Fremont Irrigation Company article of agreement

Fremont Irrigation Company article of agreement

Dates: 1889

Photocopy of an agreement which transfers the water rights of the outlet of Fish Lake, Utah, from the Indians who owned it "by decent" to the Fremont "Eragation" Company. The agreement was made March 1, 1889 in Loa, Utah, in exchange for "9 fine horses, 500 lbs. of flour, 1 good beef stear [sic], 1 suit of clothes."

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Fremont Irrigation Company
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1048
  • 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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Digital version available online.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Fremont Irrigation Company article of agreement 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 SC 1048; Fremont Irrigation Company article of agreement; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1048, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Agriculture and Natural Resources; Fish Lake (Sevier County, Utah)--History--Sources; Indians of North America--Utah--History; Irrigation--Utah--History--Sources; Lakes--Utah--Sevier County--History--Sources; Water and Water Rights
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Processed; Melanie Nef; August 2008.
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Fremont Irrigation Company article of agreement
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Finding aid prepared by Melanie Nef
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-30T04:07-0600
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Western Waters (WWDL)Grant, 2007-2010
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Administrative History

Fremont Irrigation Company began sometime in the late 1800s in Loa, Utah, and has continued to be a private irrigation company.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts