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Kent Ruth Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1792

Scope and Contents

FULL FINDING AID (PDF)

Author. Original manuscript, first proof, and plate proof of Ruth's book"Colorado Vacations" published by the Alfred A. Knopf Co. in 1959, along with personal and professional correspondence (1920s-1980s); research files (1956-1988) for various projects; drafts, story lines, and manuscripts (1928-1965) for articles and books; travel columns (1971-1985); trip notes (1950-1985); and general research notes (1962-1990). Kent Ruth Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates

  • 1920-1990

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Available for public access.

Extent

46 ft. (46 ft.)

Language of Materials

English

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Kent Ruth.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Manuscripts (for publication): Source of acquisition--Ruth, Kent. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1960.
Description rules
Appm
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

Contact:
630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States