George W. Hadden correspondence

George W. Hadden correspondence

Dates: 1852-1879

Handwritten and signed correspondence. The items were written by Hadden and others who were probably family members. The materials relate activities in the gold fields of California and also tell about activities during the Civil War. Also included is a printed poem about the Battle of the Wilderness in 1864.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Hadden, George W.
  • Call Number: MSS 866
  • 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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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Correspondence 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 866; George W. Hadden correspondence; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 866, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Hadden, George W.--Correspondence; California--History--1850-1950; Gold miners--California--Correspondence; Gold mines and mining--California--History; Material Types; Soldiers--United States--Correspondence; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives; Wilderness, Battle of the, Va., 1864
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Hadden (George W.) correspondence
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Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-18T04:17-0600
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Biographical History

Soldier in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts