Michael Ranger-Jones letter
Scope and Contents
Handwritten letter composed on May 20, 1850 near the upper crossing of the Platte River. This item was addressed to his wife while he was traveling to the gold fields of California. It describes traveling along the Oregon Trail.
- 1850 May 20
- Ranger-Jones, Michael (Person)
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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 Michael Ranger-Jones letter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Pioneer who was involved in the California Gold Rush.
1 item (0.1 linear ft.)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of the Michael Ranger-Jones letter
- Patsy Shin Hernandez
- 2010 August 3
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.