Almon W. Babbitt receipts

Almon W. Babbitt receipts

Dates: 1859

Handwritten receipt of a freight bill for an amount of $818.23. Also included is a handwritten receipt relating to the Babbitt estate signed by Hosea Stout which deals with the delegation of Babbitt's possessions.

  • Extent: 2 items (2 p.) + photocopies of items
  • Creator: Babbitt, Almon W. (Almon Whiting), 1813-1856. -- Stout, Hosea, 1810-1889
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2169
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • 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 Almon W. Babbitt receipts 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 2169; Almon W. Babbitt receipts; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2169, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Steve Barnett in 1982.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Steve Barnett; 1982.
Subject Terms
Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce; Estates (Law)--Utah--History--Sources; Mormons--Utah--History--Sources; Retail Trade
Genre / Form
Receipts (Acknowledgments)
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
Finding Aid Title
Babbitt (Almon W.) receipts
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:28-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon Church leader and president of the Kirtland Stake of Zion in Ohio and secretary of the Utah Territory.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts