Brigham Young letters to Thomas L. Kane

Brigham Young letters to Thomas L. Kane

Dates: 1854 October 30

Letters were handwritten by Brigham Young to Thomas L. Kane on October 30, 1854. In the letters Young asks Kane to serve as Utah's territorial delegate to Congress. The two letters are identical and were sent separately to ensure delivery. Collection also includes photocopies of the letters.

  • Extent: 2 items
  • Creator: Young, Brigham, 1801-1877. -- Kane, Thomas L. (Thomas Leiper), 1822-1883
  • Call Number: MSS 4096
  • 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: Photocopies: Open for public research. Originals: Condition restricted; permission to use items must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Brigham Young 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 4096; Brigham Young letters; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 4096, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Michael D. Heaston; June 2007.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Church Government; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Utah--Politics and government--19th century; Legislators--United States--History; Young, Brigham, 1801-1877; Kane, Thomas L. (Thomas Leiper), 1822-1883; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Presidents--History--19th century; Bernhisel, John M. (John Milton), 1799-1881
Genre / Form
Letters; Photocopies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS4096
Finding Aid Title
Young (Brigham) letters to Thomas L. Kane
Finding Aid Author
Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-03-23 09:47:48 -0600.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical / Historical

Brigham Young (1801-1877) was a businessman, pioneer, and president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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