Attested copy of correspondence

Attested copy of correspondence

Dates: 1887

Handwritten copy of a letter which was furnished to Professor Horatio O. Ladd of the University of New Mexico by the authority of General Grierson. Includes correspondence between the Secretaries of War and Interior and three endorsements requesting appropriate action in regard to problems between settlers on Navaho reservation land on the San Juan River, New Mexico, and the Navaho. This correspondence includes a letter from W.C. Endicott, Secretary of Interior and a letter from Lamar to H.M. Teller, U.S. Senator from Colorado.

  • Extent: 1 item (7 p.)(0.08 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Grierson, Benjamin Henry, 1826-1911
  • Call Number: MSS SC 379
  • 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 Attested copy of correspondence 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 379; Attested copy of correspondence; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 379, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by the Latter-day Saint Church Ventura, California Branch Genealogical Library in 1975.
Acquisition Information
Donated; the Latter-day Saint Church Ventura, California Branch Genealogical Library; 1975.
Subject Terms
Ladd, Horatio O. (Horatio Oliver), 1839-1932; United States. Army. Cavalry, 10th--History; Correspondence; Material Types; Military; Navajo Indians--Land tenure; New Mexico--History; Politics, Government, and Law; San Juan River (N.M.)--History
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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
Attested copy of correspondence
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
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Biographical Info:

Biographical Sketch

Commander, New Mexico District, 10th Cavalry, US Army.

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