Robert A. Holmes letters

Robert A. Holmes letters

Dates: 1911

Handwritten letters all dated within 1911. One was addrssed to George H. Brimhall, president of Brigham Young University, while the other two were addressed to the editor of the "Improvement Era," a Mormon Church publication. Holmes speculates on the geography of the Book of Mormon and criticises the theories of B. H. Roberts, the Mormon scholar.

  • Extent: 3 items (16 p.)
  • Creator: Holmes, Robert A.
  • Call Number: MSS 182
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th 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 Letters 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 182; Letters; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 182, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Brimhall, George H. (George Henry), 1853-1932; Roberts, B. H. (Brigham Henry), 1857-1933; Material Types; Mormon authors--Correspondence
Genre / Form
Letters
Title
Book of Mormon--Geography
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS182
Finding Aid Title
Holmes (Robert A.) letters
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-02-29T10:03-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Mormon author.



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