Thaddeus Mason Harris letter

Thaddeus Mason Harris letter

Dates: 1834

Handwritten and signed letter, addressed to T. William Harris, dated 17 Jan. 1834, and composed in Charleston, South Carolina. Thaddeus writes to his son about family matters and their shared interest in collecting birds, squirrels, mice, and moles.

  • Extent: 1 item (4 p.)
  • Creator: Harris, Thaddeus Mason, 1768-1842
  • Call Number: MSS 1384
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Letter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 1384; Letter; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1384, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Harris, T. William; Naturalists--United States--Correspondence; Science; Science, Technology, and Health
Genre / Form
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Harris (Thaddeus Mason) letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-12-08T13:23-0700
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Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

American author and naturalist.

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