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West (U.S.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 51 Collections and/or Records:

Collection of manuscripts, approximately 1930-1950

Identifier: MSS 6081 Series 8
Scope and Contents

Contains two manuscripts of stories with Western themes collected by Zane Grey dating from approximately 1930 to 1950.

Dates: approximately 1930-1950

Eve Ball drafts and manuscripts, 1956-1982

Identifier: MSS 3096 Series 2 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents note

Contains drafts and manuscripts of books, poems, and short stories written by Ball.

Dates: Other: 1956-1982

Eve Ball publications, 1956-1982

Identifier: MSS 3096 Series 2 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents note

Contains copies of publications by Eve Ball on Western history and folklore.

Dates: Other: 1956-1982

Wilford D. Lee papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1553

This collection contains the papers of Wilford D. Lee. It includes unpublished manuscripts; drafts of short stories, essays, dramas; personal and family history papers; correspondence; educational papers; and other miscellaneous papers, dated circa 1915-1981.

Dates: approximately 1915-1981

Livestock Oral History Project transcripts and case files, 2005-2006

Identifier: MSS 7752 Series 43
Scope and Contents

Includes contracts from and contact information for participants in the Livestock Oral History Project, as well as the original audio recordings of the oral history interviews, and transcripts for those interviews, 2005-2006.

Dates: 2005-2006

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

Arthur Rothstein photographs

 Collection — Oversize-folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233279550]
Identifier: MSS P 709
Scope and Contents

Contains 4 enlarged photographic prints that are matted and inscribed by Arthur Rothstein. There are 2 publications of Depression Years and Words and Pictures. Dated 1929-1978.

Dates: 1929-1978

J. P. Schell papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197231189884]
Identifier: MSS 4169

The personal correspondence, journals and authored books of J.P. Schell, 1872-1922.

Dates: 1872-1922

Thomas L. Kane correspondence on the Mexican War, 1846 June-1846 December

Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 4 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains Kane's correspondence relating to the Mexican War, focusing on his efforts to gain a military commission. Materials dated from June to December 1846.

Dates: 1846 June-1846 December

Thomas L. Kane papers on the American West and politics, 1845-1930

Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 4
Scope and Contents

Contains material relating to Kane's related activities connected with the development of the American West. Includes information on his lobbying for appointment to territorial governorships, his interests in Alaska and Mexico, Western railroad development, and his correspondence with a variety of state and national politicians.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1845-1930