William Henry Hooper Letter

William Henry Hooper Letter

Dates: 1856

Handwritten letter addressed to the "Hon. E. Smith, Probate Judge for Great Salt Lake Co." Hooper states that he is submitting an inventory of the estate of the late Almon Whiting Babbitt. The estate items were to be set apart for the use of the deceased's widow and family.

  • Extent: 1 item (1 leaf)(0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Hooper, W. H. (William Henry), 1813-1882
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1949
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from William Henry Hooper 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 1949; William Henry Hooper Letter; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1949, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased through Steve Barnett in 1982.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Steve Barnett; 1982.
Subject Terms
Babbitt, Almon W. (Almon Whiting), 1813-1856; Civil Procedure and Courts; Mormons--Utah--History--Sources; Politics, Government, and Law; Wills--Utah--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Letters
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC1949
Finding Aid Title
Hooper (William Henry) Letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T17:03-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical Note

Mormon politician who served in the Utah Territorial Legislature and as the second delegate to the U.S. Congress from Utah.



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