Finding Aid to the Harry A. Brandt Manuscripts MS.671

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 November 7


Title: Harry A. Brandt Manuscripts
Identifier/Call Number: MS.671
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.5 linear feet (1 box)
Date (inclusive): 1954-1973
Abstract: This is a collection of manuscripts, plays, and poems regarding pioneer experiences in the Southwest, written by Harry A. Brandt between 1954 and 1968.
creator: Brandt, Harry Alonzo, 1885-1974

Scope and Contents

This is a collection of manuscripts, plays, and poems regarding pioneer experiences in the Southwest, written by Harry A. Brandt between 1954 and 1968. Titles include Last of the Pioneers, The Narrow Land, Garden of the Giants, Five Southwestern Plays, and The Southwestern Troubadour. The manuscript for The Southwestern Troubadour also includes a letter to the editor of October House in New York, dated 1973.

Preferred citation

Harry A. Brandt Manuscripts, 1954-1973, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.671; [folder number] [folder title][date].

Processing history

Processed by Library staff after 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 November 7, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

Acquisition

Donation from Harry A. Brandt, 1986 July 10.

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

Five Southwestern Plays
Frontier and pioneer life -- Southwest, New.
Garden of the Giants Last of the Pioneers
Manuscripts
Plays
Poetry
Poets -- United States
Southwest, New -- Poetry
The Narrow Land The Southwestern Troubadour