Choteau family legal documents

Choteau family legal documents

Dates: 1805-1829

Handwritten and signed legal documents involving the Choteau family. Included are summonses, financial notes, deeds, certificates, indentures, and writs all written at St. Louis, Mo. Several of the items are French translations of the original English documents. Members of the Choteau family mentioned in the items are Auguste, Pierre, Henry, and Gabriel S.

  • Extent: 17 items (31 p.)
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1223
  • 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 Choteau family legal documents 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 1223; Choteau family legal documents; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1223, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated.
Acquisition Information
Donated.
Subject Terms
Choteau family; Civil Procedure and Courts; Explorers--United States--Biography--Sources; Fur traders--United States--Biography--Sources; Law--Illinois--History--Sources; Politics, Government, and Law; Saint Louis (Mo.)--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Certificates; Deeds; Indentures; Promissory notes; Summonses; Writs
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC1223
Finding Aid Title
Choteau family legal documents
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:43-0600
Finding Aid Language
English


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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
ryan_lee@byu.edu