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Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Robert Spurrier Ellison papers

Identifier: MSS 782
Scope and Contents Materials include correspondence, genealogical notes, diaries, business records, drafts of writings, speeches, and collected research and reference materials including manuscripts, letters, legal documents, maps, photographs, and newspaper clippings. The materials pertain primarily to the history and settlement of the American West, the American Indian Wars and American Indian culture, and the preservation of western historical landmarks. Dated 1833 to 1951.
Dates: 1833-1951

Oversize, 1850-1935

Identifier: MSS 782 Series 9
Scope and Contents Contents include a collection of Robert S. Ellison's maps, mostly dealing with historical landmarks and famous old west battles. Materials dated 1850 to 1935.
Dates: 1850-1935

Robert Spurrier Ellison general correspondence, 1906-1945

Identifier: MSS 782 Series 4
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence to and from Robert S. Ellison, mostly incoming letters. Letters document Ellison's collection and research activities and his interactions with other devotees of the American West, such as booksellers, scholars, amateur historians, journalists, and surviving western pioneers such as William Henry Jackson. Dated 1906 to 1945.
Dates: 1906-1945

Robert Spurrier Ellison mementos, 1916-1946

 Series — Box 1: Series 1; Series 3; Series 4 [Barcode: 31197231207520], Folder: 3
Identifier: MSS 782 Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains awards, certificates, invitations, pins, buttons and newsclippings, railroad schedules and dining car and restaurant menus. Dated 1916-1946. Also contains undated material.
Dates: 1916-1946

Robert Spurrier Ellison research and reference file, 1833-1951

Identifier: MSS 782 Series 8
Scope and Contents Contains materials collected by Ellison pertaining to the full range of his interests in the history of the American West. The files contain typescripts, holographs, newsclippings, reprints, brochures, biographical sketches, and occasional correspondence. The files contain a large number of copied sources and newspaper articles saved by Ellison, as well as a number of original manuscripts, both holograph and typewritten, such as those of William Carey Brown, T. J. Brundage, William Francis...
Dates: 1833-1951