Charles C. Rich papers

Charles C. Rich papers

Dates: 1836-1909

Photocopies and photographs of handwritten and typed letters, biographical notes, and diary excerpts. The materials relate to Rich's career as a Mormon Church leader. They include diary excerpts from 1836, a letter from Brigham Young (1801-1877) telling about his arrival in the Salt Lake Valley of Utah in 1847, a blessing for Rich's mission to Europe, an essay on the establishment of a Mormon colony in San Bernardino, California, and biographical notes on Rich's life in Logan, Utah.

  • Extent: 2 folders (0.2 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Rich, Charles C. (Charles Coulson), 1809-1883
  • Call Number: MSS 1052
  • 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 Papers 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 1052; Charles C. Rich papers; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1052, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Apostles--History; Rich, Charles C. (Charles Coulson), 1809-1883--Archives; Young, Brigham, 1801-1877--Correspondence; Immigration and American Expansion; Logan (Utah)--History; Mormon pioneers--History; Mormons--California--San Bernardino--History--Sources; Mormons--Utah--Logan--History; Pioneers; San Bernardino (Calif.)--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Diaries; Letters; Notes
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS1052
Finding Aid Title
Rich (Charles C.) papers
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

Apostle in the Mormon Church.



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