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    Walter Scott: "Death Valley Scotty" Archive. Very extensive archive of material related to Walter Scott, who was involved with railroad & mining operations, building "Scotty's Castle" in Death Valley, which evolved into a popular tourist attraction. The archive includes eleven [11] binders of assorted ephemera as will as four [4] new copies of Robert P. Palazzo's book: "Images of America: Scotty's Castle". The material consists primarily of press photos of Scott and various denizens ("characters") of Death Valley, mostly prospectors and loners, as well as noted visitors to the Castle. There are news clippings, autographs, correspondence and more. Scott (b. 1872) toured the world for twelve years with William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody, before settling in Death Valley. From the Estate of Robert (Bobby) Palazzo, Westlake Village, Ca.

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