Emigration office receipts

Emigration office receipts

Dates: 1863

Emigration office receipts of the Mormon Church dated June 3, 1863 and issued in Florence, Nebraska. These items are orders for provisions and assure tha the "warehouse" would pay Peter Anderson $2.50 and Peter Christiansen $2 in rations.

  • Extent: 3 items
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1146
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Emigration office receipts 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 1146; Emigration office receipts; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1146, LTPSC.
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Subject Terms
Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon Church--History--19th century; Overland Journeys to the Western United States; Utah--Emigration and immigration--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Receipts (Acknowledgments)
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy).
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Finding Aid Title
Emigration office receipts
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:42-0600
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts