Finding Aid to the Robert T. Hill Cabeza de Vaca's Route Collection MS.851

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 12


Title: Robert T. Hill Cabeza de Vaca's Route Collection
Identifier/Call Number: MS.851
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Date (inclusive): 1930-1931
Abstract: This is a collection of Robert T. Hill's correspondence, notes, and maps on Cabeza de Vaca's Route across North America between 1528 and 1535. Most correspondence is addressed to Frederick Webb Hodge, with one piece addressed to Dr. H. E. Bolton of University of California, Berkeley. Materials are from 1930-1931.
creator: Hill, Robert Thomas, 1858-1941

Related Archival Materials

MS.7.MAI.1302, Robert T. Hill correspondence in the Frederick Webb Hodge Manuscript Collection, 1880-1956, Autry National Center.

Scope and Contents

This is a collection of Robert T. Hill's correspondence, notes, and maps on Cabeza de Vaca's Route across North America between 1528 and 1535. Most correspondence is addressed to Frederick Webb Hodge, with one piece addressed to Dr. H. E. Bolton of University of California, Berkeley. Materials are from 1930-1931. Collection also includes one photograph.

Preferred citation

Robert T. Hill Cabeza de Vaca's Route Collection, 1930-1931, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.851.

Processing history

Processed by Library staff before 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 December 12, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

Acquisition

Gift of Frederick Webb Hodge to the Eva Scott Fenyes Collection, 1936 October.

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

Bolton, Herbert Eugene, 1870-1953
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956
Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar, active 16th century
Correspondence
Discoveries in geography
Maps
North America -- Discovery and exploration
Southwest, New -- Discovery and exploration