upper left in blue ballpoint pen: Briar Head mtn of National Park Range / of Bryce Canyon National Park near Hatch Utah U.S.A. / by Joseph. E. Yoakum.
Pacific Western Traders Gallery, Folsom, CA; (Carl Hammer Gallery, Chicago); purchased by NGA, 2015
- Three Famous Artists: Gladys Nilsson, Joseph E. Yoakum, Jim Nutt, The Candy Store Gallery, Folsom, CA, 16 Nov.-Dec. 1970
- Art From Adeliza's Candy Store, The Folsom History Museum, CA, 2 April-15 May 2005
- Outliers and American Vanguard Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 28 Jan 2018-13 May 2018; High Museum of Art, Atlanta 24 Jun 2018-30 Sep 2018; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, 18 Nov 2018-18 Mar 2019, cat. 95.
- Cooke, Lynne. "Exhibitions: Outliers and American Vanguard Art." National Gallery of Art Bulletin 57 (Fall 2017): 38-39, repro.
- Cooke, Lynne. Outliers and American Vanguard Art. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington; High Museum of Art, Atlanta; Los Angeles County Museum, 2018: 208, no. 95.