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A collection of the folk history of Manassa, Colorado / Gayle Huffaker, 1971

 Item — Box: 76, Folder: 7
Identifier: FA 1 Item 823

Scope and Contents

Gayle Huffaker collected personal narratives about the folk history of Manassa, Colorado. Included are descriptions of Manassa in 1920, the wealthiest man in Manassa buying himself a Model-T Ford, and the famous fighter Jack Dempsey ("The Manassa Mauler"). Project was written for an English 397 class in 1971.


  • 1971

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at


1 volume (27 pages) ; 28 cm

Language of Materials



Missing consent forms.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States