Colorado (Washington Post) (New York Herald) (San Francisco Chronicle) (Los Angeles Herald)