Fort Hall Account Books, 1834-1838

Overview of the Collection

Fort Hall
Fort Hall Account Books
1834-1838 (inclusive)
1 cubic foot
Collection Number
MG334 (collection)
Financial journals and ledgers of this Oregon Trail post. Also included are papers relating to Nathaniel Jarvis Wyeth, 1834-1889. Photocopies from the Oregon Historical Society microfilm R-578.
University of Idaho Library, Special Collections and Archives
Special Collections and Archives
University of Idaho Library
875 Perimeter Drive
MS 2350
Moscow, ID
Telephone: 2088850845
Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The copies in this record group are contained in three loose leaf binders. The third binder also contains a section with papers relating to Nathaniel Jarvis Wyeth encompassing the years 1834-1899.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The 1834-1838 financial journal and ledgers of Fort Hall were copied from Oregon Historical Society microfilm R-578, and the material is copyrighted by them. Permission to publish excerpts must be obtained in writing from the Society.

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Acquisition Information

The photocopies of the Fort Hall account books were donated to the University of Idaho Library by Charles E. Simpson of Pocatello, Idaho, in May 1990.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
1/1 Financial journal July 1834-December 1935
1/2 Financial Ledger 1 1934-1935
1/3 Financial Ledger 2 1936-1938
1 Papers relating to Nathaniel Jarvis Wyeth 1834-1899

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Geographical Names

  • Fort Hall (Idaho) -- History -- Sources
  • Oregon National Historic Trail

Other Creators

  • Personal Names
    • Wyeth, Nathaniel J. (Nathaniel Jarvis), 1802-1856
    Corporate Names
    • Fort Hall (Idaho : Fort.)