J. H. Martin pictoral letter

J. H. Martin pictoral letter

Dates: 1855

ALS addressed to friends at home describing a sea journey from the eastern United States to San Francisco, California via Panama by ship. His arrival to San Francisco and a visit to his uncle M.S. Martin's store are described.

  • Extent: 1 p. (0.08 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Martin, J. H.
  • Call Number: MSS SC 145
  • 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.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from J. H. Martin pictoral 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 145; J. H. Martin pictoral letter; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 145, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Fred A. Rosenstock in 1974.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Fred A. Rosenstock; 1974.
Subject Terms
Martin, M.S.; Acapulco (Mexico)--Description and travel; Correspondence; Material Types; San Francisco (Calif.)--Description and travel; Voyages to the Pacific coast
Genre / Form
Letters
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC145
Finding Aid Title
Martin (J. H.) pictoral letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-12T04:10-0700
Finding Aid Language
English


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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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