George Fitch notebook

George Fitch notebook

Dates: 1844

Holograph notebook which relates to Spanish refugees and their plight. It contains copies of letters of appeal written by Fitch, including petitions to Lord Aberdeen, an appeal to the mayor of London, letters to the editors of the Times, the Chronicle and the Exectator and the Clamour Publicus, London, 1844.

  • Extent: 2 items (69 p.)
  • Creator: Fitch, George
  • Call Number: MSS SC 223
  • 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 George Fitch notebook 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 223; George Fitch notebook; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 223, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Peter Eaton in 1974.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Peter Eaton; 1974.
Subject Terms
French Society; Artifacts; Correspondence; Material Types; Refugees. Spanish.
Genre / Form
Appraisal Information
Ethnic and minority history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.IV, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Fitch (George) notebook
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick and Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:29-0600
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical Note

Member of the French Society, a concerned citizens group.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts