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A. I. Terrell letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2418

Scope and Contents

Handwritten letter dated 26 July 1848 and addressed to Abel Hagerty in Witumpka, Alabama. The item was written in Brazos, Texas. Terrell describes his journey by steamship from New Orleans. Terrell came in an attemp to invest in surplus Mexican War stock, equipment, and supplies, especially horses which their company planed to drive overland to New Orleans after purchasing them from the United States government.


  • 1848 July 26


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 A.I. Terrell letter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical note

American businessman.


1 item (3 p.)(0.01 linear ft.)

Custodial History

Acquired from Fred Rosenstock of Denver, Colorado as an additon to the Robert S. Ellison Collection, MSS 782.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired; Fred Rosenstock.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of A. I. Terrell letter
In Progress
Benjamin Sipes
2010 October 25
Description rules
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States