Institution: California State University, Fresno
Collection Title: Frank Ray Morris Papers
Date (inclusive): 1905-1956
Collection Identifier: Frank Ray Morris Papers
Repository (location info): Henry Madden Library, Special Collections Research Library, Fresno, CA
Finding Aid link: https://oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/tf6m3nb1b7/
Website link: https://library.fresnostate.edu/find/special-collections
RBMVE Biographical Note: Frank Ray Morris in the RBMVE in 1937 as Superintendent of Construction. He attended the RBMVE with his son, Bruce Morris, who assisted the archaeologists. At the time of the RBMVE, Frank Morris taught at Cal State Fresno in the Mathematics Department.
Scope and Content: From the finding aid listed above: “The Morris papers measure 2 linear feet and date from 1905 to 1955. The papers predominately cover Morris’s professional life and are arranged in four series: Personal, Perpetual calendar, Professional and Photographs.”
Container List or Summary of RBMVE-related Material: Box 1, Folder “1930-1939” contains five letters between Frank Morris and other RBMVE participants after they had returned home from the field in 1937.