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Finding Aid to the J. V. (Jacob Vradenberg) Brower Autobiographical Manuscript MS.611
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  • Preferred citation
  • Processing history
  • Scope and Contents
  • Use
  • Access
  • Biographical note
  • Acquisition

  • Title: J. V. (Jacob Vradenberg) Brower Autobiographical Manuscript
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.611
    Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
    Date: circa 1935
    Abstract: J. V. (Jacob Vradenberg) Brower (1844-1905) was an ethnologist and explorer. At the request of Southwest Museum director Frederick Webb Hodge, J. V. Brower composed this autobiographical sketch in 1902. This is a photostatic copy made by the Huntingon Free Library and Reading Room, New York City in 1932.
    creator: Brower, J. V. (Jacob Vradenberg), 1844-1905
    creator: Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956

    Preferred citation

    J. V. (Jacob Vradenberg) Brower Autobiographical Manuscript, 1935, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.611.

    Processing history

    Processed by Glenna Schroeder, circa 1977-1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 October 22, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

    Scope and Contents

    J. V. (Jacob Vradenberg) Brower (1844-1905) was an ethnologist and explorer. At the request of Southwest Museum director Frederick Webb Hodge, J. V. Brower composed this autobiographical sketch in 1902. This is a photostatic copy made by the Huntingon Free Library and Reading Room, New York City in 1932.

    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. An item-level list is available

    Biographical note

    J. V. (Jacob Vradenberg) Brower (1844-1905) was an ethnologist and explorer.

    Acquisition

    Donation from Dr. F. A. Blossom, 1935 October.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Autobiography
    Dakota Indians
    Ethnologists
    Explorers -- West (U.S.)
    Manuscripts
    Quivira (Legendary place)
    Wichita Indians