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Legal documents of the Icarian Community, Hancock County, Ill.

Legal documents of the Icarian Community, Hancock County, Ill.

Dates: 1849-1859

Documents relating to law suits involving Etienne Cabet and the Icarian Community located in Nauvoo, Illinois.

  • Extent: 61 items (2 in.)(0.17 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS SC 358
  • 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.
Arrangement
Documents are arranged by plaintiff in the suit.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Legal documents of the Icarian Community, Hancock County, Ill. 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 358; Legal documents of the Icarian Community, Hancock County, Ill.; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 358, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Peter Crawley in 1975.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Peter Crawley; 1975.
Other Finding Aids
An unpublished list of the documents and a published bibliography on the Icarian Community is located with the collection.
Subject Terms
Cabet, Etienne, 1788-1856; Icarian Community; Civil Procedure and Courts; Collective settlements--History; Hancock County (Ill.); Nauvoo (Ill.)--History; Politics, Government, and Law
Genre / Form
Legal documents
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_MSSSC358
Finding Aid Title
Legal documents of the Icarian Community, Hancock County, Ill.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
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