Calvin Bingham land acquisition document

Calvin Bingham land acquisition document

Dates: circa 1850-1860

Power of attorney from Calvin Bingham for land acquisition; many items left blank, including date (printed form reads “185_”), Land Warrant No., and name of person empowered to act on Bingham’s behalf. Signed by Calvin Bingham. W. I. Appleby, John Lytle and William Lytle. 1 page.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Bingham, Calvin
  • Call Number: MSS 4018
  • 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 the Calvin Bingham land acquisition document 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 4018; Calvin Bingham land acquisition document; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 4018, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Peter Crawley in 1987.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Peter Crawley; 1987.
Subject Terms
City Planning; Politics, Government, and Law
Genre / Form
Legal documents
Processing Information
Processed; H. Christine Swindler;
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West (Collection development policy of 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts).
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Finding Aid Title
Bingham (Calvin) land acquisition document
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by H. Christine Swindler and Karen Glenn, student processors, and John Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T12:05-0600
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Biographical History

Calvin Bingham was an early U.S. landowner in the mid-19th century.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts