Finding Aid to the Joseph F. Grace Manuscript MS.590

Finding aid prepared by Holly Rose Larson and Anna Liza Posas
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA, 90065-5030
2012 October 9

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].


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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