MS 4910 Material related to the construction of the John Wesley Powell memorial at the Grand Canyon, Arizona

Collection ID:
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Mather, Stephen Tyng, 1867-1930
October 27 and 30, 1915 and January 2, 1916
Physical Description:
9 Items
pages and slips

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Contents: Draft of letter to [Stephen P. ?] Mather, Department of the Interior, regarding the construction of the Powell monument. A. draft of Letter. 5 slips: Pencil sketch of the selected location of the monument with A. notations Signed: W. H. H. 1 page. Note stating that W. Holmes was notified by telephone call from [S. P.] Mather that the monument was finished. Typescript document. 1 slip. Letter to Stephen P. Mather, Department of ther Interior regarding the completion of the monument. Typescript letter (carbon copy). 1 page. "Memorial at Grand Canyon, Altar Erected by the Interior Department to Memory of Major Powell," reprint from Our National Parks, January 2, 1916. Printed Document. 1 sheet.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4910

Using the Collection
Manuscript 4910, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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