Lily Klasner papers

Lily Klasner papers

Dates: 1862-1946

Book drafts, correspondence, notices, court transcripts, newspaper clippings, political pamphlets, poetry in English and Spanish, and certificates. The materials relate to Klasner's research for her autobiography, "My Girlhood Among Outlaws," and her biography of John Chisum, "Baron of the Pecos."

  • Extent: 13 boxes (6.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Klasner, Lily, 1862-1946
  • Call Number: MSS 1963
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 1963; Papers; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1963, LTPSC.
Related Material
Photographs are in photoarchives under MSS P 645.
Subject Terms
Billy, the Kid; Chisum, John Simpson, 1824-1884; Mormon women--New Mexico--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Drafts (Documents); Letters
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS1963
Finding Aid Title
Klasner (Lily) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-04-13T10:02-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

New Mexico writer.



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John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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