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The handcart companies of 1856 and Arza Erastus Hinkley

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1770

Scope and Contents

Softbound typescript of an account of the rescue of the Martin Handcart Company, taken from journals and oral family histories.

Dates

  • 1980

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 The handcart companies of 1856 and Arza Erastus Hinkley must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical Sketch

General contractor, and member of the Mormon Church, who served in missionary and leadership positions.

Extent

1 item (53 leaves)(0.07 linear ft.)

Custodial History

Donated by Earl S. Paul in 1980.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Earl S. Paul; 1980.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of The handcart companies of 1856 and Arza Erastus Hinkley
Status
In Progress
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2010 September 1
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