Erastus Darwin Meacham biography

Erastus Darwin Meacham biography

Dates: 1933

Typewritten biography of the Meacham family. The item focuses on the history of Erastus Darwin Meacham and his experiences as a Mormon pioneer including his military service as a private in Company D of the "Mormon Battalion."

  • Extent: 1 item (18 leaves)(0.03 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1904
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th 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 Erastus Darwin Meacham biography 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 1904; Erastus Darwin Meacham biography; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1904, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Evan Meacham in 1982.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Evan Meacham; 1982.
Subject Terms
Meacham family; Meacham, Erastus Darwin, 1826-1899; Meacham, J. Arthur; United States. Army. Mormon Battalion; Immigration and American Expansion; Pioneers
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Meacham (Erastus Darwin) biography
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-02T04:14-0700
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Biographical Note

Mormon compiler of family histories.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts