Jonathan Golden Kimball letter

Jonathan Golden Kimball letter

Dates: 1902

Typed letter addressed to the Mormon Apostle Abraham O Woodruff. The item expresses a concern regarding the "tyranical" rule of the Bear Lake Stake President, William Budge, and his first counselor, James Henry Hart, as well as certain bishops in relation to young men in the Mormon Church. Kimball expresses a fear of the "apostacy" of the youth and debates the concept of repentance.

  • Extent: 1 item
  • Creator: Kimball, Jonathan Golden, 1853-1938
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1375
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • 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 Jonathan Golden Kimball 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 1375; Jonatahn Golden Kimball letter; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1375, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Brent Ashworth.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Brent Ashworth.
Subject Terms
Budge, William, 1828-1919; Hart, James H., 1825-1906; Kimball, Jonathan Golden, 1853-1938; Woodruff, Abraham Owen, 1872-1904; Christian leadership--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints--History--Sources; Church Government; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Religion; Mormon Church--History; Repentance--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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).
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Finding Aid Title
Kimball (Jonathan Golden) letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Patsy Shin Hernandez
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:50-0600
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Biographical History

Member of the First Council of the Seventy in the Mormon Church.

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