Alvin H. DeWitt letters

Alvin H. DeWitt letters

Dates: 1876-1883

Contains sixteen letters addressed to DeWitt from friends and relatives in Allendale, Missouri. The items relate to family and personal matters.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.08 linear ft.)
  • Creator: DeWitt, Alvin H., 1857-1927
  • Call Number: MSS 1307
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Letters received must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Holograph, signed.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 1307; Alvin H. DeWitt letters; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1307, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Materials were donated by Hugh Kirkendall to the Utah Genealogical Society in November 1972. These were transferred to the Church Historical Department, and then deaccessioned in December 1972 due to lack of Mormon content. The materials were then transferred to Brigham Young University.
Acquisition Information
Transferred; Church Historical Dept.; 1972.
Subject Terms
Allendale (Mo.)--History--Sources; Correspondence; Farmers--Missouri--Allendale--History--Sources; Material Types
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Appraisal Information
19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
DeWitt (Alvin H.) letters
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T12:26-0600
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Biographical History

Alvin H. DeWitt (1857-1927) was a farmer and rancher in Red Rock, Montana.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts