Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Finding Aid to Back to the Ranch MS.794
MS.794  
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (75.37 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Overview
 
Table of contents What's This?
Description
This is a manuscript entitled "Back to the Ranch" by Jess Ranker as told to Jess Burnham-Ranker, from conversations Jess Burnham-Ranker had with her father, Jess Ranker, between 1969 and 1975, regarding Jess Ranker's life on a cattle ranch in northeastern California, his youth in and around Chico, California, and his experiences as a young adult in a mining town in northeastern Nevada. The manuscript includes tipped-in certificates, correspondence, newspaper clippings from 1910-1912, and copies of photographs from the same era.
Background
Jesse Elwood Ranker was born 1888 June on a ranch in northeastern California and died in autumn of 1975.
Extent
0.2 linear feet (1 folder)
Restrictions
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.
Availability
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.