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Finding Aid to the Report on Preliminary Investigation of Painted Cave, Inyo County, California MS.784
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  • Title: Report on Preliminary Investigation of Painted Cave, Inyo County, California
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.784
    Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder, 40 pages)
    Date: 1938 July 16
    Abstract: This is a report submitted to the Southwest Museum by amateur archaeologist and enthusiast, E. T. Ross, regarding a cave he discovered and explored in 1938. The report includes a letter to Southwest Museum staff, drawings, photographs, and a folded map on blueprint paper tipped in the back of the volume.
    creator: Ross, E. T.

    Scope and Contents

    This is a report submitted to the Southwest Museum by amateur archaeologist and enthusiast, E. T. Ross, regarding a cave he discovered and explored in 1938. The report includes a letter to Southwest Museum staff, drawings, photographs, and a folded map on blueprint paper tipped in the back of the volume.

    Preferred citation

    Report on Preliminary Investigation of Painted Cave, Inyo County, California, 1938 July 16, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.784.

    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 E. T. Ross, 1938. Accession note: Not listed in the Accession log until 1958.

    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

    Chumash Painted Cave State Historic Park (Calif.)
    Correspondence
    Drawings
    Inyo County (Calif.)
    Maps
    Petroglyphs -- California
    Photographs