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Percy Bigmouth papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1991
Scope and Contents Contains various Mescalero Apache legends recorded by Percy Bigmouth at the request of Carolyn Block (later Akrom). Also includes correspondence, almost entirely from Percy Bigmouth. Book three includes photographs of Bigmouth and two short essays about Percy Bigmouth. There is also a statement made by Bigmouth, Percy's father, on the history of the Mescalero Apaches.
Dates: approximately 1945-1959

Ina Sizer Cassidy papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8811
Content Description Contains ethnographic notes and accounts of Ina Sizer Cassidy's interactions with Native Americans in Arizona while the author was living there as well as descriptions of Hopi life. Materials are from Oraibi, Arizona in 1915 and shortly afterward. Some of the documents are copies from original Cassidy typescripts. The materials are dated between 1915-1965.
Dates: approximately 1915-1965; Majority of material found within 1915-1917

Glittering misery : dependents of the Indian fighting army

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2668
Scope and Contents Typewritten book drafts with handwritten corrections. The items relate to the lives of family members of those who fought Indians in the American West. The materials were submitted to the Old Army Press for publication. They were eventually published by the Presidio Press.
Dates: 1976

I talk about my children

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2734
Scope and Contents Typewritten book draft with handwritten corrections. Stewart writes about raising her children. Also included are photocopies of entries from numerous national and international biographical dictionaries and directories which list Stewart.
Dates: approximately 1975

John Lyon papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1595
Abstract Manuscripts of John Lyon and research materials assembled by his great grandson, T. Edgar Lyon, Jr., for a biography of John Lyon. The items include personal history documents (1853-1903), stories and poems (1824-1887), journals (1849-1884), photographic material (1850-1906), correspondence (1849-1878), and a scrapbook of obituaries and published articles by and about John Lyon.
Dates: 1803-1906

Ted Lyon research on T. Edgar Lyon

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2372
Scope and Contents Contains research material on T. Edgar Lyon, Sr., drafts of the T. Edgar Lyon biography, miscellaneous materials regarding T. Edgar Lyon, cassette tapes of oral interviews regarding T. Edgar Lyon, and transcripts of the cassette tapes.
Dates: 1903-2000

Mormon enigma : Emma Hale Smith, prophet's wife, "elect lady," polygamy's foe

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1734
Scope and Contents Typewritten book draft with handwritten corrections. The item is an early draft of "Mormon Enigma" which length was later reduced as requested by the publisher, Doubleday & Company. The manuscript is a biography of Emma Hale Smith, first wife of the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith.
Dates: 1984

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