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Eugene Manlove Rhodes papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 859

Scope and Contents

Eugene Manlove Rhodes' correspondence with Maynard Dixon, William Raine, Clement Yore, and Charles Gould, 1914-1934. Correspondence of his widow May D. Rhodes, 1934-1940. The collection also contains book reviews by Rhodes, book reviews of Rhodes' work, and memorabilia.


  • 1914-1942


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research. The letters in their entirety cannot be published without permission of the Curator of Archives and Manuscripts.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Eugene Manlove Rhodes collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Author and historian of the American West.


1 box (.25 linear ft.)

Language of Materials



Handwritten and typed book reviews, correspondence, and memorabilia. Among the correspondents are Maynard Dixon, William MacLeod Raine, Clem Yore, and Charles Newton Gould. The book reviews are both by Rhodes and about his works. Also included are correspondence of May D. Rhodes.

Other Finding Aids

Finding aid available in repository.

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased by the Brigham Young University Harold B. Lee Library - date unknown.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Processing Information

Processed; Dennis Rowley and Michael Monahan; 1984.

Register of Eugene Manlove Rhodes papers
Megan Furcini
2011 March 23
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States