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Assistance League of Los Angeles Institutional Archives

Identifier: MS-11
Abstract The Assistance League of Los Angeles is a female-driven community service organization dedicated to improving the lives of impoverished children in the Los Angeles area. The organization that eventually became the Assistance League of Los Angeles was formed in the late 1890s, when Anne Banning and Ada Edwards Laughlin, two wealthy Los Angeles socialites, began organizing charitable projects with other local prominent women using the moniker “Assistance League.” The Assistance League of Los...
Dates: early 1900s to 2019

Aull Brothers Collection

Identifier: MS-676
Abstract This collection contains a 1928 publication titled Letters of James and Robert Aull and an undated manuscript, typed copies of newspaper clippings and correspondence by or about the Aull brothers from 1825-1925.
Dates: 1928, undated

Mary Hunter Austin Collection

Identifier: MS-605
Scope and Contents The collection consists of published articles and biographies by Austin; reviews and interviews about Austin or her work; correspondence with Charles Fletcher Lummis and Frederick Webb Hodge; a book prospectus; and advertisements promoting her publications.
Dates: 1868 - 1954

Gene Autry Personal Papers and Business Archives

Identifier: T-MSA-28
Abstract Orvon Gene Autry (born September 29, 1907 - died October 2, 1998) was a legendary recording and movie star whose career spanned over 60 years in the entertainment industry. Sometimes called “The Singing Cowboy,” Autry was also a broadcast executive for KTLA and owned the Major League baseball team, the Los Angeles Angels, among other business pursuits. Autry also co-founded the Gene Autry Western Heritage Museum, now known as the Autry Museum of the American West, with wife Jackie Autry and...
Dates: 1900-2002

Autry Museum of Western Heritage Institutional Archives

Identifier: MSA-20
Dates: 1985 - 2003

Edward E. Ayer Papers

Identifier: MS-537
Abstract The principal item of this collection is a carbon trypescript copy of "Reminiscences" (of the far west, 1860-1918), 181 pages, by Edward Everett Ayer (1841-1927). Other items in this collection include a letter from Edward Ayer to Hector Alliot, a list of the Edward Ayer Collection in the Newberry Library, and Ayer's obituary from the Los Angeles Times. Materials in this collection are from 1910-1927.
Dates: 1910-1927

Back to the Ranch

Identifier: MS-794
Abstract This is a manuscript entitled "Back to the Ranch" by Jess Ranker as told to Jess Burnham-Ranker, from conversations Jess Burnham-Ranker had with her father, Jess Ranker, between 1969 and 1975, regarding Jess Ranker's life on a cattle ranch in northeastern California, his youth in and around Chico, California, and his experiences as a young adult in a mining town in northeastern Nevada. The manuscript includes tipped-in certificates, correspondence, newspaper clippings from 1910-1912, and copies...
Dates: circa 1975

Clifford Park Baldwin Collection

Identifier: MS-781
Abstract This collection contains manuscripts by Clifford Park Baldwin, correspondence, hand-drawn maps, notes and photographs from 1934 to 1939.
Dates: 1934-1939

Baldwin Family Clippings Collection

Identifier: MS-609
Abstract The Baldwin Family was a wealthy family in Los Angeles, noted horse racers and philanthropists, beginning with Elias Jackson "Lucky" Baldwin who came west from Ohio in 1853 and became a successful ranch owner and horse racer. Lucky's daughter Anita M. Baldwin (1876-1939) was a composer, and Dextra Baldwin McGonagle (1901-1967) was Anita's daughter and continued the family tradition of philanthropy. This collection is mostly made up of newspaper clippings about Elias Jackson "Lucky" Baldwin,...
Dates: 1894-1967

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Archaeological Institute of America. Southwest Society 3
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Hall, Sharlot Mabridth 3
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Los Angeles Times 3
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United States. Indian Claims Commission 3
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United States. Army 2
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