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Finding Aid to the Jeanne C. Smith Carr Collection MS.556
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  • Processing history
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  • Acquisition
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  • Access

  • Title: Jeanne C. Smith Carr Collection
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.556
    Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (2 folders)
    Date (inclusive): 1903-1962
    Abstract: This collection includes a hand-written manuscript by Jeanne Carr, articles by C. F. Shoop from 1959 and 1962 on Carr scholar Frank T. Thompson and his research on the Carr home, a1951 article by Thompson, and a Jeanne Carr obituary newspaper clipping from 1903.
    creator: Carr, Jeanne C. Smith
    creator: Shoop, C. F.

    Processing history

    Processed by Glenna Schroeder, circa 1977-1981. Final processing and 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).

    Scope and Contents

    This collection includes a hand-written manuscript by Jeanne Carr entitled "The First Families of California," undated; articles by C. F. Shoop from 1959 and 1962 on Carr scholar Frank T. Thompson and his research on the Carr home, Carmelita, and Jeanne and Ezra Carr; an article titled "Emerson and Etienne Geoffroy St. Hilaire" by Thompson, 1951; and a Jeanne Carr obituary newspaper clipping, 1903.

    Acquisition

    Carr manuscript donated with the George Wharton James collection, 1939-1940. Other materials assembled by Library staff.

    Preferred citation

    Jeanne C. Smith Carr Collection, 1903-1962, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.556; [folder number] [folder title][date].

    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

    Carr, Ezra S. (Ezra Slocum), 1819-1894
    Jackson, Helen Hunt, 1830-1885
    Muir, John, 1838-1914
    Serra, Junípero, 1713-1784
    Thompson, Frank T
    California -- Biography
    California -- History
    Clippings
    Emerson and Etienne Geoffroy St. Hilaire First Families of California
    Manuscripts
    Obituaries