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American Pioneer Trails Association papers

American Pioneer Trails Association papers

Dates: 1938-1943

The collection contains brochures, photographs, newspaper clippings,programs, and correspondence relating to the formation, projects, and meetings of the American Pioneer Trails Association, 1938-1943. Included are historical sketches and photographs of monuments erected at historical sites along various pioneer trails in the American West. Also included are charters and bylaws of various trail memorial associations and correspondence with Le Roy Hafen, an history professor at Brigham Young University.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: American Pioneer Trails Association. -- Hafen, LeRoy R. (LeRoy Reuben), 1893-1985
  • Call Number: MSS 42
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from American Pioneer Trails Association papers, 1938-1943, 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 42; American Pioneer Trails Association papers; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University.
Subject Terms
Hafen, LeRoy R. (LeRoy Reuben), 1893-1985; Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce; Immigration and American Expansion; Pioneers; Publishers and publishing; Trails--West (U.S.)--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Letters; Newspapers; Pamphlets; Programs
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_MSS42
Finding Aid Title
American Pioneer Trails Association papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-19T04:18-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Organizational History

American Pioneer Trails Association is a publishing company is existance through 1960.



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John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
john_m_murphy@byu.edu