McClellan family histories

McClellan family histories

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Typescripts (some duplicated). The collection includes autobiographical sketch of William C. McClellan, member of the Mormon Battalion and of the Nauvoo Legion in Utah Valley, Utah, a biographical sketch of his wife, Almeda D. McClellan by Zitelle M. Snarr, and an autobiography of their son David A. McClellan Sr. which includes details of life in the Mormon colonies in Mexico and Arizona.

  • Extent: 3 items (0.10 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS SC 561
  • 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.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from McClellan family histories 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 561; McClellan family histories; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 561, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Beth Moon in 1975.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Beth Moon; 1975.
Subject Terms
McClellan family; Smith, Lot; United States. Army. Mormon Battalion; Utah. Militia; City and Town Life; Frontier and pioneer life; Home and Family; Juarez (Chihuahua, Mexico)--History; Military; Mormons--Arizona; Mormons--Mexico; Mormons--Relations with Indians; Payson (Utah)--History; Politics, Government, and Law; Social Life and Customs; Sunset (Ariz.)--History
Genre / Form
Autobiographies; Biography--19th century
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
McClellan family histories
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-02T04:05-0700
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Biographical Info:

Biographical Note

Mormon pioneers.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts