Finding Aid to the Percy A. Bivins, On The Tamazula Manuscript MS.525
Holly Rose Larson
Library and Archives at the Autry
2012 September 28
210 South Victory Blvd.
Burbank, CA 91502
Contributing Institution: Library and Archives at the Autry
Title: Percy A. Bivins, On The Tamazula Manuscript
Creator: Bivins, Percy A.
Identifier/Call Number: MS.525
Physical Description: 0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Abstract: Typed copy of a manuscript entitled On The Tamazula, written by Percy A. Bivins in Silao, Guanajuato, Mexico on November 1, 1899. The typed document itself is not dated.
Language of Material: English .
Processed by Glenna Schroeder, circa 1977-1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 September 28, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).
Typed copy of a manuscript entitled On The Tamazula, written by Percy A. Bivins in Silao, Guanajuato, Mexico on November 1, 1899. The typed document itself is not dated.
"Percy A. Bivins recieved a partial course in civil engineering in the State University of Iowa and operated as a railway locating and constructing engineer in the western United States and Mexico. As a locating engineer, he was associated with economic studies of railway operations. For the past twelve years, he has been an industrial engineer of The Standard Textile Products Company of New York, a concern which was a pioneer in studies of industrial economics and the use of business graphics." -- from Industrial Management, June 1922, Volumes 63-64, p. 355.
Percy A. Bivins, Tamazula Manuscript, undated, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry Museum of the American West, Los Angeles; MS.525.
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Purchase from Joseph Amasa Munk as part of the Munk Library of Arizoniana, 1910 May 10.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
Indians of Mexico
Tamazula (Sinaloa, Mexico)
Tamazula (Jalisco, Mexico)