Finding Aid to the Copies of 1849 Correspondence Regarding California Guards MS.824

Finding aid prepared by Holly Rose Larson
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA, 90065-5030
323-221-2164
rroom@theautry.org
2012 December 11


Title: Copies of 1849 Correspondence Regarding California Guards
Identifier/Call Number: MS.824
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Date: 1939
Abstract: This is a collection of typed copies of correspondence between Rufus McLellan of the California Guards and William L. Marcy, United States Secretary of War, between 1849 February 2 and 1849 February 20. These copies were made from photostat copies of the original documents in the U. S. War Department.
creator: Marcy, William L. (William Learned), 1786-1857
creator: McLellan, Rufus

Scope and Contents

This is a collection of typed copies of correspondence between Rufus McLellan of the California Guards and William L. Marcy, United States Secretary of War, between 1849 February 2 and 1849 February 20. These copies were made from photostat copies of the original documents in the U. S. War Department.

Preferred citation

Copies of 1849 Correspondence Regarding California Guards, 1939, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.824.

Processing history

Processed by Library staff before 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 December 11, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

Acquisition

Copied by Library staff from the photostats of Grant Foreman, 1939.

Use

Copyright has not been assigned to the Autry National Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Autry Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Autry National Center as the custodian of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

Access

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Subjects and Indexing Terms

California Guards.
California -- History -- Sources
Correspondence
Typescripts