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Finding Aid to the Harry A. Brandt Manuscripts MS.671
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  • Title: Harry A. Brandt Manuscripts
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.671
    Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.5 linear feet (1 box)
    Date (inclusive): 1954-1973
    Abstract: This is a collection of manuscripts, plays, and poems regarding pioneer experiences in the Southwest, written by Harry A. Brandt between 1954 and 1968.
    creator: Brandt, Harry Alonzo, 1885-1974

    Scope and Contents

    This is a collection of manuscripts, plays, and poems regarding pioneer experiences in the Southwest, written by Harry A. Brandt between 1954 and 1968. Titles include Last of the Pioneers, The Narrow Land, Garden of the Giants, Five Southwestern Plays, and The Southwestern Troubadour. The manuscript for The Southwestern Troubadour also includes a letter to the editor of October House in New York, dated 1973.

    Preferred citation

    Harry A. Brandt Manuscripts, 1954-1973, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.671; [folder number] [folder title][date].

    Processing history

    Processed by Library staff after 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 November 7, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

    Acquisition

    Donation from Harry A. Brandt, 1986 July 10.

    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

    Collection is open for research. Appointments to view materials are required. To make an appointment please visit http://theautry.org/research/research-rules-and-application or contact library staff at rroom@theautry.org.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Five Southwestern Plays
    Frontier and pioneer life -- Southwest, New.
    Garden of the Giants Last of the Pioneers
    Manuscripts
    Plays
    Poetry
    Poets -- United States
    Southwest, New -- Poetry
    The Narrow Land The Southwestern Troubadour