Letters to Haskell

Letters to Haskell

Dates: 1878

Two ALS's addressed to Haskell, one from Rev. N. Eells dated Skokomish, Washington and the other from J.S. Griffin, dated Hillsboro, Oregon, which were written in response to Haskell's inquiries concerning a Roman Catholic mission's involvement in the Whitman Massacre (1847).

  • Extent: 2 items (0.08 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Eells, N.. -- Griffin, John S. (John Strother), 1816-1898. -- Haskell, Thomas Nelson, 1826-1906
  • Call Number: MSS SC 200
  • 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 Letters to Haskell 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 200; Letters to Haskell; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 200, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated in 1978.
Acquisition Information
Donated; 1978.
Subject Terms
Correspondence; Material Types; Umatilla (Wash.)--History; Walla Walla (Wash.)--Massacre, 1847; Whitman Massacre, 1847
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).
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Finding Aid Title
Letters to Haskell
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:26-0600
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts