Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Southwest Museum of the American Indian Institutional Archives- draft
Abstract The historic Southwest Museum was founded by Charles Fletcher Lummis and incorporated in Los Angeles, California on 1907 December 31, making it the first museum in Los Angeles. The Southwest Museum is known nationally and internationally for the archaeological, ethnological and library collections that it holds relating to Native Americans spanning from Alaska to Terra del Fuego. In 2003, the Southwest Museum of the American Indian and the Autry Museum of Western Heritage merged to form the...
Dates: 1901 - 2008; Majority of material found within 1907 - 2003
Women of the West Institutional Archives
Abstract The Women of the West Museum, founded in Boulder, Colorado in 1991, was the first museum in the United States dedicated to the history of women of all cultures in the American West. In 2002, the museum merged with the Autry National Center, creating a physical location for the Women of the West institution. These archives document the Women of the West Museum’s institutional history from 1986-2001, which includes files related to administration, collection development, development and...
Dates: 1986-2001; Majority of material found within 1991 - 2001