Lloyd C. Haefka Lone Scout papers, 1933-1976

Overview of the Collection

Haefka, Lloyd C.
Lloyd C. Haefka Lone Scout papers
1933-1976 (inclusive)
cubic ft. (1 Record Box)
Collection Number
The Lloyd C. Haefka Lone Scout papers contain Lone Scout and Elbeetian Legion newsletters, handbooks, and some snapshots from the 1930s through the 1970s.
American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming
American Heritage Center
University of Wyoming
1000 E. University Ave.
Dept. 3924
Laramie, WY
Telephone: 3077663756
Access Restrictions
Access Restrictions

There are no access restrictions on the materials for research purposes, and the collection is open to the public.

The creation of the EAD-version of this finding aid was made possible through a grant from the National Historic Publications and Records Commission.

Historical NoteReturn to Top

Lloyd Haefka was in the original Lone Scouts, a scouting program for rural youth; which existed from 1915 to 1924. The Lone Scouts failed financially so he joined the Elbeetian Legion which was an adult successor to the Lone Scouts.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Lloyd C. Haefka Lone Scout papers contain copies of the Elbeetee, which was the Elbeetian Legion’s house organ. It also contains copies of the local tribal publication, The Old Timer, and some handbooks and snapshots from a convention in 1933.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Copyright Information

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Preferred Citation

Preferred Citation

Item Description, Box Number, Lloyd C. Haefka Lone Scout papers, 1933-1976, Collection Number 08410, American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Related Materials

Related Materials

There are no other known archival collections created by Lloyd C. Haefka at the date of processing. For additional information at the American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming, see:

Lone Scout collection, Collection Number 08244 Barton Baker papers, Collection Number 09845

Acquisition Information

Acquisition Information

Papers received from Lloyd C. Haefka in 1983.

Processing Note

Processing Information

The collection was processed by John Hanks in May 2005.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
1 Elbeetee (House Organ), Newsletters, Handbooks and Snapshots, 1933-1976

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Lone Scouts--United States.

Corporate Names

  • Elbeetian Legion.
  • Lone Scouts of America.