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 Library
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA, 90065-5030
323-221-2164
rroom@theautry.org
2012 September 28


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)
Date: 1899
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

Processing history

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).

Scope and Contents

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.

Preferred citation

Percy A. Bivins, Tamazula Manuscript, undated, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.525.

Use

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Access

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Acquisition

Purchase from Joseph Amasa Munk as part of the Munk Library of Arizoniana, 1910 May 10.

Biographical note

"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
Manuscripts
Tamazula (Jalisco, Mexico)
Tamazula (Sinaloa, Mexico)
Typescripts