History of Haun's Mill

History of Haun's Mill

Dates: 1854

Tyupescript of an account of the Haun's Mill Massacre of Mormons in Missouri 1838. Lewis was present at the massacre and gives a detailed description of what he saw and heard.

  • Extent: 1 item (7 p.)(0.02 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Lewis, David, 1814-1854
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1840
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • 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 History of Haun's Mill 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 1840; History of Haun's Mill; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1840, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated in 1981.
Acquisition Information
Donated; 1981.
Subject Terms
City and Town Life; Haun's Mill Massacre, Mo., 1838; Home and Family; Mormons--Missouri--Haun's Mill--History--Sources; Mormons--Persecutions--Missouri--Haun's Mill--History; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
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
Finding Aid Title
History of Haun's Mill
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T17:02-0600
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical Note

Mormon convert and pioneer who settled in Parowan, Utah.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts