Mexican-American War collection

Mexican-American War collection

Dates: bulk 1847-1849, 1847-1895

Various military documents and papers created during the obtaining and dispersal of supplies to troops. Also includes miscellaneous documents and correspondence.

  • Extent: 13 folders (1.3 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS SC 699
  • 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 and Spanish.
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 Mexican-American collection 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 699; Mexican-American War; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 699, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Fred A. Rosenstock in 1974.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Fred A. Rosenstock; 1974.
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online.
Subject Terms
Grayson, John B.; Merrifield, Edwin R.; United States. Army--Supplies and stores; Wilkins, William, 1779-1865; Mexican War, 1846-1848; Mexican War, 1846-1848--Equipment and supplies; Military--Equipment and supplies; Politics, Government, and Law
Genre / Form
Documents; Letters
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Mexican-American War collection
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Morgan Crockett
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-02T04:06-0700
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts