Gary Lee Walker research on Fort Duchesne, Utah

Gary Lee Walker research on Fort Duchesne, Utah

Dates: 1990-2006

A collection of research materials on Fort Duchesne and Thornburgh, Utah, including maps, articles, microfilms, blueprints, microfiche, photographs, correspondence, official documents, and local histories. The material documents the rise and fall of the forts and has been mostly copied from documents in the National Archives. Collection completed in 2006 by Gary Lee Walker.

  • Extent: 2 cartons (2 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Walker, Gary Lee
  • Call Number: MSS 6856
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 21st Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • 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 Gary Lee Walker research on Fort Duchesne, Utah 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 6856; Gary Lee Walker research on Fort Duchesne, Utah; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6856, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Gary Lee Walker in 2006.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Gary Lee Walker; 1 May 2006.
Subject Terms
Chinese Americans--Utah--History--Sources; Expeditions and Adventure; Fort Duchesne (Utah)--History--Sources; Immigration and American Expansion; Uinta Basin (Utah and Colo.)--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Blueprints; Letters; Microfilms; Oral histories
Processing Information
Processed; Karen Glenn; 8 May 2009.
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West (Collection development policy for 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Walker (Gary Lee) research on Fort Duchesne, Utah
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Karen Glenn, student processor and John Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-08T09:23-0600
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Gary Lee Walker is a retired Brigham Young University History professor. He collected these Fort Duchesne materials as part of his research.

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Dainan Skeem
Curator - 21st Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts