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James Duane Doty letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3854
Letter was written by Doty in November 1861 to recommend Alexander L. Collins to serve as a judge in Wisconsin.

Dates

  • 1861 November 22

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 James Duane Doty letter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 folder (0.08 linear ft.)

Biographical / Historical

James Duane Doty (1799-1865) was a lawyer, judge, and government official. He represented Wisconsin in Congress between 1838 and 1841, and again between 1849 and 1853. He was governor of Wisconsin Territory between 1841 and 1844, and served as the governor of Utah Territory between 1863 and 1865.

Other Finding Aids

Item-level description available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS3854.xml

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; The Autograph Alcove; 1990.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of James Duane Doty letter
Status
completed
Author
Rose Frank
Date
10 June 2011
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
Sponsor
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States