Finding Aid to the Percy A. Bivins, On The Tamazula Manuscript MS.525
Finding aid prepared by Holly Rose Larson
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library2012 September 28
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA, 90065-5030
Title: Percy A. Bivins, On The Tamazula Manuscript
Identifier/Call Number: MS.525
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 Linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract: Typed copy of a manuscript entitled On The Tamazula, written by Percy A. Bivins in Silao, Guanajuato, Mexico on November 1, 1899. The typed document itself is not dated.
creator: Bivins, Percy A., circa 1899
Processed by Glenna Schroeder, circa 1977-1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 September 28, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).
Typed copy of a manuscript entitled On The Tamazula, written by Percy A. Bivins in Silao, Guanajuato, Mexico on November 1, 1899. The typed document itself is not dated.
Percy A. Bivins, Tamazula Manuscript, undated, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.525.
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Purchase from Joseph Amasa Munk as part of the Munk Library of Arizoniana, 1910 May 10.
"Percy A. Bivins recieved a partial course in civil engineering in the State University of Iowa and operated as a railway locating and constructing engineer in the western United States and Mexico. As a locating engineer, he was associated with economic studies of railway operations. For the past twelve years, he has been an industrial engineer of The Standard Textile Products Company of New York, a concern which was a pioneer in studies of industrial economics and the use of business graphics." -- from Industrial Management, June 1922, Volumes 63-64, p. 355.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
Indians of Mexico
Tamazula (Jalisco, Mexico)
Tamazula (Sinaloa, Mexico)