J.M. Crowley sketch of Joseph Smith, Jr.

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J.M. Crowley sketch of Joseph Smith, Jr.

Dates: circa 1842

Signed pencil sketch of Mormon Church leader, Joseph Smith, Jr. (1805-1844).

  • Extent: 2 items (2 leaves)
  • Creator: Crowley, J. M., fl. 1835-1842
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1266
  • 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 J. M. Crowley sketch of Joseph Smith, Jr. 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 1266; J. M. Crowley sketch of Joseph Smith, Jr.; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1266, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated in 1978.
Acquisition Information
Donated in 1978.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Presidents--Portraits; Smith, Joseph, 1805-1844--Portraits; Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Fine Arts
Genre / Form
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Crowley (J.M.) sketch of Joseph Smith, Jr.
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
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Biographical History

J.M. Crowley (fl. 1835-1842) was an American folk artist known for his portraits done in graphite or paint.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts