Amos Batchelder diary, 1849  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Batchelder, Amos
Title
Amos Batchelder diary
Dates
1849 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.25 linear feet
Collection Number
Accn1085
Summary
The Amos Batchelder diary details a tour across the continent of North America from Boston, via Independence, Missouri, the Rocky Mountains, to San Francisco, in 1849.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
SPCreference@lists.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Amos Batchelder was a doctor in Pelham, New Hampshire.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The diary details a tour across the continent of North America from Boston, via Independence, Missouri, the Rocky Mountains, to San Francisco, by the author in 1849. Account provides detailed descriptions of physical surroundings and conditions.

Carbon copy typescript of the original journal.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

May not be published in its entirety without the consent of the owner of the original diary, Ed E. Nelson.

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Amos Batchelder diary must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Amos Batchelder diary, Accn 1085, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: Accn 1085.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1 Diary 1849

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Personal Names :
  • Batchelder, Amos--Diaries
  • Geographical Names :
  • West (U.S.)--Description and travel
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Diaries