James Holt autobiography

James Holt autobiography

Dates: 1881

Typescript of an autobiography. Holt writes about his childhood, conversion to the Mormon Church, mission for that faith in Tennessee, and migration to Salt Lake City, Utah. He also tells about the confusion in the Mormon Church after the death of its first president, Joseph Smith.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.08 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Holt, James, 1804-1894
  • Call Number: MSS SC 190
  • 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.
  • Images: http://cdm15999.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15999coll24/id/47546
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 James Holt 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 190; James Holt autobiography; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 190, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated in 1976.
Acquisition Information
Donated; 1976.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Pioneers; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon Church--Illinois--Nauvoo--History; Mormon pioneers--History; Mormon Church--Missions--Tennessee--History; Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844
Genre / Form
Autobiographies
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC190
Finding Aid Title
Holt (James) autobiography
Finding Aid Author
Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2018-03-05 13:29:24 -0700.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical / Historical

Mormon pioneer and missionary.



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