Sharon Burton papers

Sharon Burton papers

Dates: approximately 2000-2006

Papers include research the early history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the nineteenth century. Materials include Burton's notes, as well as photocopies from other sources. Research was gathered during the early 2000s.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Burton, Sharon
  • Call Number: MSS 6949
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 21st 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 ordered by topic, with each topic bundled using paper clips.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Sharon Burton 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 6949; Sharon Burton papers; 21st Century Western & Mormon Americana; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6949, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Items were originally given to Susan Easton Black who in turn donated them to the L. Tom Perry Special Collections in 2006.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Susan Easton Black; 2006.
Subject Terms
Church Government; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Religion; Mormon Church--History--19th century
Genre / Form
Notes; Research (Document genres)
Processing Information
Processed; Lissa Bogart; 2009.
Appraisal Information
Included in the 21st century repository due to the approximate dates of compilation; also relevant to 19th Century Western & Mormon Americana; Material relating to the Latter-day Saint history of the nineteenth century.
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Finding Aid Title
Burton (Sharon) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Lissa Bogart
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T12:40-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Sharon Burton is an amateur historian and genealogist in California.

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Curator - 21st Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts