Collection of Kirtland and Nauvoo manuscripts

Collection of Kirtland and Nauvoo manuscripts

Dates: 1832-1845

Typescripts of the Kirtland Council Minute Book (1832-1837), photocopy of handwritten Nauvoo Library and Literary Institute records, and typescripts of the minute books of the High Council of the Mormon Church in Nauvoo, Illinois. The meeting minutes are in five books from 1840 to 1845 and document the function and activities of the leadership of the Mormon Church in Nauvoo.

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Call Number: MSS 1699
  • 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
Location of Originals
Originals are located in the Historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Collection of Kirtland and Nauvoo manuscripts 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 1699; Collection of Kirtland and Nauvoo manuscripts; 19th Century Western and Mormon Americana; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following Citations: MSS 1699, LTPSC.
Other Finding Aids
Item-level finding aid available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead//XML/MSS1699.xml
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Kirtland (Ohio); Mormon Church; Mormons; Nauvoo (Ill.)
Genre / Form
Corporate minutes
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS1699
Finding Aid Title
Collection of Kirtland and Nauvoo manuscripts
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Kenneth Bullard
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-11-14T14:58-0700


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