LDS Church historical letters and photographs

LDS Church historical letters and photographs

Dates: approximately 1852-1905

Collection includes photographs of leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and church sites in Salt Lake City, Utah, in the late 1800's and early 1900's. It also contains a few letters and financial papers pertaining to Utah in the late 19th century and early 20th century.

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.). -- 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Peterson, Michael D.
  • Call Number: MSS 7526
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Photograph Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Technical Requirements
Photographs are kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from LDS Church historical letters and photographs 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 7526; LDS Church history letters and photographs; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 7526, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Collection was donated to the L. Tom Perry Special Collections by Michael D. Peterson, who assembled the materials.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Michael D. Peterson; 2010.
Subject Terms
Material Types; Mormons--Correspondence; Mormons--Photographs; Temple Square (Salt Lake City, Utah)--Photographs; Utah--Photographs
Genre / Form
Letters; Photographs; Stereographs
Processing Information
Processed; Lionel Thomas; 2011. Processed; Elizabeth Ballif; 2011.
Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
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Finding Aid Title
LDS Church history letters and photographs
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Lionel Thomas
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-18T04:13-0600
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