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In early days : my introduction to Mormonism

In early days : my introduction to Mormonism

Dates: 1896

Typewritten copy of an article originally published in the "Juvenile Instructor" of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1896. Hammond was a sailor who met the Mormons in California. Hammond writes about joining that faith and about coming to Utah by way of California in 1848. He tells about contacts with Momons in California and talks about making shoes.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.) : 15 p.
  • Creator: Hammond, Francis Asbury, 1822-1900
  • Call Number: MSS 869
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th 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.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from In Early Days : My Introduction to Mormonism must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
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Initial citation: MSS 869; In Early Days : My Introduction to Mormonism; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 869, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Hammond, Francis Asbury, 1822-1900; California--History--1846-1850; Material Types; Mormon pioneers--History; Mormons--California--History; Publications; Shoemakers--California--History
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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In early days : my introduction to Mormonism
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Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-18T04:17-0600
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Mormon pioneer.

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