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Henry G. Weeden letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 141

Scope and Contents

ALS's addressed to Weeden's wife, Jane, and one ALS to his brother Osmond. The letters describe camp life, gold mining, Indian dangers, buffalo, problems with mail service and different towns in Montana Territory. Instructions to his wife are also included.

Dates

  • 1866-1872

Creator

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 Henry G. Weeden letters must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Surgeon with Captain James L. Fisk's expedition into Montana in 1866-1869.

Extent

23 items (0.08 linear ft.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Purchased from Fred A. Rosenstock in 1974.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; Fred A. Rosenstock; 1974.

Appraisal

19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.

Title
Register of Henry G. Weeden letters
Status
Completed
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2010 June 14
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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

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