Finding Aid to A Proposal Regarding the Establishment of the George Catlin Pennsylvania Indian Foundation MS.746

Finding aid prepared by Holly Rose Larson
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
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Los Angeles, CA, 90065-5030
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2012 November 26


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

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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