Paul Wilhelm Collection

Jon M. Fletcher
Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
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Palm Springs, California 92262
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Paul Wilhelm Collection

Accession number: 1995.005

Agua Caliente Cultural Museum

ACCM Archives

Palm Springs, California
Processed by:
Jon M. Fletcher
Date Completed:
07/03/2007
Encoded by:
Jon M. Fletcher
(c) 2009 Agua Caliente Cultural Museum. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Paul Wilhelm Collection
Dates: 1936-86
Accession number: 1995.005
Creator: Wilhelm, Paul
Collection Size: 1 linear foot
Repository: Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
Palm Springs, California 92262
Abstract: Collection of newspaper articles concerning California desert history, culture, and lore written by Paul Wilhelm and other authors, predominantly published by the Indio Daily News. Many Indio Daily News articles were published as part the newspaper's Desert Lore series. Collection includes additional writings by George Law. Collected between the years 1936-86.
Physical location: Stored off site. Advance notice required for access.
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Ownership of the physical collection belongs to the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum does not hold the copyright. For research purposes only. All copies and reproductions by permission of copyright holder[s].

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Paul Wilhelm Collection, 1995.005, Agua Caliente Cultural Museum.

Acquisition Information

Donation.

Biography / Administrative History

Collected between the years 1936-1986.

Scope and Content of Collection

Collection of newspaper articles concerning California desert history, culture, and lore written by Paul Wilhelm and other authors, predominantly published by the Indio Daily News. Collection includes additional writings by George Law. Collected between the years 1936-86.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection.
Wilhelm, Paul
Lugo, Casmiri
Rice, Jim
Ward, Joe
Lindsey, Della
Cannoy, Gene
Law, George
Weight, Lucile
Eytel, Carl
Kitchen, Pete
Miguel, Eileen
Paxton, June LeMert
Welmas, Arthur
Wilhelm Jr., Luis
Modesto, Ruby
Arenas, Richard
South, Marshal
Soza, Billu
Hayes, Ira
Laflin, Ben
Foulkes, Celia
Maine, Beatrice
Lindley, Della
Post, Elizabeth
Dobie, Frank
Henderson, Randall
Ault, Phil
Ainsworth, Ed
Gardner, Earle S.
Shumway, Nina Paul
Farnsworth, Harriet
Pelt, Van
Williamson, Ten
Power, John
Duro, Randolph
Saubel, Katherine Siva
Levi, William
Jennings, Bill
Wells, George
Lockwood, Lela
Gard, H.E.
Gard, Ezra
Dixon, Grace
Roosevelt, Franklin D.
Frederick, Peg
Tingman, Albert
Moore, Elizabeth
King, John
King, Roy
Tingman, A.G.
Kriminger, J. Carl
Clark, Bud
Snyder, Betty
Law, George
Weight, Lucile
Hayes, Ira
Lindley, Della
Bell, Roger
Bell, Clifford
Desert Magazine
High Country
Indio Daily News
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner
Pinyon Gazette
Desert Trail
Malouf's Department Store
Tittman American Smelting and Refining Co
Southern Pacific Railroad
Desert Trail
Southland Magazine
Grail Magazine
Della S. Lindley School
T.F. Coleman Store
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Westways
Limelight News
El Paso Smelting Works
Salt Works
Butterfield Stage Route
Alexander and Company
U.S. Mail Company
Albert Tingman's General Merchandise Store
Los Angeles Times
Palm Springs Villager
Idyllwild
Santa Rosa Mountains
Mt. San Jacinto
Thousand Palms
San Jacinto Mountains
Mojave Road
Marble Mountains
Soboba Indian Reservation
Iwo Jima
Santa Rosa Indian Reservation
Los Coyotes Indian Reservation
Mojave Desert
Law's Camp
Ventura Park
Salton Sea
Indio
Jackson Street
Tingman Street
Pala Indian Reservation
Warner Springs
Warner's Ranch
Pushwalla Canyon
Rockhouse Canyon
Ollas
Palm oases
Palm trees
Traditional foods
Traditional medicines
Tahquitz
Peridot crystals
Cahuilla language
Schoolhouses
Schools
Nukil
Death Ceremony
Snakes
Corn Springs
Pot hunting
Police officers
Puberty ceremony
Arrowheads
Flintknapping
Fire Eating
Rodeo
Peon
Fiesta
Cahuilla
Native American
Medicine men
Indio postmaster
Indio Train Depot
Cupeno
Stage routes
Agriculture
Cahuilla legends
Cahuilla mythology
Pinyon nutes
Smoketree
Dalea spinosa
Jojoba
Rock art
Indian trails


 

Articles and Manuscripts 1936-1986

Physical Description: 1 linear ft.

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles, correspondence, manuscripts, and other writings concerning desert history, culture, and lore, 1936-86.
Folder 1

Desert Magazine, May 1949. Includes "Black Magic of the Cahuilla" (p. 10) with photo of fire eater Ambrosia. May 1949

Creator/Collector: Desert Magazine
Physical Description: Magazine
Folder 2

"The High Country" (Autumn 1971). Includes article "Cave of the Seven Ollas" by Paul Wilhelm. Two copies. 1971

Creator/Collector: The High Country
Physical Description: Periodical
Folder 3

"Portrait of an Oldtime Prospector" (Indio Daily News, 7/17-18/1965 p. 7) and "Teachers Departure Brings Poetic Lament" July 17-18, 1965

Creator/Collector: Paul Wilhelm
Physical Description: Articles
Folder 4A

"The Cool, Mysterious Pieces of Paradise" by Gene Cannoy. May 25, 1975

Creator/Collector: California Living (Los Angeles Herald-Examiner)
Physical Description: Article
Folder 4B

Pinyon Gazetter: A Mountain Magazine (Fall 1975). Includes "Adoption of Plants" by Paul Wilhelm (p. 16). 1975

Creator/Collector: Pinyon Gazette
Physical Description: Magazine
Folder 4C

Desert Magazine November 1946

Creator/Collector: Desert Magazine
Physical Description: Magazine
Folder 4D

Desert Magazine June 1978

Creator/Collector: Desert Magazine
Physical Description: Magazine
Folder 5

"Desert Wonderland: Letters, Notes, Journal" 1936

Creator/Collector: Author Unknown
Physical Description: Journal
Folder 6A

"Desert's greatest bloomin' tree, Ironwood" May 14, 1981

Creator/Collector: The Desert Trail
Physical Description: Newspaper
Folder 6B

Part 1: "Chia: Miracle Plant of the Indian Tribes," Part 2: "Chia: Wonder Plant for Indians" (8-4-83) July 30, 1983

Creator/Collector: Desert Trail
Physical Description: Article
Folder 7A

"Navajo Ceremony"

Creator/Collector: Paul Wilhelm
Physical Description: Essay?
Folder 7B

Correspondence relating to the shipment of ore and Edom Hill via the Sourthern Pacific Railroad. 1939

Creator/Collector: Author Unknown
Physical Description: Correspondence
Folder 8A

"A Weatherly Interlude: Elements on Rampage"

Creator/Collector: George Law
Physical Description: Essay-Article?
Folder 8B

"The Migrations of the Santa Rosa Indians, familiar with the food and medicine properties of every plant in their enviroment"

Creator/Collector: Author Unknown
Physical Description: Essay-Article?
Folder 8C

"Principal Points of Interest" and "The Evil Spirit of Mt. San Jacinto"

Creator/Collector: George Law
Physical Description: List + Essay or Article
Folder 8D

"Idyllwild and Mt. San Jacinto: The Elysium of the Southwest"

Creator/Collector: George Law
Physical Description: Essay or Article
Folder 9A

Receipt for shirt, pants, shoe laces, shoes, and box. December 29, 1938

Creator/Collector: Malouf's Department Store
Physical Description: Receipt
Folder 9B

Western Union Telegram to Paul Wilhelm re: sample shipment via Southern Pacific Railroad January 25, 1939

Creator/Collector: E MCL Tittman American Smelting and Refining Co.
Physical Description: Telegram
Folder 10A

Letter: Lucile Weight to Paul Wilhelm October 7, 1986

Creator/Collector: Lucile Weight
Physical Description: Letter
Folder 10B

"Indians hunted rocks years before pioneers." Includes note that "these" are in possession of Ric Wilhelm, Paul Wilhelm's nephew. November 20, 1980

Creator/Collector: The Desert Trail
Physical Description: Article and Note
Folder 11A

"A Famous Desert Swap...how Louis Wilhelm traded a span of mules and a wagon for the Thousand Palms Oasis..." by Paul Wilhelm September 1960

Creator/Collector: Desert Magazine
Physical Description: Article
Folder 11B

"Desert Lore: Annual Trek to San Jacinto's Peak" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 11C

"Vagabond House at 1000 Palms Oasis" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Desert Magazine?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 11D

Clipping showing photo of stagecoach

Creator/Collector: Press-Telegram Southland Magazine
Physical Description: Clipping
Folder 11E

"Tales of the Cahuillas" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 11F

Photocopy of image: Paul Wilhelm on donkey (1940s) 1940s

Creator/Collector: Unknown Source
Physical Description: Photocopy of image
Folder 11G

"Laguna Pueblos Adopt Wilhelm Blood Brother"

Creator/Collector: Author Unknown
Physical Description: Article
Folder 11H

"Desert Lore: Others Should Emulate Indians' Respect for All Living Things" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 11I

"Indians Teach Crafts, Art, Cahuilla Tounge" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 11J

"Desert Lore: The True Facts Behind the Famed 'Willie Boy' Affair" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 11K

"Desert Lore: 'Gone Away From Here' Country Brings Lament" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 11L

"Historic Mojave Road Still Largely Visible" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 11M

"Desert Close Ups"

Creator/Collector: Author Unknown
Physical Description: Article
Folder 11N

The Grail Magazine. Includes article "Lourdes -- Window of Heaven" by Paul Wilhelm, p. 329 November 1945

Creator/Collector: The Grail Magazine
Physical Description: Magazine
Folder 11O

"Teachers Departure Brings Poetic Lament" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Paul Wilhelm
Physical Description: Article
Folder 12A

"Marble Mountains call to fossil hunters"

Creator/Collector: Author Unknown
Physical Description: Article
Folder 12B

"Desert Lore: Billy Soza Was One of Many Who Served Their Country Well" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 12C

"Desert Lore: The Saga of Ira Hayes and the Famous Flag Raising" by Paul Wilhelm November 11-12, 1967

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 12D

"Early desert teachers were true pioneers" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 12E

"A Vivid Description of Life on the Old American Frontier" by Paul Wilhelm November 23, 1968

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 12F

"Desert's Chroniclers Record History and Traditions" by Paul Wilhelm, p. 9 September 25-26, 1965

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 12G

"Most Amazing Story of West Revealed in Adams' Diggings" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 12H

"August brings pageant of desert pomp, color" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 12I

"Paul Wilhelm's Desert Column" by Paul Wilhelm March 1, 1955

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 12J

"New school preserves teacher's loving spirit" by Paul Wilhelm October 30, 1986

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 12K

"Desert Lore: Last Battle Between Indians, Whites at Lower Willows" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 12L

"Desert Lore: Four-Day Trip Through the Mohave Desert Area Told" by Paul Wilhelm November 4-5, 1967

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 12M

Grocery receipt, 1930s

Creator/Collector: Unknown Source
Physical Description: Receipt
Folder 13A

"Desert Lore: Trek to 'Law's Camp' rewarding for hikers" by Paul Wilhelm September 1, 1983

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 13B

"Snakes alive -- desert areas home for variety of serpents" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 13C

"BLM rangers help preserve Southland wilderness areas" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 13D

"Desert Lore: Le Conte thrasher: Elusive as a mirage" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 13E

"Broken artifacts take on new lure"

Creator/Collector: Unknown Author
Physical Description: Article
Folder 13F

"Bell brothers find bear" by Paul Wilhelm, p. 11 March 19, 1977

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 13G

"Desert Lore: 'Jackrabbit Homesteads' Lure City Folks to Mytic Lands" by Paul Wilhelm March 19, 1977

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 14A

"Desert Lore: The Nutritive Value of Plant Life in the Desert" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 14B

"Note 3: Indio Index"

Creator/Collector: Author Unknown
Physical Description: Notes (Hand Written)
Folder 14C

"Note 2: Justice of the Peace"

Creator/Collector: Author Unknown
Physical Description: Notes (Hand Written)
Folder 14D

"Note 1: Schools"

Creator/Collector: Author Unknown
Physical Description: Notes (Hand Written)
Folder 15A

Letter: Ten Williamson to Paul Wilhelm re: for information about Coachella Valley Indian reservations. Summarizes history of establishment of Cahuilla reservations. March 12, 1962

Creator/Collector: Ten Williamson - Bureau of Indian Affairs
Physical Description: Letter
Folder 15B

"The Desert Cahuillas of the Pushwalla Thousand Palms Area" by Paul Wilhelm. Discusses Cahuilla sites and archaeological remains in the Thousand Palms area.

Creator/Collector: Paul Wilhelm
Physical Description: Article?
Folder 15C

"Desert Lore: Indian legend preserved through modern retellings" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 15D

"Valley boaters offered free safety inspections" by John Power

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 15E

"Desert Lore: The True Facts Behing the Famed 'Willie Boy' Affairs" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 15F

"Early Cahuillas knew how to live off the land" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Artilce
Folder 15G

"Reflections at a Wake in the Heart of an Indian Reservation" by Paul Wilhelm January 11, 1969

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 15H

"Desert Lore: Indians Clearly Marked Transition From Age of Boyhood to Man" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 15I

"Desert Lore: Arrowheads Easy to Make -- If You Happen to be an Indian" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 15J

"Indian Historian Spreads Word About Cahuilla Tribe in Desert" March 6, 1983

Creator/Collector: Los Angeles Times
Physical Description: Article
Folder 15K

"Desert Lore: Gone Away From Here Country Brings Lament" by Paul Wilhelm March 6, 1983

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 15L

"Preservation of Heritage: Why Indians Want Village at Ventura Park" November 23, 1972

Creator/Collector: Los Angeles Times
Physical Description: Article
Folder 15M

"Proud Indian Tribe Held Power in Desert Empire" p. 19A. Discusses how the Levi family name came to be as a result of employment by the Southern Pacific Railroad. February 16, 1967

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 15N

List of names and relationships

Creator/Collector: Unknown Author
Physical Description: List
Folder 16

Palm Springs Villager. Contains article on Cahuilla rock art and trails. February 1958

Creator/Collector: Palm Springs Villager
Physical Description: Magazine
Folder 17

Westways, July 1944. Includes article "Fiesta Time at Santa Rosa" by Paul Wilhelm, p. 10. July 1944

Creator/Collector: Westways
Physical Description: Magazine
Folder 18A

"Desert Lore: Peace-loving Cahuilla built empire in desert" by Paul Wilhelm September 2, 1982

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 18B

"Ah Peh Put Te' Means Columnist is Papago Indian's Godfather" by Paul Wilhelm September 2, 1982

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 18C

"Indian Tale Explains Why Sky is So High" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 18D

"Indians Teach Crafts, Art, Cahuilla Tongue" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio News Magazine
Physical Description: Article
Folder 18E

"Indians Have Something to Teach Us" by Paul Wilhelm, p. 9 JUly 14, 1961

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 18F

"Pioneer's death sliced ties to Laws Camp" by Bill Jennings

Creator/Collector: Bill Jennings
Physical Description: Article
Folder 18G

"Paul Wilhelm's Desert Column" October 2, 1956

Creator/Collector: Limelight News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 18H

"Indian Ceremonials Give Hope, Says Medicine Man"

Creator/Collector: Author Unknown
Physical Description: Article
Folder 18I

"Indian Ceremonials Give Hope, Says Medicine Man"

Creator/Collector: Unknown Author
Physical Description: Article
Folder 18J

"Desert Lore: Trip up Mt. San Jacinto reveals beauty of nature" August 31, 1981

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 18K

"Desert Lore: Wintertime stargazers get an eyeful in desert" January 12, 1984

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 18L

"Desert Lore: Basque Shepherd Finds Desert Lonely" March 2, 1968

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 18M

"Tale of the missing Valentine ends after the loss of years" by Paul Wilhelm, p. 15 February 14, 1981

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 19A

Envelope: addressed to Paul Wilhelm. February 3, 1939

Creator/Collector: El Paso Smelting Works
Physical Description: Envelope
Folder 19B

"H. E. Gard"

Creator/Collector: Author Unknown
Physical Description: Notes
Folder 19C

Letter: Grace Dixon to Paul Wilhelm. February 1950

Creator/Collector: Grace Dixon
Physical Description: Letter
Folder 19D

To Paul Wilhelm. Outlines the early transportation systems through the Valley with dates. February 2

Creator/Collector: Tom
Physical Description: Letter and Envelope
Folder 20

The Catholic World (magazine). Includes the poem "The Street of Your Love" by Paul Wilhelm December 1945

Creator/Collector: The Catholic World
Physical Description: Maazone
Folder 21

"President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's SHANGRI-LA in Indio, California: Fact or Fiction? Did past President Franklin D. Roosevelt sleep here?...or just Eleanor?"

Creator/Collector: Peggee Frederick
Physical Description: Manuscript
Folder 22A

"Desert Lore: Indio pioneer helped open CV to settlement" by Paul Wilhelm March 17, 1983

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22B

"Calling Dr. Tinkham a familiar refain for desert nature-lovers" by Paul Wilhelm September 6, 1984

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22C

"Desert Lore: Commonplace events made Valley special" by Paul Wilhelm September 6, 1984

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22D

"Desert Lore: New Street Will Carry Name of Pioneer Father of Indio" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22E

"Desert Lore: Indio school in 1910 a far cry from today" by Paul Wilhelm October 6, 1983

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22F

"Desert Lore: Old Indians Recall Big Hunts, Tell Cahuilla Tribal Legends" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22G

"Desert Lore: Out of Desert Silence Comes An Air of Mystery and Magic" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22H

"Desert Lore: Mighty Indian Guardians, Like Desert, Will Remain Forever" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22I

"For Bud Clark, days on trail are vivid memory" August 23, 1985

Creator/Collector: Hemet News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22J

"Cupenos turn adversity into advantage for tribe"

Creator/Collector: Author Unknown
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22K

"Desert Lore: New Book is Rich in Indian History" by Paul Wilhelm July 3-4, 1965

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22L

"Legend of Thousand Palms lives on among Indian tribes"

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22M

"Indian Boys Go Forth, Seek Guiding Visions" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22N

"Thousand Palms Canyon is Rich in Early Indian Culture, Historical Finds" p. 12 February 15, 1955

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22O

"Early Settlers Found Artifacts in Abundance: Indian Relics Become Priceless Collections" by Paul Wilhelm February 10, 1960

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22P

"Postscript: Indian Group Builds Pride as Community Rises in Brushland" December 5, 1977

Creator/Collector: Los Angeles Times
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22Q

"Rockhouse Canyon still home to legends of Cahuilla Indians" by Paul Wilhelm December 16

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22R

"Desert Lore: Question For Seven Painted Ollas (First of Three Part Series)" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22S

"Desert Lore: Question For Seven Painted Ollas (Second of Three Part Series)" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22T

"Desert Lore: Question For Seven Painted Ollas (End of Series)" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22U

"Pinyon harvest time finds local Indians on campout" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22V

"Cahuilla Tribe renowned for horticultural ability" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22W

"Goldenbush blooms signal the changing of seasons" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 22X

"Spectacular smoke tree displays greet wanderers" by Paul Wilhelm

Creator/Collector: Indio Daily News?
Physical Description: Article
Folder 23A

"Flowers That Go Bloom in the Night" by Betty Snyder and a poem "Autumn Ends" by Helen Christensen. Along with an envelope addressed to Paul Wilhelm with the words "Cerius Cacti" written on the front, from Francine? October 1983

Creator/Collector: Modern Maturity
Physical Description: Articles + envelope
Folder 23B

"Desert shrub re-discovered:Jojoba was'good medicine' for Indians" and an envelope addressed to Paul Wilhelm with the word "Jojoba" written on the front, from Francine? January 28, 1982

Creator/Collector: The Desert Trail
Physical Description: Article + envelope