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MS 076 - Camp Trails Collection



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MS 076 - Camp Trails Collection, 1923-1949 | McCracken Research Library

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Title: MS 076 - Camp Trails Collection, 1923-1949Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: Nuss, Dale R.

Extent: 1.0 Boxes

Arrangement: Collection volume is one box.  (.5 cf).

Date Acquired: 06/01/1999


This collection consists of letters, documents and receipts from Camp Trails, a wilderness boys' camp based in Pahaska Tipi Lodge.  The camp frequently traveled in Yellowstone National Park, spending most of the time camping in the wild, hiking and other leisure activities such as fishing were also encouraged for the boys.  The age range here was from about 11 - 14 years old.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection consists of files and correspondence created over the years of Camp Trails Camp from 1923 to 1949.  Included with the documents of the camp are 15 lantern slides that show camp activities and areas that were exposed on trips into Yellowstone National Park.

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Repository: McCracken Research Library

Access Restrictions: McCracken Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials. Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation or publication. Contact McCracken Research Library for more information.

Acquisition Source: Dale H. Nuss (Son of Dale R. Nuss)

Acquisition Method: Donation

Preferred Citation: Camp Trails Collection, MS 76, McCracken Research Library, Buffalo Bill Center of the West

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Box MS76.01Add to your cart.
Folder MS76.01.01: Camper Information, Brochures, PatchAdd to your cart.
Folder MS76.01.02: Camper Information, ApplicationsAdd to your cart.
Folder MS76.01.03: Parental lettersAdd to your cart.
Folder MS76.01.04: Preparations to open campAdd to your cart.
Folder MS76.01.05: Advertising, Housing, InquiriesAdd to your cart.
Folder MS76.01.06: Legal and Personal IssuesAdd to your cart.
Folder MS76.01.07: Copyright MaterialAdd to your cart.
Folder MS76.01.08: Contracts and Permits with the GovernmentAdd to your cart.
Folder MS76.01.09: Expenses, ReportsAdd to your cart.
Folder MS76.01.10: Lantern Slides - All ColorAdd to your cart.

P.76.01  Grand Canyon view from Grand View - Haynes Studios

P.76.02  Yellowstone Lake and Mt. Sheridan - Haynes Studios

P.76.03  Old Faithful by moonlight - Haynes Studios

P.76.04  Old Faithful by sunrise - Haynes Studios

P.76.05  Grotto Geyser Formation - Haynes Studios

P.76.06  Orange Geyser Formation - Haynes Studios

P.76.07  Upper Crystal Basin - Haynes Studios

P.76.08  Great Fall in winter - Haynes Studios

P.76.09  Riverside Geyser - Haynes Studios

P.76.10  Elk Stalled in snow - Haynes Studios

P.76.11  Camp Trails on Firehole River - Haynes Studios

P.76.12  Camp Trails near Goose Lake and Grasshopper Glacier - Haynes Studios

P.76.13  Speciman Ridge - Haynes Studios

P.76.14  Camp Trails, photo of a Bear - Haynes Studios

P.76.15  Camp Trail, Camp (cracked) - Haynes Studios

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