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Mexican-American War collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 699

Scope and Contents

Various military documents and papers created during the obtaining and dispersal of supplies to troops. Also includes miscellaneous documents and correspondence.

Dates

  • 1847-1895

Language of Materials

Materials are in English and Spanish.

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 Mexican-American collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

13 folders (1.3 linear ft.)

Arrangement

Collection maintained in original order.

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSSSC699.xml

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 Mexican-American War collection
Status
Completed
Author
Morgan Crockett
Date
2010 July 15
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

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States