John Moburn Kay letter

John Moburn Kay letter

Dates: 1863-1864

Typewritten copy of a letter published in the Mormon "Millennial Star." The item was addressed to George Q. Cannon, an apostle of the Mormon Church. Kay recounts the passage of the ship "Hudson" across the Atlantic with Mormon emigrants. Kay writes about the birth and death of John Winkler, son of Anna and Hans Ulrich Winkler.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Kay, John Moburn
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1607
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Initial citation: MSS SC 1607; John Moburn Kay letter; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1607, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Swiss Americans--History; Hudson (Ship)--History; Mormon pioneers; Transportation; Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce; Correspondence; Material Types; Winkler family; Kay, John Moburn; Kay, John Moburn--Correspondence; Winkler, Hans Ulrich, 1838-1904
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Kay (John Moburn) letter
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Morgan Crockett
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This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-01-05 10:48:32 -0700.
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Biographical History

Dentist, surgeon, and Mormon missionary.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts