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Petitions

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 47 Collections and/or Records:

Jose Maria Albiza petition

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230317460]
Identifier: MSS SC 1871
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten document. The item is a petition from Albiza requesting a discharge from the army for medical reasons.
Dates: 1831

John Sewall Pratt Alcott trusteeship petition

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230234046]
Identifier: MSS SC 102
Scope and Contents Printed petition (1 pages) with typewritten entries in which John S.P. Alcott petitioned to become trustee of that part of the estate bequeathed to Louisa May Alcott's niece, Louisa Ream Nieriker.
Dates: 1910

American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions letter received

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2197
Scope and Contents Materials include a five page unsigned handwritten letter dated October 2, 1833, to Reverend D. Green, secretary of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, from the chairman of a committee in Jacksonville, Illinois, requesting the Board's aid in outfitting a missionary group to the "Indians West of the Rocky Mountains." This letter is accompanied by a two page manuscript copy of a petition titled "Incipient measures in relation to the establishment of a mission," with...
Dates: 1833

Ła*ncut, Poland archive

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1531
Scope and Contents Microfilmed records of the estate of Ła*ncut, Poland. The collection consists of estate, historical, and dynastic documents; maps; corresondence; account books; inventories; genealogies; petitions; testaments; privileges, and miscellaneous items. These materials document the organization and operation of the estate.
Dates: 1531-1926

Arthur V. Watkins papers on Bishop Indian Community, 1949

 File — Box 12: Series 3 [Barcode: 31197233276234], Folder: 12
Identifier: MSS 146 Series 3 Sub-Series 2

Benjaminite Company request to the Nauvoo Legion

 Digital Record
Identifier: VMSS76_S1_SS4_B4_F4_I1

Benjaminite Company request to the Nauvoo Legion, 1841 March 27

 Item — Box 4: Series 1 [Barcode: 31197233284212], Folder: 4
Identifier: Vault MSS 76 Series 1 Sub-Series 4 Item 1

Jose A. Bernal petition

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230317353]
Identifier: MSS SC 1889
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten document. The item is a petition from Bernal requesting a discharge from the army. Bernal lost two fingers in an accident while serving in the military.
Dates: 1833

Erastus Bingham pension application

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230307628]
Identifier: MSS SC 972
Scope and Contents Holograph application to the US Department of the Interior by Erastus Bingham regarding the pension due him as guardian of his grandson, Elijah N. Freeman Jr. Freeman's father, Elijah N. Freeman Sr., died while serving in the "Mormon Battalion" on 20 Nov. 1846 during the war with Mexico.
Dates: 1859