Lorenzo Snow letter

Lorenzo Snow letter

Dates: 1886

Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter, dated 1 March 1886, and addressed to Franklin S. Richards, a lawyer in Salt Lake City, Utah. Snow thanks Richards for "securing appeal in my three cases to the U. S. Supreme Court and promise of bail." The issue involved was probably a charge of polygamy made against Snow.

  • Extent: 1 item (2 p.)
  • Creator: Snow, Lorenzo, 1814-1901
  • Call Number: MSS 1205
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; 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 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 1205; Letter; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1205, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Richards, Franklin S.; Correspondence; Material Types; Mormon Church--Presidents; Mormons--Correspondence; Polygamy--Religious aspects--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Letters
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS1205
Finding Aid Title
Snow (Lorenzo) letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-10-24T11:06-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Fifth president of the Mormon Church.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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