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The Resource Samuel Guthrie papers

Samuel Guthrie papers

Label
Samuel Guthrie papers
Title
Samuel Guthrie papers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Correspondence, patents, legal documents, genealogies, newspaper articles, obituaries, and historical accounts by or about Samuel Guthrie and other members of the Guthrie family. The correspondence between Samuel Guthrie and his daughter Harriet Guthrie Chamberlain concern personal and family matters and describe Samuel's patents on chloroform and the percussion cap. Items by Alfred Guthrie include information about the steamboat inspection and regulation in the United States and a detailed account of his brother Edwin's war experiences during the war with Mexico (1845-1848). Other materials also relate to the westward movement of the 1840's, the Anti-Mason party, and the presidential election of 1828 and inauguration of 1829
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
UPB
Illustrations
genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Samuel Guthrie papers
Link
http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/2294/UPB_MSS1600
Instantiates
Production
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 1 box
  • (0. 5 linear feet)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn141225432
  • (Sirsi) DCH2075
  • (CStRLIN)UTBV91-A544
  • (UBY)a1157681
Label
Samuel Guthrie papers
Link
http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/2294/UPB_MSS1600
Production
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 1 box
  • (0. 5 linear feet)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn141225432
  • (Sirsi) DCH2075
  • (CStRLIN)UTBV91-A544
  • (UBY)a1157681

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