William Pilkington letter

William Pilkington letter

Dates: 1930 February 28

Handwritten and signed letter, dated 28 Feb. 1930, and addressed to Vern C. Poulter, an LDS missionary in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Pilkington relates meeting Martin Harris in Smithfield and recalls Harris' testimony of the authenticity of the Book of Mormon.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : 5 p.
  • Creator: Pilkington, William, 1860
  • Call Number: MSS 702
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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 Letter 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 702; William Pilkington letter; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 702, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Harris, Martin, 1783-1875; Pilkington, William, 1860---Correspondence; Poulter, Vern C.; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Material Types; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormons--Utah--Smithfield--History; Witnesses
Title
Book of Mormon
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS702
Finding Aid Title
Pilkington (William) letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-11T04:06-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon living in Smithfield, Utah.



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