Letters received

Letters received

Dates: 1846-1849

Photocopies of handwritten and signed letters. Three of the items are letters of introduction by the second president of the Mormon Church, Brigham Young. Another letter is from Brigham Young asking William Huntington for his aid in bringing Clarissa A. Scofield to Mormon Church headquarters. This item also includes a lengthy postscript concerning activities in preparation for the Mormon migration to Utah. Also included is a letter from the Mormon Apostle, Heber C. Kimball, asking Huntington to look after Sarah Noon.

  • Extent: 5 items (6 p.)
  • Creator: Huntington, Oliver Boardman, 1823-1907. -- Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868. -- Young, Brigham, 1801-1877
  • Call Number: MSS 1050
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Letters received must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 1050; Letters received; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1050, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Presidents--Correspondence; Church Government; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Religion; Mormon Church--Apostles; Mormon pioneers--History
Genre / Form
Letters
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS1050
Finding Aid Title
Letters received
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-12-22T04:16-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Mormon pioneer and missionary.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
ryan_lee@byu.edu