William Clayton receipt

William Clayton receipt

Dates: 1875

Handwritten and signed five dollar receipt for sundry expenses incurred in the execution of the estate of Francis Birch.

  • Extent: 1 item (1 leaf)
  • Creator: Clayton, William, 1814-1879
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1286
  • 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.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from William Clayton receipt 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 1286; William Clayton receipt; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1286, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Rosenstock in 1979.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Rosenstock; 1979.
Subject Terms
Birch, Francis; Clayton, William, 1814-1879; Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce; Economics and Banking; Mormons--Utah--Salt Lake City
Genre / Form
Receipts (Acknowledgments)
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Clayton (William) receipt
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-02T04:08-0700
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Biographical History

Mormon Church leader, hymnist, and private secretary to Joseph Smith, Jr. Clayton is best known as the author of the Mormon hymn "Come Come Ye Saints."

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