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Finding Aid to the Joseph F. Grace Manuscript MS.590
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  • Title: Joseph F. Grace Manuscript
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.590
    Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.25 linear feet (1 box)
    Date (inclusive): 1883-1939
    Abstract: Includes Joseph F. Grace's story of his life from age 10 on the frontier, entitled Twenty-Nine Years On the Frontier.
    creator: Grace, Joseph F.
    creator: Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956
    creator: Saunders, Charles Francis, 1859-1941

    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).

    Scope and Contents

    Includes Joseph F. Grace's story of his life from age 10 on the frontier, entitled Twenty-Nine Years On the Frontier.
    29 Years on the Frontier, MS Part 1 1854-1866 Part 2 1866-1877 Part 3 1877-1883
    2 letters from C. F. Saunders to Dr. Hodge 7 October 1939 and 10 October 1939
    Experiences on the trail, fights with Indians, and tracking outlaws.

    Custodial history

    Collected by C. F. Saunders.


    Donated by Mrs. Charles F. Saunders, 1939 October.

    Preferred citation

    Joseph F. Grace Manuscript, 1883-1939, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.590; [folder number] [folder title][date].


    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

    Apache Indians
    Comanche Indians
    Indians of North America
    Life on the Frontier
    Outlaws -- West (U.S.)
    Overland journeys to the Pacific
    Twenty-nine years on the Frontier