Finding Aid to the John G. Capron, Crabb Massacre Manuscript MS.508

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 September 27


Title: John G. Capron, Crabb Massacre Manuscript
Identifier/Call Number: MS.508
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 Linear feet 1 folder
Date: 1911
Abstract: This is an account of the Crabb Massacre that occurred in 1857 in Mexico, as remembered by John G. Capron. It is a typed, unsigned, and undated manuscript.
creator: Capron, John G.

Processing history

Processed by Glenna Schroeder, circa 1977-1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 September 27, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

Scope and Contents

This is an account of the Crabb Massacre that occurred in 1857 in Mexico, as remembered by John G. Capron. It is a typed, unsigned manuscript.

Preferred citation

John G. Capron, Crabb Massacre Manuscript, 1911, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.508.

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.

Acquisition

Purchase for the Munk Library of Arizoniana collection, 1910 May 10.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Crabb, Henry Alexander, d. 1587
Crabb Expedition, 1857
Crabb Massacre, 1857
Sonora (Mexico : State)