Lynn Stephen Wood autobiography

Lynn Stephen Wood autobiography

Dates: 1901

Handwritten autobiography and typescript. The document talks about Wood's family, his life in the eastern U.S., his conversion to the Mormon Church, and his migration to Utah.

  • Extent: 2 items (83 leaves)
  • Creator: Wood, Lyman Stephen, 1832. -- Wood, Lynn Stephen, 1832
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1701
  • 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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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from XXX 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 1701; Lynn Stephan Wood autobiography; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1701, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Arla Mitchell in 1980.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Arla Mitchell; 1980.
Subject Terms
Wood, Lyman Stephen, 1832-; Wood, Lynn Stephen, 1832-; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon pioneers--History; Mormons--Illinois--Nauvoo--History; Mormons--Missouri--History; Mormons--Ohio--History; Overland Journeys to the Western United States
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Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Wood (Lynn Stephan) autobiography
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Morgan Crockett
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-23T04:15-0700
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Biographical History

Pioneer and early convert to the Mormon Church.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts