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Box 8

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William Henry Jackson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1608
Scope and Contents The collection includes multiple typescripts of two journals (1866-1867), correspondence (1924-1953), book manuscripts, news clippings (1929-1966), and mementos from Jackson's round-the-world trip for the World Transportation Commission (1894-1896). The photographs and art work, which comprise the bulk of the collection, include 1082 individual items. Of the 1082, approximately 1003 photographs and 31 pieces of art can be clearly attributed to William Henry Jackson. The photographic...
Dates: 1866-1966

The pioneer photographer, approximately 1866-1929

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1608 Series 2 Item 821
Scope and Contents note

An example of the cover sketch for "Pioneer Photographer Jackson/Driggs. In Pioneer Life Series." The titles are as given in the book. The page number is given in the abstract.

Dates: Other: approximately 1866-1929

William Henry Jackson photograph of William Henry Jackson and friends, 1865

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1608 Series 2 Item 822
Scope and Contents note

The author (seated at the right) with his Rutland Cronies of 1865. Note on back: "The Pioneer Photographer, W. H. J. at lower right, 1864; page 7." There is a conflict in the date Jackson wrote and the date given in the book.

Dates: Other: 1865

We interview the wagon boss at St Joe in the hope of getting a job at bullwhacking, 1866

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1608 Series 2 Item 823
Scope and Contents note

A drawing of Jackson and his two companions, Billy, and Rock, in 1866.

Dates: Other: 1866

Laramie Peak as seen from the north, approximately 1866-1929

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1608 Series 2 Item 824

William Henry Jackson drawing of herding horses, approximately 1866-1929

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1608 Series 2 Item 827

William Henry Jackson drawing of wagon master, approximately 1866-1929

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1608 Series 2 Item 828
Scope and Contents note

This a sketch similar to item 823, but without jackson and his friends.

Dates: Other: approximately 1866-1929

Promontory Point, the flag marks the point where the Union Pacific and Central Pacific lines were joined. Photographed two months later, 1869 May 10

 Item — Box: 8, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1608 Series 2 Item 829
Scope and Contents note

Photograph only of a train on the railroad tracks.

Dates: Other: 1869 May 10