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Finding Aid to A Proposal Regarding the Establishment of the George Catlin Pennsylvania Indian Foundation MS.746
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  • Title: A Proposal Regarding the Establishment of the George Catlin Pennsylvania Indian Foundation
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.746
    Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
    Date: 1929 May 17
    Abstract: This file contains a copy of an appeal in connection with the Pennsylvania Indian Survey prepared by Robert F. Duncan of the John Price Jones Corporation, and a letter from Duncan to F. W. Hodge, dated May 17, 1929. The title of the appeal is "A proposal regarding the establishment of the George Catlin Pennsylvania Indian Foundation addressed to Mr. George H. Catlin, Scranton Pennsylvania by a Special Committee of the Pennsylvania Federation of Historical Societies."
    creator: Duncan, Robert Fuller, 1889-
    creator: John Price Jones Corporation.

    Scope and Contents

    This file contains a copy of an appeal in connection with the Pennsylvania Indian Survey prepared by Robert F. Duncan of the John Price Jones Corporation, and a letter from Duncan to F. W. Hodge, dated May 17, 1929. The title of the appeal is "A proposal regarding the establishment of the George Catlin Pennsylvania Indian Foundation addressed to Mr. George H. Catlin, Scranton Pennsylvania by a Special Committee of the Pennsylvania Federation of Historical Societies."

    Preferred citation

    A Proposal Regarding the Establishment of the George Catlin Pennsylvania Indian Foundation, 1929 May 17, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.746.

    Processing history

    Processed by Library staff before 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 November 26, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

    Acquisition

    Donated by Frederick Webb Hodge, 1933 September.

    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

    Catlin, George, 1796-1872
    George Catlin Pennsylvania Indian Foundation.
    Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956 -- Correspondence
    Pennsylvania Federation of Historical Societies.
    Correspondence
    Foundations
    Fund raising
    Indians of North America -- Pennsylvania
    Preservation