George D. Sherman letters

George D. Sherman letters

Dates: 1880-1881

Letter press copies of handwritten and signed letters. The materials are addressed to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs in Washington, DC. Sherman writes about the condition of Ute Indians on the reservation, the nature of the supplies for them, and the functions of the Indian agency.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Sherman, George D.
  • Call Number: MSS 1938
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • 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 Letters 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 1938; Letters; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1938, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs--History--Sources; Correspondence; Indian reservations--Colorado--History--Sources; Indians of North America--Colorado--History--Sources; Material Types; Southern Ute Indian Reservation (Colo.)--History--Sources; Ute Indians--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Letters
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS1938
Finding Aid Title
Sherman (George D.) letters
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Megan Furcini
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-04-10T10:08-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Clerk and acting United States Indian Agent.



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Ryan Lee
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