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Films -- Western

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Joe De Yong Papers (Care of Richard J. Flood)

 Collection
Identifier: 1980-018
Abstract

The Joe De Yong Papers reflect the art and friendships of an artist, cowboy, and westerner of the 20th century. The Papers are comprised of biographical information, correspondence, manuscripts, sketches, notes from conversations, and photographs. Due to his long careers in western art and film, De Yong had many well-known friends who are reflected in his Papers: Charles M. Russell, Will James, Tom Mix, Maynard Dixon, Joe Beeler, and Will Rogers.

Dates: 1860 - 1975

Mark Allen Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1999-023
Abstract

The Mark Allen Collection contains photographs, film stills, and ephemera which document the film career of each cowboy (Hoot Gibson, William S. Hart, Buck Jones, Ken Maynard, Tim McCoy, and Tom Mix) from the first movie to the last of their careers. There are some photos of other popular western actors and actresses, plus postcards, prints, and arcade cards. An estimated 1,293 images are included.

Dates: circa 1920-circa 1960

Smiley Burnette Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: H0000-007
Abstract

This collection contains photographs and emphemera related to actor and performer Smiley Burnette.

Dates: circa 1940s

Walter Brennan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-028
Abstract

The Walter Brennan Papers contains scripts, photographs and personal files of the actor. This collection contains 314 scripts, 1,338 photographs, 46 awards, and 7 personal scrapbooks related to his career and personal life.

Dates: 1895 - 1974