Edwin Bryant summons

Edwin Bryant summons

Dates: 1847

Printed writ signed by Bryant as chief magistrate of San Francisco summoning E. Ward Pell, a local sheriff, to appear in court on 22 March, 1847.

  • Extent: 1 item (2 p.)
  • Creator: Bryant, Edwin, 1805-1869
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1161
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Edwin Bryant summons 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 1161; Edwin Bryant summons; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1161, LTPSC.
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Subject Terms
Bryant, Edwin, 1805-1869; California--History--1846-1850--Sources; Civil Procedure and Courts; Courts--California--History--Sources; Politics, Government, and Law
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Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy).
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Finding Aid Title
Bryant (Edwin) summons
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:42-0600
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Biographical History

American pioneer, magistrate, and author best known for his work "What I saw in California."

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