Brigham Young letter to Rufus C. Allen

Brigham Young letter to Rufus C. Allen

Dates: 1857

Photocopy of a handwritten letter dated 1 March 1857 and addressed to Refus C. Allen. Young writes about protection against the Indians, presenting a good example for the Indians, and gives his approval for a school for Indian children.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : (2 p.)
  • Creator: Young, Brigham, 1801-1877
  • Call Number: MSS 578
  • 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
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Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 578; Brigham Young letter to Rufus C. Allen; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 578, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
City and Town Life; Social Life and Customs; Mormon Church--Presidents; Paiute Indians--History; Church work with Indians--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History; Mormons--Correspondence; Allen, Rufus C., 1827-; Young, Brigham, 1801-1877; Young, Brigham, 1801-1877--Correspondence
Genre / Form
Letters; Photocopies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Brigham Young letter to Rufus C. Allen
Finding Aid Author
Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-12-15 13:48:08 -0700.
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Second president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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