Moses Franklin Farnsworth autograph book

Moses Franklin Farnsworth autograph book

Dates: 1891-1908

Autograph book of Farnsworth family members. The items were cut out of letters and other documents and pasted in a book with blank pages.

  • Extent: 1 v. (40 p.)
  • Creator: Farnsworth, Moses Franklin, b. 1834
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1863
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • 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 Moses Franklin Farnsworth autograph book 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 1863; Moses Franklin Farnsworth autograph book; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1863, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Raymond B. Farnsworth in 1981.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Raymond B. Farnsworth; 1981.
Subject Terms
Farnsworth Family; Home and Family; Mormons--Utah--Autographs; 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).
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Finding Aid Title
Farnsworth (Moses Franklin) autograph book
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T17:02-0600
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Biographical History

Mormon genealogist, temple recorder, historian, and member of the Utah Militia. He died in 1906.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts