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Bennett family mementos, photographs, and documents, 1872-1956

Identifier: MSS 996 Series 7

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

Predominately Fifth Judicial District Court of Montana with some Montana Supreme Court and other district courts. Documents are arranged alphabetically by the last name of the first plaintiff cited and in instances where a civil authority is the plaintiff, the document is arranged by the last name of the first defendant cited. Some documents are undated.


  • Other: 1872-1956


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 Bennett family papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

From the Collection:

Lyman Hakes Bennett (1885-1967) is buried in Virginia City, Montana Lyman Hakes Bennett was born in 1885. He was a Montana judge and lawyer. He died in 1967 and is buried in Virginia City, Montana.


6 boxes

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Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States