William Spry papers

William Spry papers

Dates: 1909-1916

Scrapbooks, speeches, proclamations, reprieves, newspaper clippings, recommendations, property appraisals, and correspondence. The materials relate primarily to Spry's administration as the governor of Utah.

  • Extent: 3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Spry, William, 1864-1929
  • Call Number: MSS 1829
  • 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
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 William Spry 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 1829; William Spry papers; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1829, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Ronald Woolley; 1977.
Subject Terms
Correspondence; Governors--Utah--History--Sources; Material Types; Politicians--Utah--Provo--History; Publications; Utah--Politics and government
Genre / Form
Letters; Proclamations; Scrapbooks; Speeches, addresses, etc., American
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Spry (William) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-16T04:11-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

American politician and governor of Utah.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts