Charles N. Strevell papers, 1894-1943 PDF
- Strevell, Charles N. (Charles Nettleton)
- Charles N. Strevell papers
- 1894-1943 (inclusive)18941943
- 4.5 linear feet
- Collection Number
- The Charles N. Strevell papers (1894-1943) contain correspondence, family history, essays, speeches, publications, art work, posters, pamphlets, brochures, news clippings, and other related materials. Strevell was one of the organizers of Strevell-Paterson Hardware Company and was the president for many years before his retirement in 1912. He became well known for his essay, " Dinosauropodes," which was published several times during the 1930s.
- University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
- Access Restrictions
Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.
Biographical NoteReturn to Top
Charles N. Strevell was the son of Jason W. Strevell and Elizabeth Butler Kelly. In 1879, Strevell and his family moved to Miles City, Montana. Strevell married Elizabeth Crawford in 1881 in Pontiac, Illinois, and then moved to Salt Lake City, Utah. He became well-known for his essay " Dinosauropodes," which was published several times during the 1930s. Strevell was one of the organizers of Strevell-Paterson Hardware Company and was the president for many years before he retired in 1912.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
The Charles N. Strevell papers (1894-1943) contain correspondence, family history, essays, speeches, publications, art work, posters, pamphlets, brochures, news clippings, and other related materials. Most of the collection deals with materials on dinosaurs, coal digging in Utah, political matters of the 1930s-1940s in the United States, Strevell's Museum, and Strevell's book: As I Recall Them.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.
Permission to publish material from the Charles N. Strevell papers must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.
Initial Citation: Charles N. Strevell papers, Accn 1840, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.
Following Citations: Accn 1840.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
Correspondence, 1894-1942Return to Top
Container(s): Box 1
Personal MaterialsReturn to Top
Container(s): Box 2
Strevell Family History
Charles N. Strevell, "Dinosauropodes of Utah," Excerpt and Notes
Essays and Speeches
Publications, 1890-1942Return to Top
Container(s): Box 3
"Another Plain Talk"
Edward M. Barrows, "How Perry Won Japan"
"The Chinese Lama Temple"
"An Exhibition of Italian Paintings"
Edwin Higgins, California's Oil Industry
The Improvement Era
Anthony W. Ivins, "In Address"
"A Mayan Temple in Utah"
"Minerals, Crystallizations, Gems, Gem Material, Petrifactions, Fossils, and Rock Formations"
"News Bulletin of the Mineralogical Society of Utah"
North American Review, Excerpt
Public Auction, "Edgewood"
J.W. Strevell, "A Reminiscence"
General Materials, 1894-1939Return to Top
Container(s): Box 4
Congressional Country Club, Invitation
Hotel Barbara Worth, Pamphlet and Post Cards
Mission Inn, Menu
Mt. Olivet vs. Salt Lake City, Cardon, Wicks, and Hogle
These folders contain correspondence, transcripts of court minutes, and other related materials pertaining to the court case with Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
The National Geographic Society, Pamphlets and Brochures
Political Party Materials
This folder contains flyers, tickets, and a speech pertaining to the Republican and Democrat party conventions.
Standard Coal Company, Pamphlets and Brochures
The Strevell Museum, Plans and Notes
This folder contains pamphlets and notes pertaining to the Utah State Museum and the Seattle Art Museum.
News Clippings and Miscellaneous, 1895-1943Return to Top
Container(s): Box 5
Oversized Materials, 1926Return to Top
Container(s): Box 6
"A New Departure in Higher Education"
Map of Oil Trunk Pipelines in the United StatesReturn to Top
Container(s): Map-case 1
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Subject Terms :
- Coal mines and mining--Utah--History--Sources
- Personal Names :
- Strevell, Charles N. (Charles Nettleton)--Archives
- Geographical Names :
- United States--Politics and government--1933-1945--Sources
- Form or Genre Terms :