Scope and Contents
Title: Frank Bryan Manuscripts and Maps
Identifier/Call Number: MS.795
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material:
0.1 linear feet
This collection includes a letter from Frank Bryan to the Southwest Museum librarian, manuscripts by Bryan, and two maps drawn
by Bryan recording the travel routes discussed in the manuscripts. Materials are dated 1960 February-June.
Scope and Contents
This collection includes a letter from Frank Bryan to the Southwest Museum librarian, a typed manuscript by Bryan entitled
"Some Notes on Where Traveled the Men Who Began the Written History of the Region From the Mississippi River West to the Waters
of the Rio Grande," a published manuscript by Bryan entitled "Notes on the Travel of De Soto and His Army to the West of the
Mississippi," and two maps drawn by Bryan recording the travel routes discussed in the manuscripts. Materials are dated 1960
Frank Bryan Manuscripts and Maps, 1960, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.795.
Processed by Library staff before 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 December
10, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).
Donated by Frank Bryan, 1960 June 22.
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.
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Subjects and Indexing Terms
Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar, 16th cent.
Soto, Hernando de, approximately 1500-1542
Cibola, Seven cities of
Discoveries in geography
North America -- Discovery and exploration
Notes on the Travel of De Soto and His Army to the West of the Mississippi
Some Notes on Where Travelled the Men Who Began the Written History of the Region From the Mississippi River West
West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration