Anti-Mormon lecture notes

Anti-Mormon lecture notes

Dates: approximately 1918

Contains two notebooks of notes given at Anti-Mormon lectures likely given in Lancaster, Ohio in 1918. Speakers included Arthur C. Latimer and a Mrs. Williams. The notes document public addresses by disaffected Mormons about polygamy, temple rites, and other aspects of Mormon life.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.04 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS 7918
  • 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.
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Materials were left in original order.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Anti-Mormon lecture notes 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 7918; Anti-Mormon lecture notes; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 7918, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Jordan Antiques and Antiquarian Books in 2011.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Jordan Antiques and Antiquarian Books; 2011.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Controversial literature; Latimer, A. C. (Arthur Calvin), 1886-; Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Journalism; Mormon Church--Controversial literature; Mormon temples; Polygamy--Utah
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Processing Information
Processed; Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2011.
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts. Contains materials that illuminate some of the beliefs that those opposed to Mormonism held.
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Finding Aid Title
Anti-Mormon lecture notes
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John M. Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-26T04:22-0700
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts