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Guide to the Edward Benjamin Critchlow Papers, ca. 1811- 1933
BANC MSS 73/137 p  
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  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: Edward Benjamin Critchlow Papers,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1811- 1933
    Collection Number: BANC MSS 73/137 p
    Creator: Critchlow, Edward Benjamin, 1858-1920
    Extent: Number of containers: 2 boxes, 1 portfolio Linear feet: 1.0
    Repository: The Bancroft Library.
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Abstract: Edward Benjamin Critchlow papers consist of letters received, diaries and clippings relating to his career as a lawyer in Salt Lake City. With these are correspondence and papers of various members of the Yardley family, including genealogical information on the Yardley and Hampton families; also, correspondence and papers of James Martin and his wife, Mary Jenks (Yardley) Martin, some regarding the Civil War. Also includes some materials relating to the Jenks family.
    Languages Represented: English

    Information for Researchers


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Edward Benjamin Critchlow Papers, BANC MSS 73/137 p, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Material Cataloged Separately

    Photographs transferred to the Bancroft Pictorial Collections
    Identifier/Call Number: (BANC PIC 1973.059--PIC)

    Administrative Information

    Acquisition Information

    The Edward Benjamin Critchlow Papers were given to The Bancroft Library by Mrs. Samuel Hamilton Day on February 28, 1973.

    Scope and Content

    The Edward Benjamin Critchlow papers consist of diaries, letters, and various family papers, including clippings, from the years 1882 to 1920, chiefly relating to his career as a lawyer in Salt Lake City, Utah. The collection includes genealogical and other family papers, 1819 to 1933, relating to the Yardley and Hampton families. Also includes a small group of letters, family papers, and clippings, 1851-1886, relating to James Martin and his wife, Mary Jenks (Yardley) Martin, some regarding the Civil War, along with miscellaneous papers, 1811-1855, concerning the Jenks family.