Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Finding Aid to the William A. White Scrapbook MS.786
MS.786  
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (76.55 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Details
 
Table of contents What's This?
  • Scope and Contents
  • Preferred citation
  • Processing history
  • Acquisition
  • Use
  • Access

  • Title: William A. White Scrapbook
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.786
    Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
    Date (inclusive): 1895-1900
    Abstract: This is a scrapbook compiled by William A. White of Los Angeles, California, consisting of newspaper clippings and a couple of photographs from 1895-1900 regarding excavations and archaeological studies in Southern California.
    creator: White, William A., fl. 1900

    Scope and Contents

    This is a scrapbook compiled by William A. White of Los Angeles, California, consisting of newspaper clippings from such papers as San Francisco Examiner and the Los Angeles Times and a couple of photographs from 1895-1900 regarding excavations and archaeological studies in Southern California. The pages are separate from the hard cover, whose interior displays a hand-drawn map of the Southern California coastline and islands.

    Preferred citation

    William A. White Scrapbook, 1895-1900, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.786.

    Processing history

    Processed by Library staff before 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 December 6, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

    Acquisition

    Donated by Mrs. Francis Yost, 1962 March.

    Use

    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.

    Access

    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.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Geronimo, Apache Chief, 1829-1909
    Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956
    Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928.
    Remington, Frederic, 1861-1909
    Acoma (N.M.)
    Acoma Indians
    Apache Indians
    Chumash Indians
    Clippings
    Enchanted Mesa (N.M.)
    Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
    Indians of North America
    Los Angeles Times
    Maps
    Photographs
    Pueblo Indians
    Results of my excavations on Santa Catalina and San Clemente (San Francisco Examiner)
    San Clemente Island (Calif.)
    San Francisco Examiner
    San Nicolas Island (Calif.) -- History
    Scrapbooks
    Taos (N.M.)
    The Grand Canyon of the Colorado (Washington Post) (New York Herald) (San Francisco Chronicle) (Los Angeles Herald)