William Hart Miles papers

William Hart Miles papers

Dates: 1861-1936

The collection includes journals, biographical information, genealogical materials and a mission record.

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Miles, William Hart, 1810-1896
  • Call Number: MSS 1459
  • 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.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the William Hart Miles 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 1459; William Hart Miles papers; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1459, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Gift of Florence Miles Sterling, 1977.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Florence Miles Sterling; 1977.
Other Finding Aids
Folder-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS1459.xml
Subject Terms
Herringshaw, H.; Miles family; Miles, Jane Fox Stevenson, 1842-1924; Smith, William, 1811-1893; Sterling, Florence Violet Miles, 1880-; Winchester, Benjamin, 1817-1901; Young, Brigham, 1801-1877; Material Types; Missionaries--Biography; Mormon Church--Missions--East (U.S.); Mormon pioneers
Genre / Form
Biography; Diaries; Genealogies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Miles (William Hart) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-11-10T04:13-0700
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Early Mormon convert; brushmaker; president, LDS Eastern States Mission, 1866-1869.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts