Finding aid for the Hiram P. Oviatt Papers

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Oviatt, Hiram P.
Title: Hiram P. Oviatt Papers
Dates: 1816-1897
Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: Hiram P. Oviatt (1821-1872) was a soldier in Battery K of the 1st Ohio Light Artillery Regiment. The collection consists of correspondence, diaries, land deeds, and military papers, relating to Oviatt and his wife, Lucy Ann Bullard Oviatt. Includes diary kept by Oviatt while he was prospecting for gold in California in 1850; two letters (1827-1828) containing references to political conditions in Canada; and papers concerning members of the Bullard, Hamilton, and Oviatt families of Euclid, Ohio. Other correspondents include Hannah Bullard and Tyler Parker.
MS Number MS 3518
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English