Finding Aid to the Cosumnes Indians MS.763

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 December 5


Title: Cosumnes Indians
Identifier/Call Number: MS.763
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Date: 1899
Abstract: This file contains a hand-written manuscript signed by Laurrel C. Harris, archaeologist, El Dorado, California, written December 26, 1899.
creator: Harris, Laurrel C., born circa 1863

Scope and Contents

This file contains a hand-written manuscript signed by Laurrel C. Harris, archaeologist, El Dorado, California. Header notes: December 26, 1899, The Land of Sunshine. Materials include a page of drawings of glyphs found carved on rocks, and three photographs taken in November and December 1899. The manuscript was probably originally in MS.1 Charles Fletcher Lummis Collection, and might have been an article for Land of Sunshine. The three photographs are labeled: No 1 Sacred Fire Rock; No 2 Ulha, last of the Umbleca; No 3 Ancient Implements.

Preferred citation

Cosumnes Indians, 1899, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.763.

Processing history

Processed by Library staff before 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 December 5, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

Use

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Access

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Subjects and Indexing Terms

Cosumnes River (Calif.)
Indians of North America -- California
Indians of North America -- California -- Antiquities
Manuscripts
Petroglyphs -- California
Photographs