Fire fighters of San Francisco

Fire fighters of San Francisco

Dates: 1854

Handwritten letter and typescript. The letter was written by a physician living in San Francisco to his son "Fred." It mostly describes celebrations and parades for the local fire fighters in San Francisco.

  • Extent: 2 items
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1371
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • 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 Fire fighters of San Francisco 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 1371; Fire fighters of San Francisco; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1371, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Acquisition Information
Subject Terms
Correspondence; Fire fighters--California--San Francisco--History--Sources; Material Types; San Francisco (Calif.)--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Fire fighters of San Francisco
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Patsy Shin Herandez
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:50-0600
Finding Aid Language

comments powered by Disqus

Site Navigation

Search this Collection

Collection Arrangement

Yellow highlight indicates current location in collection description

Print View

Help with this Collection

Ask us a Question

Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts