Joseph Howell papers

Joseph Howell papers

Dates: 1903-1918

Collection includes photographs, diary excerpts, personal correspondence, speeches, transcript of funeral service and a copy of a master's thesis concerning Howell by Richard Stoddard. Also contains a biography of his wife and children and miscellaneous items.

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Howell, Joseph (Joseph Williams), 1857-1918
  • Call Number: MSS 1463
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • 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 Joseph Howell 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 1463; Joseph Howell papers; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1463, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Gift of Mary Ellen Stoddard Smith, 1975.
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online.
Subject Terms
Howell family; Howell, Joseph (Joseph Williams), 1857-1918; Howell, Mary Elizabeth Maughan, 1856-1937; Promontory-Curlew Land Company; Home and Family; Legislators; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Biography; Diaries; Letters; Speeches, addresses, etc., American
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Howell (Joseph) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Megan Furcini
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T12:27-0600
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Biographical History

Utah legislator and U.S. Congressman from Utah, 1903-1917.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts