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Autograph album for the Charles J. Guiteau murder trial

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3

Scope and Contents

Indexed autograph album belonging to an unidentified individual which contains signatures of several people who were associated with the murder trial of Charles J. Guiteau for the assassination of James A. Garfield, President of the United States. Autographs include those of the judge, jury members, attorneys for the prosecution and defense, several witnesses (including General William T. Sherman), and Guiteau himself.

Dates

  • 1882 January

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 Autograph album for the Charles J. Guiteau murder trial must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 v.

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; 1961.

Appraisal

19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Autograph album for the Charles J. Guiteau murder trial
Status
In Progress
Date
2010 April 28
Description rules
Appm
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States