Edwin R. Burdick legal documents

Edwin R. Burdick legal documents

Dates: 1877-1882

Collection includes approximately 185 documents, about 1877-1882, documenting the history of Burdick's store in Nephi, Utah Territory. The documents mainly settle his estate after Burdick died in 1879.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.06 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Burdick, Edwin R., -1879
  • Call Number: MSS 7542
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials were left in original order.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Edwin R. Burdick papers 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 7542; Edwin R. Burdick legal documents; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 7542, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Charles Apfelbaum in 2009.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Charles Apfelbaum; 2009.
Subject Terms
Nephi (Utah)--Commerce; Stores, Retail--Utah--Nephi--History
Genre / Form
Legal documents
Processing Information
Processed; Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2011.
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts. Illustrates how a store was run in the late 1800s.
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Burdick (Edwin R.) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elizabeth Ballif, student processor,and John Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T12:08-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical history

Edwin R. Burdick lived in Nephi, Utah. He and his wife Anna had two children. He died in 1879.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts