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West (U.S.) -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 99 Collections and/or Records:

Robert Spurrier Ellison research and reference file, 1833-1951

 Series
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

Robert Spurrier Ellison writings, 1924-1940

 Series
Identifier: MSS 782 Series 7
Scope and Contents

Contents include drafts of writings, mainly articles, written by Robert S. Ellison pertaining to the history of Wyoming, specifically Fort Bridger. Includes draft of Ellison's book, "Fort Bridger : A Brief History," clippings, and reprints. Materials dated 1924 to 1940.

Dates: 1924-1940

Dennis Rowley papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2014
Content Description Collection of Dennis Rowley's professional and personal papers. Primarily consists of files maintained by Rowley during the period covering his professional assignments while working for the Harold B. Lee Library, as curator of Archives and Manuscripts (1973-1990), University Archivist (4 years) and Manuscripts Accessioner and Processor and Curator of Literary Collections in the Department of Special Collections and Manuscripts (1990-1996). Also includes files used in Rowley's work as...
Dates: Other: approximately 1942-1996; Majority of material found within 1973-1996

Simpson Springs Oral History Project case files, 1973-1976

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 7752 Series 7 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents

Includes contracts, contact information, and biographical information for the participants, as well as the original audio recordings of the oral history interviews conducted by the Simpson Springs Oral History Project, 1973-1976.

Dates: 1973-1976

Simpson Springs Oral History Project transcripts, 1973-1976

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 7752 Series 7 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains transcripts of recorded interviews done with participants in the Simpson Springs Oral History Project, as well as background information about those participants, 1973-1976.

Dates: 1973-1976

Simpson Springs Oral History Project transcripts and case files, 1973-1976

 Series
Identifier: MSS 7752 Series 7
Scope and Contents

Includes contracts from and contact information for participants in the Simpson Springs Oral History Project, as well as the original audio recordings of the oral history interviews, and transcripts for those interviews, 1973-1976.

Dates: 1973-1976

Henry Moore Teller letters

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Identifier: MSS SC 2756
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of thirteen typewritten and handwritten letters. Also included is a typewritten index to the letters. The items relate to the development of the western United States and to the nature of Teller's appointments within the Department of the Interior. Many of the items were addressed to Thomas F. Dawson.

Dates: 1883-1894

Tenth Ward Oral History Project case files, 1987

 Series
Identifier: MSS 7752 Series 18
Scope and Contents

Includes contracts from and contact information for participants in the Tenth Ward Oral History Project, as well as the original audio recordings of the oral history interviews, 1987.

Dates: 1987

US Forest Service Oral History Project case files, 1992-1994

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 7752 Series 27 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents

Includes contracts, contact information, and biographical information for the participants, as well as the original audio recordings of the oral history interviews conducted by the US Forest Service Oral History Project, 1992-1994.

Dates: 1992-1994

US Forest Service Oral History Project transcripts, 1992-1993

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 7752 Series 27 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains transcripts of recorded interviews done with participants in the US Forest Service Oral History Project, as well as background information about those participants, 1992-1993.

Dates: 1992-1993