Marcus Pete Journal

Cara Stansberry
Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
901 E Tahquitz Canyon Way Ste C-204
Palm Springs, California 92262
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Agua Caliente Cultural Museum. All rights reserved.

Marcus Pete Journal

Accession number: 2011.027.001

Agua Caliente Cultural Museum

ACCM Archives

Palm Springs, California
Processed by:
Cara Sansberry
Date Completed:
Encoded by:
Cara Stansberry
(c) 2013 Agua Caliente Cultural Museum. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Marcus Pete Journal
Dates: 1937
Accession number: 2011.027.001
Creator: Pete, Marcus
Collection Size: 0.25 linear feet
Repository: Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
Palm Springs, California 92262
Abstract: Journal of Marcus Pete with hand-written entries from the year 1937. Measures 4.5" x 7" x 1", red canvas hardcover binding and labeled National Diary 1935. Content chronicles his trip to Washington, D.C. in support of land allotments; accompanied by attorney Thomas Sloan.
Physical location: Stored off site. Advance notice required for access.
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English
Digitized journal available online.


Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Ownership of the physical collection belongs to the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum does not hold the copyright. For research purposes only. All copies and reproductions by permission of copyright holder[s].

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Marcus Pete Journal, 2011.027.001, Agua Caliente Cultural Museum.

Acquisition Information


Biography / Administrative History

Marcus Pete was owner and operator of The Indian Store, a general store on Section 14 of the Agua Caliente Indian Reservation.

Scope and Content of Collection

Journal of Marcus Pete with hand-written entries from the year 1937. Measures 4.5" x 7" x 1", red canvas hardcover binding and labeled National Diary 1935. Content chronicles his trip to Washington DC in support of land allotments, accompanied by Thomas Sloan.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection.
Pete, Marcus
Sloan, Thomas
Agua Caliente Band of Mission Indians
Palm Springs
Patencio, Albert
Patencio, Albert Santos
Ickes, Harold
Persaud, James
Price, Jackson
Largo, B.
Dady, John
Agua Caliente Indian Reservation
Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians
Roberson, George
Sheppard, Tom
Morongo, Tom
Gabriel, Charlie
Collier, John
Collett, Frederick George
Willis, Purl
Patencio, Francisco
Patencio, Flora
Von Bulow, Stella
Crawford, Wade
Hatchitt, Juana
Thompson, Clyde
Butler, Gilbert
Richards, Diana Prieto
Richards, Arthur
Castillo, Adam
Hahn, Florian
Grorud, Albert
Saubel, Joseph
Estavillo, A.
Schneider, Joe
Monk, Elizabeth Pete
Pierce, Russel
Atwood, Stella
Muffers, Jack
Marcus, Willie
Lugo, Mary
Manuel, Pico
Largo, Manuel
Morongo, Martha
Manuel, Roy
Cortega, John
Valenzuela, Joe
Augustine, Ray
Candilavia, Dot
Morongo, Matilda
Betfer, Gilbert
Welmas, Sarah
Gilcrist, Willar
Smith, R. J.
Puglisi, Louise
Ortega, John
Chino, Pedro
Andreas, John Joseph
Gray, Dolly
Welmas, Joe
Quackenbush, Harold
DeSoto, Damon
Tortes, Celbastien
Browell, George
Rios, Elario
Lugo, Lena
Pierce, Annie
St. Marie, Annie
St. Marie, Genevieve
Washington, DC
Salt Lake City
San Diego
Balboa Park
St. James Hotel
Court of Claims
Department of the Interior
Tribal Committee
Twentynine Palms
29 Palms
Pala Reservation
Agua Caliente Hot Spring
California Court of Claims
San Bernardino
Date Palms
Big House
Ceremonial House
Fiesta House
Toll Gate
Mission Indian Federation
St. Boniface
Saint Boniface