Charles Atchison letter book
Scope and Contents
Holograph copies of letters and memorandums regarding the post, its supplies, equipment, muster roll and personnel. Includes opinions of Atchison and his evaluation of the surrounding area. Also included is a photocpy of a newspaper article by James M. Barney that appeared in the Phoenix Gazette on December 6, 1958 which gives a history of Fort Mojave.
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 Charles Atchison letter book must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Captain, 4th Infantry, California Volunteers and commander of Fort Mojave on the Colorado River during the Civil War.
1 folder (0.5 linear ft.) : 118 p.
Language of Materials
Donated in 1974.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
- Register of Charles Atchison letter book
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 June 10
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.