Guide to the Mabel E. Brown Collection At the Leland D. Case Library for Western Historical Studies

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Mabel E. Brown
Title: Mabel E. Brown Collection
Dates: 1941-1960
Quantity: 1 box(es) (0.25 linear feet)
Collection ID: MSS.033
Repository: Leland D. Case Library of Western Historical Studies
E.Y. Berry Library-Learning Center
Black Hills State University
Spearfish, SD 57799

Biographical Note

Former museum director and historian from Crook County, Wyoming. Author and editor of several booklets on Wyoming history and editor/publisher of Bits and Pieces, a periodical about history of the local area published from 1965-1987.

Scope and Contents

Collection contains two files. One file is on Dick J. Nelson, author of several booklets on Wyoming History and founder of the Westerns' Corral in San Diego. It contains some correspondence and a newspaper article about Mr. Nelson. These six items are dated from 1949-1960. The other file contains ephemera related to the Townsend Plan which established Social Security. These eight items are from ca. 1941-1942.

Preferred Citation

Mabel E. Brown Collection, Leland D. Case Western Historical Studies, Black Hills State University

Processing Information

Dora Jones