Letter to Abraham Lincoln

Letter to Abraham Lincoln

Dates: 1864

Handwritten letter by Reed, John Titus, and Thomas Drake to Lincoln requesting appointment of Standish Rood as United States Marshall for Utah Territory.

  • Extent: 1 item (1 leaf)
  • Creator: Drake, Thomas. -- Reed, Amos. -- Titus, John, 1812-1876
  • Call Number: MSS SC 600
  • 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.
Collection maintained in original order.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Letter to Abraham Lincoln 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 600; Letter to Abraham Lincoln; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 600, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Fred White in 1977.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Fred White; 1977.
Subject Terms
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Correspondence; Material Types; United States--Presidents--Correspondence; Utah--Politics and Government--19th century
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
Letter to Lincoln (Abraham)
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Morgan Crockett
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:33-0600
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Clerk of the Indian Superintendency and Acting Utah Territorial Governor.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts