Croxton's raid manuscript

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Croxton's raid manuscript

Dates: 1979

Original typed manuscript, corrected page proofs, blueline proofs, and cover. The work describes the commanders and regiments who took part in a Union raid in Alabama in 1865 led by John Croxton.

  • Extent: 4 folders (0.33 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Miller, Rex, 1929
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1658
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Croxton's raid 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 1658; Croxton's raid; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1658, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by the Old Army Press in 1980.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Old Army Press; 1980.
Subject Terms
Croxton, John Thomas, 1837-1874; United States. Army. Cavalry Division, 1st; United States. Army--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Military; Politics, Government, and Law; Soldiers--United States--Biography; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Regimental histories
Genre / Form
Biography--19th century; Histories
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Croxton's raid manuscript
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-09T04:03-0600
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Biographical Sketch

Professor at State University College in Buffalo, New York and descendant of Confederate soldiers.

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