Augusta Bowen Cleveland Smith papers

Augusta Bowen Cleveland Smith papers

Dates: 1811-1957

Handwritten correspondence, patriarchal blessings, poems, songs, and miscellaneous items. The bulk of the collection are letters between Smith and family members. The materials relate to family matters. Also included are letters from the Mormon apostle, George Albert Smith, to John L.Smith that deal with George's Mormon Church-related activities.

  • Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Smith, Augusta Bowen Cleveland, 1828-1903
  • Call Number: MSS 1833
  • 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.
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 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 1833; Augusta Bowen Cleveland Smith papers; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1833, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Mormon women--Utah--Correspondence; Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church)--History; Mormon Church--Apostles; Social Life and Customs; Home and Family; Mormon women--Idaho--Correspondence; Smith, John L. (John Lyman), 1828-1898; Smith, Augusta Bowen Cleveland, 1828-1903; Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875
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Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Smith (Augusta Bowen Cleveland) papers
Finding Aid Author
Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-05-14 13:31:50 -0600.
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon woman who was the wife of John L. Smith and who lived in Utah and Idaho.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts