Junius F. Wells letter to J.D. Wood

Junius F. Wells letter to J.D. Wood

Dates: 1902

Carbon of letter to J. D. Wood regarding land and cattle in Mexico; letterhead reads “State of Utah, Executive Office.” 10 Sep 1902. Signed by Junius F. Wells. 3 typed pages.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Wells, Junius F. (Junius Free), 1854-1930
  • Call Number: MSS 4015
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th 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.
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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 the Junius F. Wells letter to J.D. Wood 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 4015; Junius F. Wells letter to J.D. Wood; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 4015, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Peter Crawley in 1987.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Peter Crawley; 1987.
Subject Terms
Civil Procedure and Courts; Politics, Government, and Law; Utah--Executive departments
Genre / Form
Processing Information
Processed; H. Christine Broomhead; 14 June 2007.
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West (Collection development policy of 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Wells (Junius F.) letter to J.D. Wood
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by H. Christine Broomhead, and Karen Glenn, student processors; John Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-07T15:41-0600
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Junius Free Wells (1854-1930) was the first head of the LDS Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association and made efforts to build historical monuments.

Junius Free Wells was born 1 June 1854 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah to Daniel Hamner Wells and Hannah Corilla Free. He married Helena Middleton Fobes 17 June 1879. He was the first head of the LDS Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association and organized church efforts to build historical monuments in the early 20th century. He died 15 April 1930 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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