Letter-press copy of a handwritten letter. The item is dated 21 March 1857 and addressed to Lewis Cass (1782-1866), Secretary of State for the United States in the Buchanan administration. Whittelsey's letter relates to a request of William H. Hooper, Secretary of the Utah Territory, regarding requisitions for 1857.
- 1857 March 21
- Whittlesey, Elisha, 1783-1863 (Person)
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Materials are in English.
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Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Elisha Whittlesey letter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
1 item (3 p.)
First comptroller of the treasury of the United States.
Purchased from Rick Grunder in 1985.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchaed; Rick Grunder; 1985.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Elisha Whittlesey letter
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 November 1
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