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James Barton Adams Cowboy Poetry Collection

 Collection — Folder: 1 (SC 8-20)
Identifier: 2003-124-2

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one folder, James Barton Adams: 102 Photocopied Pages of Poetry & Ephemera. Most of these photocopies come from the Denver Public Library in Colorado, while others are photocopied lists and typewritten articles from Jeffrey Barton Adams, great-great grandson of James Barton James, according to the notes written at the bottom of these photocopied pages. Collections consists of photocopied typewritten articles and poems, photocopied poems printed in newspapers, and photocopied books in their entirety.


  • Creation: not dated


Conditions Governing Access

The James Barton Adams Cowboy Poetry Collection has no restrictions and is available for research. If you are interested in researching the materials, please contact the Dickinson Research Center to make an appointment.

Conditions Governing Use

The James Barton Adams Cowboy Poetry Collection is the property of the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. Materials, even if owned by the NCWHM, may be protected under third party copyright. It is the patron’s responsibility to research and secure any such additional copyright and pay any required fees or royalties. It is not the intention of the NCWHM to impede upon any third party rights, and the NCWHM cannot be held responsible if the patron is involved in legal action due to violation of third party copyright claims.


0.08 Linear Feet (1 folder (SC 8-20))

Language of Materials



This small collection consists of photocopied pages concerning the life of James Barton Adams and his poetry.

Processing Information

The James Barton Adams Cowboy Poetry Collection was donated to the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in 2003 by Margo Metegrano.

Genre / Form


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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the NCWHM Special Collections at Dickinson Research Center Repository

1700 Northeast 63rd Street
Oklahoma City Oklahoma 73111 United States