Hobart family photographs

Hobart family photographs

Dates: approximately 1860-1890

Collection includes Civil War era photographs of Edwin L. Hobart in military uniform, together with a later photograph of the Hobart family. Photographs were taken by various photographers, and date from the 1860s to the 1880s.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS P 407
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Photograph Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
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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 Hobart family photographs 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 P 407; Hobart family photographs; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS P 407, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Transferred; LDS Church Archives; 1983.
Subject Terms
Hobart family--Photographs; Hobart, Edwin L. (Edwin Lucius), 1845-1935--Photographs; Soldiers--Photographs
Genre / Form
Cartes-de-visite; Photographs
Physical Location
L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.
Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
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Finding Aid Title
Hobart family photographs
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Lucas J. Chehda
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-12T04:30-0700
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Biographical/Historical note

The Hobart family, headed by Edwin L. Hobart, was originally from Illinois, and eventually migrated West. Edwin (1845-1935) was born in Illinois, and served as both an enlisted man and an officer during the Civil War. He and his wife, Emma, later settled in Denver, Colorado.

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