Letter

Letter

Dates: 1860

Handwritten and signed letter addressed to Jasper Babcock. The item is a petition by Houston to receive the needed funds to enact a bill that provides for paved sidewalks in the city of San Francisco.

  • Extent: 1 item (2 leaves)
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1365
  • 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 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 1365; Letter; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1365, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated.
Acquisition Information
Donated.
Subject Terms
Pavements--California--San Francisco--Law and legislation; Politicians--California--San Francisco--Correspondence; Politics, Government, and Law; Public Works; San Francisco (Calif.)--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Letters
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_MSSSC1365
Finding Aid Title
Letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:50-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Resident of San Francisco involved in civic improvements and politics.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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