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Nathan Howard Thorp Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1975-058

Scope and Content

Collection consists of the papers of Nathan Howard "Jack" Thorp. The bulk of the collection consists of undated cowboy songs, poems, riddles, and short stories. Included are New Mexican folk songs and documents pertaining to New Mexico saints and feast days. Also within the collection is a letter concerning editing of Thorps manuscripts (1936).

Dates

  • circa. 1930s

Creator

Language of Materials

English.

Access Restrictions

None

Copy Restrictions

Limited duplication allowed for research purposes. User responsible for all copyright compliance.

Biographical Note

Nathan Howard Thorp was an author of cowboy songs, poems, riddles, and short stories.

Extent

1 linear foot.

Organization

Collection is organized into seven series:
  1. I. Short stories
  2. II. Versos (verses)
  3. III. Songs, poems, and riddles
  4. IV. Wedding stories
  5. V. Remedios (remedies)
  6. VI. Saints and feast days
  7. VII. Miscellaneous

General

Contact Information

  1. New Mexico State Records Center and Archives
  2. Archives and Historical Services Division
  3. 1205 Camino Carlos Rey
  4. Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505
  5. Phone: 505-476-7908
  6. Fax: 505-476-7909
  7. Email: archives@rain.state.nm.us
  8. URL: http://www.state.nm.us/cpr/ahsd_top.htm

General

Title
Inventory of the Nathan Howard Thorp Papers, circa. 1930s
Status
Edited Full Draft
Author
Processed by Richard Salazar
Date
©2000
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid is in English

Revision Statements

  • June 28, 2004: PUBLIC "-//New Mexico State Records Center and Archives//TEXT (US::Nm-Ar::1975-058::Nathan Howard Thorp Papers)//EN" "nmar1975-058.sgml" converted from EAD 1.0 to 2002 by v1to02.xsl (sy2003-10-15).
  • Monday, 20210524: Attribute normal is missing or blank.

Repository Details

Part of the New Mexico State Records Center and Archives Repository

Contact:
1209 Camino Carlos Rey
Santa Fe NM 87507
(505) 476-7913