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1 Biographical information on Dale Morgan is found in Billington (1973);
Walker (1986);
Brooks (1969)
Juanita Brooks (in Walker 1986, 25-29).
2 Morgan correspondence 1939 UHS WP-HRS Gen. Corr. May 1938-June 1939.
An Ogden Standard-Examiner clipping erroneously dated 29 January 1939 (UHS, WPA Clipping File) recounts that the Survey reached a maximum staff of one hundred in October 1939.
3 Kelly and Howe 1937;
Mangione 1983, 68-69.
Brooks 1936;
Howe 1937;
Morgan 1945b;
Ogden Standard-Examiner, 26 June, 8 and 10 July 1936.
4 Mangione 1983, 63;
WP-HRS (B51 F corr 1938-39).
5 Morgan’s letters to Provo mayor Mark Anderson, BYU president Franklin Harris, and Provo Chamber of Commerce secretary Clayton Jenkins, 20 July to 29 November 1940, DMC B1 WPA Corr.
6 Morgan’s letters to Kelly 7 March, 15 March, and 17 April 1939, WP-HRS #B51.
7 Morgan 1942a and 1942b;
Salt Lake Tribune items on 6 July 1936, 10 and 11 July 1937.
When Maurice Howe became state and regional director of the Records Survey in 1936,
Standard-Examiner clippings, HRS-WPA Clippings File, WPA 57-64;
Morgan’s letters to Bernard De Voto, Francis W. Kirkham, and Fawn Brodie, in Walker 1986, 92-101, 145-50, and 174-76.
S. A. Burgess to Dale Morgan, 5 June, 6 July, and 6 August 1942, WPA 57-59, Ut Guide Corr.;
Morgan to Burgess, 1 July 1942, 26 April 1943, and 13 August 1948, in Walker 1986, 34-40, 41-45, and 160-65.
8 Morgan letters reproduced in Walker (1986)
9 Morgan 1943d.
11 Morgan 1943c
Walker 1986, 84-85.
Walker 1986, 123
Morgan 1947b.
12 UHS, WP – HRS B51 Corr 38-39
Tripp 1989.


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Brodie, Fawn McKay. No Man Knows My History. New York: Knopf & Co., 1945.
Brooks, Juanita. Papers. UHS.
---. Letter to Maurice Howe, 19 June 1936. Brooks Papers, UHS.
---. Letter to Dale Morgan, 22 October 1945a. Bancroft 71/161 cl08.
---. Letter to Dale Morgan, 28 December 1945b. Bancroft 71/161 cl08.
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---. "Jest a Copyin’ – Word fr Word." Utah Historical Quarterly 37 (Fall 1969): 375-95.
---. Quicksand and Cactus. Salt Lake City: Howe Brothers Publishers, 1982.
Brown, Richard Maxwell. "The New Regionalism in America, 1970-1981." In Regionalism and the Pacific Northwest, edited by W. J. Robbins, R. J. Frank, and R. E. Ross, 37-96. Corvallis: University of Oregon Press, 1983.
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Chittick, V. L. O., ed. Northwest Harvest: A Regional Stock-taking. New York: Macmillan Co., 1948.
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De Voto, Bernard. "The First WPA Guide." The Saturday Review of Literature 15 (27 Feb. 1937): 8.
---. Year of Decision. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1943.
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Fisher, Vardis. Children of God. New York & London: Harper and Bros., 1939.
Hansen, Klaus. Mormonism and the American Experience. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1980.
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Howe, Maurice, and Charles Kelly. Miles Goodyear. Salt Lake City: Western Printing Company, 1937.
Kelly, Charles, ed. The Journals of John D. Lee 1846-47 & 1859. Salt Lake City: Western Printing Company, 1938.
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McDonald, William. Federal Relief Administration and the Arts. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1969.
Morgan, Dale L. Letter to Dee Bramwell, 10 March 1939a. UHS B51 F Corr 1938-39.
---. Letters to Maurice Howe, 12 February, 7 March, 15 March, and 5 April 1939b. UHS, WP-HRS.
---. A History of Ogden. Ogden, Utah: Ogden City Commission, 1940.
---. Letter to Juanita Brooks, 12 May 1942. UUML 112.
---. Letter to Juanita Brooks, 16 July 1942a. Brooks Papers. UHS, B-10, Fl:6.
---. Letter to Juanita Brooks, 29 July 1942b. Brooks Papers. UHS, B-10 F1:6.
---. Letter to Juanita Brooks, 27 September 1942c. UUML.
---. Letter to Juanita Brooks, 4 December 1942d. UHS B-103 Fl:6.
---. Letter to Juanita Brooks, 5 December 1942e. UUML.
---. Provo: Pioneer Mormon City. Portland, Or.: Binfords and Mort, 1942e.
---. The Humboldt: Highroad of the West. New York: Farrar and Rinehart, 1943a.
---. Letter to Juanita Brooks, 21 April 1943b. UHS, B-103 F1:6.
---. Letter to Juanita Brooks, 7 July 1943c. Bancroft 71/161 C 108 fd4.
---. Letter to Charles Kelly, 3 November 1943d. UHS, Charles Kelly Collection.
---. Letter to Dean Brimhall, 25 May 1945a. 114, UUML.
---. Letter to Juanita Brooks, 24 March 1945b. Brooks Papers, UHS.
---. Letter to Juanita Brooks, 4 December 1946. UHS, B-103 F1:6.
---. The Great Salt Lake. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1947.
---. Letter to Fawn Brodie, 28 April 1947b. Ms. 360, 7:9, UUML.
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