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Edgar N. Carter papers, 1856-1954.
BANC MSS P-M 216 Box 1; BANC MSS P-M 216
Collection Overview

Title:

Edgar N. Carter papers, 1856-1954

Creator/Contributor:

Carter, Edgar N., creator

Abstract:

Contains correspondence, research notes and drafts for book on William Carter. Also includes original letters from William Carter to his wife Mary from 1856-1859 and research on the Carter family.

Date:

1856 (issued)

Subject:

Carter, William Alexander -- 1820-1881
Carter family

Note:

Edgar N. Carter (1910-1957) wrote a biography with the help of his brother Charles Carter about their father, William Alexander Carter, "A Virginian Comes West." William Carter was a native of Missouri who traveled to California in 1850. Seven years later he traveled in the Utah Expedition, finally settling in Wyoming, including Fort Bridger.

Type:

Manuscripts for publication.

Physical Description:

print
1 box (0.4 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS P-M 216 Box 1
BANC MSS P-M 216

Origin:

California