James Holt Haslam affidavit
Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3868
Scope and Contents
Photocopy of the affidavit includes Haslam's account of his journey to Salt Lake City, Utah, with a message for Brigham Young in September 1857.
- Haslam, James Holt, 1825-1913 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from James Holt Haslam affidavit must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Biographical / Historical
James Holt Haslam (1825-1913) was a Mormon pioneer and blacksmith. He was also the express rider dispatched to Brigham Young for instructions in the days before the 1857 Mountain Meadows Massacre.
1 folder ; (0.08 linear ft.)
Photocopy of the affidavit was given to the donor's father by a member of the Haslam family in 1963, and remained in the donor's possession until the time of donation.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Karen Olson Heckmann; 1994.
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
- Register of James Holt Haslam affidavit
- Rose Frank
- 10 June 2011
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.