David John Buerger term papers

David John Buerger term papers

Dates: 1978

Photocopies of typed term papers entitled "Brigham Young University: The Unvarnished Reality," and "Politics and Inspiration: An Historical Analysis of the Woodruff Manifesto." The items are controversial works on the role of education in the Mormon Church and the changes in the Mormon doctrine of "plural marriage."

  • Extent: 2 items (64 leaves)
  • Creator: Buerger, David John, 1955
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1465
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th 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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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from David John Buerger term papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
This item was formerly accessioned under the number A78-434.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 1465; David John Buerger term papers; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1465, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Controversial literature; United States. Act to Amend Section 5352 of the Revised Statutes of the United States, in Reference to Bigamy and for Other Purposes.; Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898; Polygamy--Religious aspects--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Revelation--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Teaching--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Genre / Form
Articles; Dissertations, Academic
Edmunds-Tucker Act 1887; Morrill Act 1862
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
Buerger (David John) term papers
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Finding aid prepared by Morgan Crockett
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-12T04:03-0700
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Biographical History

Student at Brigham Young University.

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