Western Americana Collection

Located in the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, this important collection of imprints, manuscripts, photographs, and ephemera documents more than 400 years of political, economic, and social history of the American West. Collection strengths include the American Indian, indigenous peoples and languages, overland narratives, territorial imprints, the cattle trade, mining, Morman history, and popular images of the West. Materials on the Rocky Mountain West of Canada are also included.

For more, see the Western Americana Collection Homepage.

Collection Contact

Gabriel Swift

Reference Librarian for Special Collections
609-258-8497
Floor C 12J.1
Firestone Library