James A. Baudle diary and an account book

James A. Baudle diary and an account book

Dates: 1847-1907

Handwritten volume and photocopies of the materials. Baudle writes about his journey from Illinois to California in 1849. It also includes the author's financial ledger covering the years 1847 to 1871. The collection includes a photograph of Baudle taken in 1907.

  • Extent: 2 folders (0.2 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Baudle, James A.
  • Call Number: MSS SC 156
  • 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: Originals restricted. Photocopies for patron use.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from James A. Baudle diary and an account book 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 156; James A. Baudle diary and an account book; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 156, LTPSC.
Custodial History
These materials were purchased from Fred Rosenstock, a manuscript dealer in Denver, Colorado.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Fred Rosenstock; 1974.
Subject Terms
California--Description and travel; Gold mines and mining--California; Immigration and American Expansion; Overland journeys to the Pacific; Overland Journeys to the Western United States; Prospecting--California
Genre / Form
Account books; Diaries; Photocopies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Baudle (James A.) diary and an account book
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-09T04:05-0700
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Biographical History

James A. Baudle was a pioneer to California.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts