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Bookplate Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-517
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 82 bookplates that vary in styles and colors. There are bookplates for the Southwest Museum’s Library collections (which became the Braun Research Library in 1979); Charles Fletcher Lummis’ personal bookplates; and various personal and organizational bookplates. Also included are original printing plates, notes, and images. A majority of the collection consists of bookplates, however there are 2 sheets stamped with various Southwest Museum and library collections...
Dates: circa 1930-1979

Edward Borein Drawings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-669
Abstract (John) Edward Borein (born October 21, 1873, died May 19, 1945) was a prominent and prolific artist of Western themes who created illustrations, oil and watercolor paintings, and etchings. Collection consists of 234 pencil drawings and watercolors by Ed Borein, sketches, photographs, cards, and brochures about Borein's career. Images are mostly of Plains Indian clothing and objects.
Dates: 1895-1986

Carl Oscar Borg Personal Papers and Newspaper Clippings

 Collection
Identifier: MS-677
Abstract The collection includes correspondence, programs, newspaper articles, and drawings related to Carl Oscar Borg from 1906-1948. Carl Oscar (Oskar) Borg (born 3 March 1879, died 8 May 1947) was a Swedish born American painter who was known for his Western landscapes and depictions of the Hopi and Navajo countries and their peoples. Borg was most famous for his paintings, but also worked in other mediums such as woodcut, illustration, and monotype.
Dates: 1906-1948

Stephen Bowers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-532
Abstract Stephen Bowers (1832?-1907) was a geologist, archaeologist, journalist and Methodist minister, who maintained an interest in southern California, including area fossils and artifacts. His geological and archaeological work was financed by the Smithsonian Institution and the U.S. Department of the Interior. This collection consists of manuscripts, diaries and field notes, a scrapbook, and published material created by Stephen Bowers. This collection also includes material about Bowers as well...
Dates: 1862-1961; Majority of material found within 1862 - 1916

Boy Scouts Interracial Service Committee Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1383
Scope and contents The Boy Scouts Interracial Service Committee Collection includes correspondence, meeting notes, bulletins, reports, newsletter, national committees list, and an archeological expedition preliminary announcement.
Dates: undated, 1934-1950

J. G. (John George) Braecklein Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-574
Abstract J. G. (John George) Braecklein (1865-1958) was an architect, responsible for designing Kansas City's first skyscraper, a world champion bones player with a minstrel group, and collector of Native American and Spanish relics. This collection consists of a book of Braecklein's architectural work, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and an obituary. Materials in this collection range from 1901-1958.
Dates: 1901-1958

Harry A. Brandt Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: MS-671
Abstract This is a collection of manuscripts, plays, and poems regarding pioneer experiences in the Southwest, written by Harry A. Brandt between 1954 and 1968.
Dates: 1954-1973

Brasseurs Landa : Narrative of the Things of Yucatan

 Collection
Identifier: MS-849
Abstract This is a typed translation of "Relating to the Things of Yucatan, which is written by the Father Diego de Landa of the Order of St. Francisco," by Fray Diego de Landa, 1566, as translated by Miss Volkhoff at an unknown date.
Dates: undated

Lyman A. Brewer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-652
Abstract Dr. Lyman A. Brewer (1818-1876) was a Union soldier during the Civil War, and medical officer for the Spotted Tail and the Red Cloud agencies in Dakota Territory from 1874 to 1876. This collection of papers on Lyman A. Brewer includes photocopies of biographical data; letters and notes from 1874 November 28-1876 April 14, and typed transcriptions articles, journal entries, and family correspondence from 1864 to 1865.
Dates: 1983

Brian Dillion Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS.1219
Dates: undated

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Indians of North America -- California 31
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United States. Works Progress Administration. 12
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United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs 5
Watkins, Frances E. (Frances Emma) 5
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Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse 4
Crook, George, General 4
Geronimo, Apache Chief 4
Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar 4
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Robinson, Ella (SWM Librarian) 4
Stearns, Abel 4
Amsden, Charles Avery 3
Archaeological Institute of America. Southwest Society 3
Cochise, Apache Chief 3
Collier, John 3
Dentzel, Carl S. 3
Fiske, Turbese Lummis. 3
Frémont, John Charles 3
Hall, Sharlot Mabridth 3
Harris, Archie Lee 3
Jackson, Grant 3
Los Angeles Times 3
Maude, F. H. (Frederic Hamer) 3
Skinner, Alanson 3
Strobridge, Idah Meacham 3
United States. Indian Claims Commission 3
Van Valkenburgh, Richard 3
Autry National Center 2
Autry, Gene 2
Baldwin, Clifford Park 2
Benavides, Alonso de 2
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Colt Manufacturing Company 2
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Colt, Samuel 2
Comfort, Will Levington 2
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Crotty, Homer Daniel 2
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Cushing, Frank Hamilton 2
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Golden West Broadcasters 2
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Guinn, J. M. (James Miller) 2
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Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee) 2
Hill, Robert Thomas 2
Houlihan, Patrick T. 2
Ingalls, George W. 2
Katchongva, Dan, Chief 2
Keppler, Joseph, Jr. 2
Knox, Mertice McCrea Buck 2
Kroeber, A. L. (Alfred Louis) 2
Langenberger, Augustus 2
Levi Family 2
Levi, Linda 2
Lummis, Eve 2
McClintock, James H. 2
McClintock, Walter 2
Muir, John 2
Murray, E. F. 2
Newmark Family 2
Newmark, Maurice Harris 2
Newmark, Myer Joseph 2
Nidever, George 2
Northrop, Marie E. 2
Parker, Arthur Caswell 2
Powell, Lawrence Clark 2
Ross, Lecil E. 2
Rush, Art 2
Russell, George Lunsford 2
Saunders, Charles Francis 2
Schroeder, Albert H. 2
Sepulveda (Family) 2
Serra, Junípero 2
Stirling, Matthew Williams 2
Sutter, John Augustus 2
United States. Army 2
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs. Standing Rock Agency 2
United States. Dept. of the Interior 2
United States. Office of Indian Affairs 2
Vroman, A. C. (Adam Clark) 2
Wagner, Henry Raup 2
Walker, Joseph Reddeford 2
Williamson, Ten Broeck 2
Wilson, Benjamin Davis 2
Wolfskill, William 2
Woodward, Arthur 2
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