Finding Aid to the Augustus Brichta, Lynx Creek Manuscript MS.554

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 October 5


Title: Augustus Brichta, Lynx Creek Manuscript
Identifier/Call Number: MS.554
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 Linear feet (1 folder)
Date: 1909
Abstract: Description of trip to Lynx Creek gold placer mine by Augustus Brichta in 1862 and 1863. Mention of Vulture Mine, and a hunt for Apache raiders on the war-path. Document remarks: Includes a Southwest Museum "Individual Manuscript Form" with additional data on persons mentioned in work.
creator: Brichta, Augustus, 1821-1910

Scope and Contents

Description of trip to Lynx Creek gold placer mine by Augustus Brichta in 1862 and 1863. Mention of Vulture Mine, and a hunt for Apache raiders on the war-path. Document remarks: Includes a Southwest Museum "Individual Manuscript Form" with additional data on persons mentioned in work.

Processing history

Processed by Glenna Schroeder, circa 1977-1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 October 5, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

Preferred citation

Augustus Brichta, Lynx Creek Manuscript, undated, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.554.

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.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Apache Indians
Arizona -- History
Gold mines and mining -- Arizona
Lynx Creek (Ariz.)
Vulture Mine (Ariz.)