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Finding Aid to the L. Ray Hersey Letter regarding Beecher Island MS.672
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  • Title: L. Ray Hersey Letter regarding Beecher Island
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.672
    Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
    Date: undated
    Abstract: This is a letter from L. Ray Hersey to E. A. Brininstool relating to Beecher Island.
    creator: Brininstool, E. A. (Earl Alonzo), 1870-1957
    creator: Hersey, L. Ray

    Related Archival Materials

    Photographs that came in with this letter can be found in the Photo Archives.

    Scope and Contents

    This is a letter from L. Ray Hersey to E. A. Brininstool relating to Beecher Island.

    Preferred citation

    L. Ray Hersey Letter regarding Beecher Island, undated, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.672.

    Processing history

    Processed by Library staff after 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 November 7, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).


    Transferred from Curatorial department, 1977 March. Acquired by Curatorial as part of the E. A. Brininstool Collection from Dawson's Book Shop, 1976 May 7. Purchased by The General Charles McCormack Reeve Fund.


    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.


    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.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Beecher Island, Battle of, 1868
    Cheyenne Indians -- Wars
    Colorado -- History -- Sources
    Indians of North America -- Wars -- Colorado