Solomon Chamberlain autobiography

Solomon Chamberlain autobiography

Dates: 1856

Photocopy of a typed copy of Solomon Chamberlain's autobiography. He describes spiritual experiences before his conversion and talks about prospecting for gold in California.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.02 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Chamberlain, Solomon, 1788-1862
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1748
  • 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.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Solomon Chamberlain autobiography 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 1748; Solomon Chamberlain autobiography; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1748, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Mrs. Albert D. Swensen in 1980.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Mrs. Albert D. Swensen; 1980.
Subject Terms
Chamberlain, Solomon, 1788-1862; Gold mines and mining--California--Sacramento--History; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon Church--History--19th century; Mormon pioneers; Pioneers
Genre / Form
Autobiographies
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC1748
Finding Aid Title
Chamberlain (Solomon) autobiography
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-02T04:14-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Convert to the Mormon Church from Connecticut who settled in Utah.



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Ryan Lee
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