The life sketch of David Pinkney Rainey

The life sketch of David Pinkney Rainey

Dates: approximately 1925-1950

Biography of David Pinkney Rainey (1815-1888) by an unknown author. Rainey was baptised into the Mormon Church in 1843. He served on two missions for that church and was in the "Mormon Battalion" (1846-1847) during the war with Mexico. He came to Utah and lived in Provo and Richmond in that state.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : 3 p.
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1063
  • 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 The life sketch of David Pinkney Rainey 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 SC 1063; The life sketch of David Pinkney Rainey; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1063, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated.
Acquisition Information
Donated.
Subject Terms
Rainey, David Pinkney, 1815-1888; United States. Army. Mormon Battalion; Military; Mormon pioneers--Utah--Biography; Mormons--Utah--Biography; Politics, Government, and Law
Genre / Form
Biography
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC1063
Finding Aid Title
Life sketch of David Pinkney Rainey
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-30T04:08-0600
Finding Aid Language
English


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