Finding Aid to the Arizona Hassayampa Society Collection MS.584

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 October 9


Title: Arizona Hassayampa Society of Southern California Ephemera and Clippings Collection
Identifier/Call Number: MS.584
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 Linear feet (1 folder)
Date (bulk): Bulk, 1914-1919
Date (inclusive): 1908-1938
Abstract: The Arizona Hassayampa Society of Southern California was comprised of a group of California residents dedicated to celebrating Arizona's history and legacy at annual meetings. This collection consists of a membership card, invitations, and programs created by the Arizona Hassayampa Society of Southern California from 1914-1919. This collection also includes newspaper articles, predominately from the Los Angeles Times, published from 1908-1938.
creator: Arizona Hassayampa Society of Southern California.
creator: Los Angeles Times.

Access

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Preferred citation

Arizona Hassayampa Society of Southern California Ephemera and Clippings Collection, 1908-1919, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS. 584.

Scope and contents

This collection consists of a membership card, invitations, and programs created by the Arizona Hassayampa Society of Southern California from 1914-1919. This collection also includes newspaper articles, predominately from the Los Angeles Times, published from 1908-1938.

Administrative History note

The Arizona Hassayampa Society of Southern California was comprised of a group of California residents dedicated to celebrating Arizona's history and legacy at annual meetings. Joseph Amasa Munk, creator of the Munk Library of Arizoniana held at the Braun Research Library, was a member of the Society.

Acquisition

Purchase by the Library for the Munk Library of Arizoniana, 1910 May 10.

Processing history

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).

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Munk, J. A. (Joseph Amasa), 1847-1927
Arizona -- History
Clippings
Ephemera
Invitations
Music
Postcards
Programs