Wlliam H. Cowell journal

Wlliam H. Cowell journal

Dates: 1862-1864

Typewritten copies of a diary. The volume talks about Cowell's experiences in the US Army with the Ohio Volunteers including confrontations with Native Americans.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.04 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Cowell, William H.
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1802
  • 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.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Wlliam H. Cowell journal 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 1802; Wlliam H. Cowell journal; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1802, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Rosenstock in 1980.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Rosenstock; 1980.
Subject Terms
United States. Army--Civil War, 1861-1865--History; Fort Kearny (Neb.)--History; Fort Laramie (Wyo.)--History; Indians of North America--Wars--1815-1875; Military; Politics, Government, and Law; Soldiers--United States--Biography
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Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Cowell (William H.) journal
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-16T04:20-0600
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Biographical Note

American soldier in Nebraska and Wyoming.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts