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L. W. Emerson papers,, 1920-1982
Overview of the Collection
- Emerson, L. W. (Lucien Waldo), 1902-
- L. W. Emerson papers,
- 1920-1982 (inclusive)19201982
- 11.5 cubic feet (14 boxes)
- Collection Number
American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming
American Heritage Center
University of Wyoming
1000 E. University Ave.
- Access Restrictions
There are no access restrictions on the materials for research purposes, and the collection is open to the public.
Historical NoteReturn to Top
Emerson wrote many works of Western and juvenile fiction, often using the pseudonyms Peter Field, Cave Leddy, and Bliss Lomax.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
Collection consists mainly of manuscripts, notes, correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, drawings, and layouts all relating to many of Emerson's books and articles and some unpublished works. There are also some personal correspondence, diaries (1923, 1933-1934), biographical information, and personal memorabilia including material relating to the Lone Scouts of America.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
Restrictions on UseCopyright Information
The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.
Preferred CitationPreferred Citation
Item Description, Box Number, Folder Number, Collection Name, Collection Number, American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
Subordinate Component # 1Return to Top
The American Heritage Center is in the process of converting its older container lists to a more accessible format. This link is to an older version of a container list.
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Children's literature, American.
- Western stories.
- Lone Scouts of America.
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