Guilhomme La Mothe letter

Guilhomme La Mothe letter

Dates: 1797 November 7

One French letter, dated 7 November 1797, from Guilhomme La Mothe to his brother discussing life and Indian affairs at Fort St. Joseph. Michigan.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.08 linear ft.)
  • Creator: La Mothe, Guilhomme
  • Call Number: MSS 4234
  • 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.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in French.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Guilhomme La Mothe 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 4234; Guilhomme La Mothe letter; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 4234, LTPSC.
Custodial History
These items were donated to Special Collections in 2007.
Acquisition Information
Donation; 2007.
Related Material
These items are part of the 19th Century Western and Mormon Americana Archives.
Subject Terms
Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce; Retail Trade; Saint Joseph (Mich.)
Genre / Form
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
La Mothe (Guilhomme) letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-23T04:26-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Guilhomme La Mothe was the post factor of the Hudson's Bay Company fort in St. Joseph, Michigan.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts