George M. Scott letter press book

George M. Scott letter press book

Dates: 1880-1881

One volume containing 315 letters. Correspondents include W. H. C. Price, S. E. Gaton (or Galon), A. H. Adams, Carrie, Maggie, D. C. Pate and others. George W. Scott writes from Salt Lake City. Letters discuss flower planting and tombstone inscriptions on the grave of Mrs. Mary North, the death of a Mr. Kirby, a deed, payments, offering a job to a recipient, bets on the 1880 Presidential Election, and other topics.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Scott, George M.
  • Call Number: MSS 4171
  • 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 George M. Scott letter press book 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 4171; George M. Scott letter press book; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 4171, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Brent F. Ashworth in 1992.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Brent F. Ashworth; 1992.
Subject Terms
Wells, Fargo & Company; Correspondence; Material Types
Processing Information
Processed; H. Christine Swindler; 23 July 2007.
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West (Collection development policy for 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Scott (George M.) letter press book
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Karen Glenn and H. Christine Swindler, student processors and John Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-11T04:09-0600
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

George M. Scott lived in Salt Lake City, Utah in 1881.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts