James H. Martineau map

James H. Martineau map

Dates: 1858

Photocopy of a hand drawn map with a handwritten explanation. The map was for "Desert Camp" in Meadow Valley, Nevada. The site was examined as a possible location for a settlement of Mormons fleeing Utah at the advent of United States Army to Utah in 1858.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.02 linear ft.) : 2 p.
  • Creator: Martineau, James H. (James Henry), 1828-1921
  • Call Number: MSS 979
  • 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.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Map must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
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Initial citation: MSS 979; James H. Martineau map; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 979, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Utah Expedition (1857-1858); Expeditions and Adventure; Immigration and American Expansion; Meadow Valley (Nev.)--History--Sources; Mormons--Nevada--History--Sources
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Martineau (James H.) map
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Finding aid prepared by Benjamin SIpes
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-23T04:24-0600
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Mormon pioneer.

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