Mitchell Bronk family papers

Mitchell Bronk family papers

Dates: 1639-1958

Materials concerning the Bronk (thought to be Brunck originally) family. Collection includes articles, especially by Mitchell Bronk, newspaper clippings including obituaries of family members, compiled genealogical information, and letters. All materials are copies, 1639-1958. This collection contains historical information about the Manchester, New York area.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Bronk, Mitchell, 1862
  • Call Number: MSS 5985
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • 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 Mitchell Bronk family 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 5985; Mitchell Bronk family papers; 19th-20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 5985, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Claire Freedman, an archivist at the Rockefeller Archives, donated these materials from a discarded collection in 1990.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Claire Freedman; 1990.
Subject Terms
Baptists--New York (State)--Manchester--History; Correspondence; Material Types; Ontario County (N.Y.)
Genre / Form
Articles; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Genealogies
Processing Information
Processed; Melissa Cowles; 7 November 2007.
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West (Collection development policy for 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Bronk (Mitchell) family papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Karen Glenn and Melissa Cowles, student processors and John Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-07T15:52-0600
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mitchell Bronk was born 24 November 1862 in Manchester, Ontario, New York to Abram Bronk and Cynthia Brewster. He was a minister at the Ascension Baptist Church in New York.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts