John B. West papers, 12 March 1896 - 28 December 1896

Overview of the Collection

West, John B., 1861-
John B. West papers
12 March 1896 - 28 December 1896 (inclusive)
5 items
Collection Number
MG 5069
Certificates and correspondence.
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
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Certificates, signed by Governor W.J. McConnell, appointing West a delegate to the Immigration Convention in Boise, Idaho (Mar. 12, 1896), and as Latah County, Idaho, prosecuting attorney (Dec. 28, 1896, with cover letter). Accompanied by donor correspondence, 1968-1969.

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Preferred Citation

Author, Description or "Title" of item, date. Collection name, collection number, box, folder. University of Idaho Library Special Collections and Archives, Moscow, ID.

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Location of Collection

This collection is located in the Small Manuscripts area of U of I Library Special Collections and Archives.

Acquisition Information

Materials were originally given to Jim Lyle by Bonnie Hyke in 1968. Lyle then donated these materials to Charles Webber for U of I Library a year later.

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Subject Terms

  • Idaho. Governor
  • Immigrants
  • Latah County (Idaho)
  • Lawyers

Personal Names

  • McConnell, W. J.

Titles within the Collection

  • Idaho. Governor (1893-1896 : McConnell)