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Register of the Burbank (Elbridge Ayer) Papers & Pictorial Works, 1890-1949
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CONTAINER LIST

 

BOX 1: BURBANK-HAMLIN CORRESPONDENCE; BURBANK CALIFORNIA PAINTINGS [N.B.---works are oil paintings unless otherwise indicated]

 

1.1-1.10: Correspondence, Burbank-Hamlin, 1942-1947. 10 items.

 

1.11: [Indian pueblo](framed) 11.7 x 11.7 cm.

 

1.12: Piute Indian home at Carson City, Nevada.(framed) 12 x 12 cm.

 

1.13: Mission San Juan Bautista. 12.5 x 17.8 cm.

 

1.14: Mission Santa Clara de Asis. 12.5 x 20.3 cm.

 

1.15: House where Helen Hunt Jackson wrote "Ramona." (framed) 11.3 x 17 cm.

 

1.16: Ramona's house near Oceanside, Calif. 11.3 x 15 cm.

 

1.17: Ramona's home near Oceanside. 10.5 x 16.2 cm.

 

1.18: Home of Governor Alvarado, Monterey, 1836. 10.5 x 15.4 cm.

 

1.19: Mission Asistencia San Antonio de Pala. 12.6 x 17.6 cm.

 

1.20: San Antonio de Pala [another version]11.4 x 17.6 cm.

 

1.21: San Miguel Arcangel California. 12.5 x 17.8 cm.

 

1.22: Mission Santa Cruz. 13.2 x 5 cm.

 

1.23: Wawona Mariposa Big Tree grove. 12.7 x 5.4 cm.

 

1.24: Ruins of Mission San Antonio de Padua. 12.7 x 17.6 cm.

 

1.25: Interior of a cave...Hopi Indian. 15 x 15.5 cm.

 

1.26: Attractive Ranch house near Taos. 10.5 x 15.5 cm.

 

1.27: Bell in San Juan [Bautista] mission. 12.3 x 15.5 cm.

 

1.28: Site of the Sutter Mill. 12.2 x 16.7 cm.

 

1.29: Birthplace of Abraham Lincoln. 10.5 x 15.3 cm.

 

1.30: [Lincoln portrait] Pencil drawing, 31 x 20.3 cm.

 

1.31: Ghost town of Panamint, Death Valley 10.4 x 17.8 cm.

 

1.32: A fallen giant, Humboldt State Redwood Park. 12.8 x 5.4 cm.

 

1.33: Winding through majestic California Redwoods. 10.3 x 15 cm.

 

1.34: Redwood trees. 10.2 x 6.4 cm.

 

1.35: General Sherman Tree, Sequoia National park. 12.8 x 5.4 cm.

 

1.36: World famous Tree house, Lilley Redwood Park. 11.5 x 18 cm.

 

1.37: Indian Village at Zia, New Mexico.(framed)1.9 x 16.8 cm.

 

BOX 2: BURBANK LANDSCAPES

 

2.1: [unidentified seascape](framed) 11 x 21.6 cm.

 

2.2: [unidentified landscape](framed) 10.3 x 19.2 cm. [extensive deterioration of painting surface]

 

2.3: Northern Cheyenne dance hall at Lame Deer, Montana. (framed) 11.7 x 16.8 cm.

 

2.4: Death Valley, Inyo-County, California.(framed) 12 x 17.1 cm.

 

2.5: Hopi Indians house at Palcea Arizona.(framed) 7.1 x 11.8 cm.

 

2.6: [unidentified seascape](framed) 10.4 x 17.8 cm.

 

2.7: Death Valley.(framed) 9.3 x 14.2 cm.

 

BOX 3: BURBANK PLANT & ANIMAL PAINTINGS

 

3.1: Cactus in the desert.(framed) 12 x 16.8 cm.

 

3.2: Giant cactus in the desert.(framed) 11.7 x 16.7 cm.

 

3.3: [dog portrait](framed) 17.4 x 11.7 cm.

 

3.4: Fido [dog portrait](framed) 22 x 17 cm.

 

3.5: Ginger [dog portrait](framed) 22 x 17 cm.

 

3.6: [Scrub jay](framed)12 x 17 cm.

 

3.7: [unidentified harbor and sailing ships]15.1 x 20.4 cm.

 

3.8: [clipper ship](framed) 22.1 x 17.11 cm.

 

3.9: [Puppy getting bath] Pencil drawing, 23.9 x 19.9 cm.

 

3.10: [Cat portrait] Pencil drawing, 25.4 x 25.6 cm.

 

3.11: [Chimpanzee] Pencil drawing, 27.2 x 20.2 cm.

 

3.12: The old Hall of Records at Monterey California. Pencil drawing. 23.3 x 27.8 cm.

 

BOX 4: BURBANK INDIAN PORTRAITS

 

4.1: I take the Pony Express Courier [portrait, male] Pencil drawing, 33.5 x 24.9 cm.

 

4.2: Old cart at Acometa N.M. Pencil drawing. 15.4 x 37.3 cm.

 

4.3: G[s?]o Mah-Haf-Tee-Mah. Navajo. Brown pencil drawing, 30 x 25.8 cm.

 

4.4: Stufa at Isleta, N. M. Pencil drawing, 21.5 x 31.6 cm.

 

4.5: Weasel-tail, Southern Cheyenne, 1898. Brown Pencil drawing, 30 x 25.8 cm.

 

4.6: Standing Bul, Southern Cheyenne, 1898. Brown Pencil drawing, 30.4 x 25.9 cm.

 

4.7: Chief Stinking-Bear, Sioux, 1899. Brown Pencil drawing, 30.7 x 25.7 cm.

 

4.8: Zuni shrine He-Patina. Pencil drawing, 19.5 x 28.3 cm.

 

4.9: Old adobe building some 20 miles from the Pima Indian reservation at Sacaton, Ariz. Pencil drawing, 18.8 x 36.4 cm.

 

4.10: Mojave cremation and stack of fuel for cremation. Pencil drawing, 20.3 x 26.5 cm.

 

4.11: Chief Pokagon, Potawatami, 1898. Brown pencil drawing 30.4 x 25.3 cm.

 

BOX 5: MORE BURBANK INDIAN PORTRAITS

 

5.1: Fanny, Hoopa Valley [Calif.] 1900. Brown pencil drawing, 30.5 x 26 cm.

 

5.2: Chief Seattle. Pencil drawing, 30.4 x 25.5 cm.

 

5.3: No-flesh, Sioux, 1899. Brown pencil drawing, 30.5 x 25.5 cm.

 

5.4: Chief Moses (Yeto-Mo-Set) Eastern Washington. Photoprint, 13.7 x 8.8 cm.

 

5.5: Ke-Ne-Wa-Na (Sioux squaw) ca. 1893. Lithograph, 36.8 x 26.2 cm.

 

5.6: Northern Cheyenne Indian tepees at Lame Deer, Mont. (framed), 18.9 x 27 cm.

 

5.7: Elk Creek Indians dance hall at Elk Greek Calif.(framed), 11.5 x 16.7 cm.

 

5.8: Sitting Bull's grave, Ft. Yates, Missouri River, S. Dakota. (framed), 17.9 x 23.1 cm.

 

5.9-.10:[Magazine illustrations: owl and horse].Pencil drawing and oil painting. 2 items.

 

5.11-.12: [Printed reproductions of Golden Gate Bridge, Painted Desert, a hen, Teddy Rosevelt] 5 items.

 

5.13: Stufa, where the Pueblo Indians hold their counsels at Zia Pueblo, N. M.(framed), 12.8 x 21.8 cm.

 

5.14: Rain-in-the-Face, Sioux, 1890. (framed), 35 x 26.8 cm.

 

5.15: Rain-in-the-Face. Lithograph, c. 1893 by Place & Coover. [used by Burbank to paint 5.14 above]. 38 x 27.7 cm.

 

5.16: [unidentified Indian male portrait] Lithograph, 25.2 x 20.2 cm.

 

5.17: Chief Joseph, Nez Perce, 1898. (framed) 35 x 26 cm.

 

5.18: Chief Black Coyote, Arapahoe, 1899. (framed), 34 x 26.3 cm.

 

5.19: Blackfeet Indian teepes. (with 5cm. frame),25.2 x 38.2 cm.

 

5.20: Chief Geronimo, Apache, 1897. Brown pencil drawing, 30.8 x 25.8 cm.

 

5.21: Chief Geronimo, Apache, 1898 [1897?] (framed), 33 x 27.8 cm.

 

5.22: Curley Crow, 1897. Pencil drawing, 30 x 26.6 cm.

 

5.23: Curley Crow, 1897. (framed), 30.5 x 28 cm.

 

5.24: Chief Wolf Robe, N. Cheyenne, 1900.(framed), 30.5 x 28 cm.

 

Box 6: BURBANK PORTRAITS, WHITES & INDIANS; MISCELLANY

 

6.1-.2: [Portraits of Buel August] Pencil Drawing and Pen and ink drawing. 2 items.

 

6.3: Chief Sitting Bull, Sioux, 1882. Brown pencil drawing, 36 x 28.7 cm.

 

6.4: Chief Sitting Bull, Sioux, 1882. Brown pencil drawing, 36 x 29 cm.

 

6.5: Future Champs' chow time [dogs eating] Pencil drawing, 30 x 37.3 cm.

 

6.6: [Horse Portrait] Brown pencil drawing, 37 x 29.2 cm.

 

6.7: The cowboy artist, Charles M. Russell. Lithograph of pencil drawing, 31.5 x 26.8 cm.

 

6.8: A.L. Hamlin, South Dakota, Pioneer, 1879. Pencil drawing, 35 x 28 cm.

 

6.9: Col. H. Edwin Mootz--"fighting Bud." Pencil drawing, 36.5 x 28.5 cm.

 

6.10: Bret Harte cabin. Pencil drawing, 27.2 x 35.2 cm.

 

6.11: General McArthur, 1947. Pencil drawing, 35.5 x 28 cm.

 

6.12: [Unidentified woman portrait] Pencil drawing, 36 x 28 cm.

 

6.13: Navajo [girl] 1948. Brown pencil drawing, 31 x 26.2 cm.

 

6.14: Chief Gray Hair, Crow, 1897. Brown pencil drawing, 31.5 x 25. 8 cm.

 

6.15: Old Concord coach at Colfax, Calif., in 1900. Pencil drawing, 36. x 28. 5 cm.

 

6.15: [same as 6.9](in 5 cm. frame) 29 x 38 cm.

 

6.16: Chief Red Cloud, Sioux, 1899. Brown pencil drawing 36.5 x 28.7 cm.

 

6.17: Navajo Indian girl, 1897, Ganado, Arizona. Brown pencil drawing, 36 x 28.5 cm.

 

6.18: [same as # 6.12] Pencil drawing, 31 x 25.5 cm.

 

6.19: Buffalo Bill. Brown pencil drawing, 31 x 25.7 cm.

 

6.20: [same as 6.14] Litho of pencil drawing, 31.5 x 26.5 cm.

 

6.21: Replica of first Rutledge & Cameron mill, 1829, New Salem, Menard County, Illinois. Pencil drawing, 36 x 28 cm.

 

6.22: Pony Bob, Omaha, Nebr., 1898. Pencil Drawing 36 x 28.8 cm.

 

6.23: [Buffalo head] Pencil drawing, 37 x 28.2 cm.

 

6.24: Maj. G.W. Lillie--"Pawnee Bill" 1887. Pencil drawing, 36 x 28 cm.

 

6.25: Will Rogers. Pencil Drawing, 36.5 x 27.7 cm.

 

6.26: Taos [make Indian] Pencil drawing, 30.5 x 25.4 cm.

 

6.27: [Portrait of man in dress military uniform] Pencil drawing, 36 x 29.3 cm.

 

6.28: [same as 6.22] Pencil drawing, 36 x 28 cm.

 

6.29: [Portrait unident. woman] Pencil drawing, 35.5 x 27.8 cm.

 

6.30: Navajo Indian girl, St. Michael's, Ariz.,1940.Brown pencil drawing, 36 x 28 cm.

 

6.31: [same as 6.25] Brown Pencil drawing, 31 x 25.8 cm.

 

6.32: E-wa, Apache, 1898. Brown pencil drawing, 35.7 x 28 cm.

 

6.33: Pocahontas, Virginian Tribe, 1595-1617. Brown Pencil drawing, 30.5 x 29.5 cm.

 

6.34: Princess Angeline, Daughter of Chief Seattle. Brown Pencil drawing, 34.5 x 30 cm.

 

6.35: [improved grubbing hoe] Pencil drawing, 35.7 x 28 cm.

 

6.36: [preliminary artist's layout for advertisment of Carson Western Library and Pony Express Museum]. Pen & ink-lithograph combination, 35.5 x 29 cm.