Scope and contents
Title: Charles Baldwin Genung Manuscript Collection
Identifier/Call Number: MS.591
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material:
0.2 Linear feet
Date (inclusive): 1863-1939
Charles Baldwin Genung was an Arizona pioneer in the 1860s and 1870s. This collection includes carbon copies of typed manuscripts
by Genung, recounting his experiences in the 1860s and 1870s.
Genung, Charles Baldwin
United States. Works Progress Administration.
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
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Copyright has not been assigned to the Braun Research Library at the Autry National Center. All requests for permission to
publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Library Director. Permission for publication is given
on behalf of the Braun Research Library as the owner 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.
Purchase from Joseph Amasa Munk as part of the Munk Library of Arizoniana, 1910 May 10.
Charles Baldwin Genung Manuscript Collection, 1863-1939, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.591.
Charles Baldwin Genung was an Arizona pioneer in the 1860s and 1870s.
Processed by Glenna Schroeder, circa 1977-1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012
October 9, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).
Scope and contents
This collection includes carbon copies of typed manuscripts by Genung recounting his experiences in the 1860s and 1870s.
These items are accompanied by manuscript forms from the 1939 WPA records survey.
- "About my experience with the Colorado Indian Reservation and the Apaches" ca. 1866-1868
- "How he came to be a Hassayamper" - story of how Genung got to Arizona
- "Account of T. L. Lambertson and hsi wife's life pioneering in Arizona" 1860's, Walnut Grove area of Yavapai County
- Chris Lobenheimer's loan to Genung; Genung's dealings with Levy Bashford and Genung's distillery
- "My first Year in Arizona"
- "Recollections of an Arizona pioneer of the 60's and 70's. Apache Campaign under Lieutenant Morton with Hi Jolley as guide"
- Henry Wickenburg's experiences with cattle and the Vulture gold mine
Subjects and Indexing Terms
Lambertson, T. L.
Morton, Charles, d. 1914
Arizona -- History
Cattle trade -- Arizona
Colorado River Indian Reservation (Ariz. and Calif.)
Distilleries -- Arizona
Gold mines and mining -- Arizona
Pioneers -- Arizona
Tohono O'odham Indians
Vulture Mine (Ariz.)
Yavapai County (Ariz.)