W. C. Brown papers

W. C. Brown papers

Dates: 1921-1938

Manuscripts with some photocopies. The collection includes correspondence, articles and notes pertaining to Western American history, emphasizing the Indian wars. Also includes a copy of A Guide to the William Carey Brown Papers found at the University of Colorado, Boulder.

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Brown, W. C. (William Carey), 1854-1939
  • Call Number: MSS 1474
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • 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 W. C. Brown papers 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 1474; W. C. Brown papers; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1474, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Gift of the Western Historical Collections, University of Colorado, Boulder, and purchased from Fred Rosenstock, 1977.
Other Finding Aids
Folder-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS1474.xml
Subject Terms
Bruce, Robert V.; Camp, Walter Mason, 1867-1925; Ellison, Robert Spurrier; Indians of North America--Wars; Military; Politics, Government, and Law; United States--History--1865-1898; West (U.S.)--History--1848-1860; West (U.S.)--History--1860-1890; West (U.S.)--History--1890-1945
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Brown (W. C.) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-11-10T04:13-0700
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Army officer and author of Western American history.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts