Finding Aid to the Report on Preliminary Investigation of Painted Cave, Inyo County, California MS.784

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: Report on Preliminary Investigation of Painted Cave, Inyo County, California
Identifier/Call Number: MS.784
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder, 40 pages)
Date: 1938 July 16
Abstract: This is a report submitted to the Southwest Museum by amateur archaeologist and enthusiast, E. T. Ross, regarding a cave he discovered and explored in 1938. The report includes a letter to Southwest Museum staff, drawings, photographs, and a folded map on blueprint paper tipped in the back of the volume.
creator: Ross, E. T.

Scope and Contents

This is a report submitted to the Southwest Museum by amateur archaeologist and enthusiast, E. T. Ross, regarding a cave he discovered and explored in 1938. The report includes a letter to Southwest Museum staff, drawings, photographs, and a folded map on blueprint paper tipped in the back of the volume.

Preferred citation

Report on Preliminary Investigation of Painted Cave, Inyo County, California, 1938 July 16, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.784.

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 E. T. Ross, 1938. Accession note: Not listed in the Accession log until 1958.

Use

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Access

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Subjects and Indexing Terms

Chumash Painted Cave State Historic Park (Calif.)
Correspondence
Drawings
Inyo County (Calif.)
Maps
Petroglyphs -- California
Photographs