Ezra Taft Benson letter

Ezra Taft Benson letter

Dates: 1963

Typewritten and signed letter dated 31 July 1963 and addressed to Joseph Fielding Smith (1876-1972). The document concerns the book "The Politician," by Robert Welch and refers to a "Socialist-Communist" conspiracy against the United States.

  • Extent: 1 item (1 leaf)
  • Creator: Benson, Ezra Taft
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1260
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th 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 Ezra Taft Benson letter 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 1260; Ezra Taft Benson letter; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1260, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated.
Acquisition Information
Donated.
Subject Terms
Benson, Ezra Taft; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Apostles--Correspondence; Smith, Joseph Fielding, 1876-1972; Church Government; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Religion
Genre / Form
Letters
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC1260
Finding Aid Title
Benson (Ezra Taft) letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:43-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

United States Secretary of Agriculture and 13th president of the Mormon Church.



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