William Horne Dame certificates and letter

William Horne Dame certificates and letter

Dates: 1856-1858

The folder contains microfilmed copies of a certificate of membership in the Utah territorial legislature, a certificate verifying that Dame was an elder in the Mormon Church, and a letter, dated 12 August 1858, of an "investigating committee" of prominent Mormons (including the apostle, George Albert Smith) stating that complaints against Dame were without foundation.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Dame, William Horne, 1819-1884
  • Call Number: MSS 110
  • 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
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from William Horne Dame certificates and letter 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 110; William Horne Dame certificates and letter; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 110, LTPSC.
Separated Material
See also MSS 104.
Subject Terms
Dame, William Horne, 1819-1884; Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875; Church Government; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Religion; Mormon Church--Apostles; Mormons--Utah--Parowan--History; Parowan (Utah)--History; Politics, Government, and Law; Territorial Government
Genre / Form
Certificates; Letters; Microfilms
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Dame (William Horne) certificates and letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-09T04:18-0600
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Biographical History

William Horne Dame was a Mormon pioneer and politican who served as president of the Parowan Stake and as a colonel in the Utah Militia.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts