Mason Brayman correspondence

Mason Brayman correspondence

Dates: 1877

Four ALS's between Brayman and Winnemucca, chief of the Paiutes. Tells of a request by Chief Winnemucca to send visitors to the Bannocks and instructions concerning their travel by Brayman. Also includes a 1939 postmarked envelope which enclosed the correspondence at time of purchase.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.2 linear ft.) : (5 items)
  • Creator: Brayman, Mason, 1813-1895
  • Call Number: MSS SC 479
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • 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 Mason Brayman 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 479; Mason Brayman correspondence; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 479, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Fred A. Rosenstock in 1975.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Fred A. Rosenstock; 1975.
Subject Terms
Paiute Indians; Nevada--History; Idaho--History; Expeditions and Adventure; Immigration and American Expansion; Winnemucca, Paiute Chief; Brayman, Mason, 1813-1895; Brayman, Mason, 1813-1895--Correspondence
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Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Brayman (Mason) correspondence
Finding Aid Author
Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-02-03 11:04:36 -0700.
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Biographical History

Lawyer and governor of Idaho.

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