William Henry Harrison letter

William Henry Harrison letter

Dates: 1795

Handwritten and signed letter dated 11 Aug. 1795. Harrison writes to order 40 gills (5 quarts) of whiskey to give to the Chippewa and Ottawa Indians.

  • Extent: 1 item (1 p.)
  • Creator: Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841
  • Call Number: MSS SC 646
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th 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.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from William Henry Harrison letter 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 646; William Henry Harrison letter; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 646, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Pritchard in 1974.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Pritchard; 1974.
Subject Terms
Military; Ojibwa Indians--History--Sources; Politics, Government, and Law; Presidents--United States--Correspondence
Ottawa Indians--History--Sources
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Harrison (William Henry) letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:34-0600
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

American Indian fighter and president of the United States.

comments powered by Disqus

Site Navigation

Search this Collection

Collection Arrangement

Yellow highlight indicates current location in collection description

Print View

Help with this Collection

Ask us a Question

John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts