Series WA MSS 122: Autobiographical material
Scope and Contents
Family letters and papers covering his service in the Mexican War, on engineering projects in Iowa and Missouri, as representative in Congress from Iowa and his efforts in behalf of the Pacific Railroad; and a letter to Secretary of War Floyd regarding the Utah Expedition. 1846-1860.
- From the Collection: Curtis, Samuel Ryan, 1805-1866
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English
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