Mina C. Cannon autograph books

Mina C. Cannon autograph books

Dates: 1881-1899

Photocopies of handwritten autograph books. Mina received greetings and well wishes from many prominent Utahns and leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Many of these items were written from the Utah State penitentiary by Church leaders incarcerated for polygamy.

  • Extent: 2 v. (ca. 200 p.)
  • Creator: Cannon, Mina C.
  • Call Number: MSS 963
  • 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.
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 Autograph books 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 963; Mina C. Cannon autograph books; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 963, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Apostles--Autographs; Religion; Mormons--History; Polygamy--Religious aspects--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History; Prisoners--Utah--Autographs; Prisons--Utah--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Autographs
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS963
Finding Aid Title
Cannon (Mina C.) autograph books
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-02T04:21-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Mormon woman and wife of Abraham H. Cannon, an apostle in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
ryan_lee@byu.edu