Leonard S. Conger letter

Leonard S. Conger letter

Dates: 1861

Handwritten and signed letter and typescript. The item was written in 1861 in the Nebraska Territory by Conger to his brother Levi in New York. Conger gives a brief description of his travel itinerary as well as making a plea to receive communications from family and friends.

  • Extent: 2 items (2 leaves)
  • Creator: Conger, Leonard Smith
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1284
  • 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 Leonard S. Conger letter 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 1284; Leonard S. Conger letter; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1284, LTPSC.
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Subject Terms
Expeditions and Adventure; Immigration and American Expansion; Nebraska--History; Travelers--Nebraska--United States--Correspondence
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Conger (Leonard S.) letter
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Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-02T04:08-0700
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Biographical History

Traveler in the American West.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts