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Autograph album for the Charles J. Guiteau murder trial

Autograph album for the Charles J. Guiteau murder trial

Dates: 1882 January

Indexed autograph album belonging to an unidentified individual which contains signatures of several people who were associated with the murder trial of Charles J. Guiteau for the assassination of James A. Garfield, President of the United States. Autographs include those of the judge, jury members, attorneys for the prosecution and defense, several witnesses (including General William T. Sherman), and Guiteau himself.

  • Extent: 1 v.
  • Call Number: MSS SC 3
  • 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 Autograph album for the Charles J. Guiteau murder trial 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 3; Autograph album for the Charles J. Guiteau murder trial; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 3, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; 1961.
Subject Terms
Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881--Assassination; Autographs--Collections; Civil Procedure and Courts; Politics, Government, and Law
Genre / Form
Autograph albums
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC3
Finding Aid Title
Autograph album for the Charles J. Guiteau murder trial
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:31-0600
Finding Aid Language
English


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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
ryan_lee@byu.edu