George Albert Smith letter

George Albert Smith letter

Dates: 1870

Handwritten and signed letter addressed to Orson Pratt (1811-1881). Smith states that "An act to amend an act amendatory and supplementary to the Charter of St. George City Approved Feb. 21 1868" had been passed by the legislature of Utah Territory.

  • Extent: 1 item (1 leaf)(0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Smith, George A. (George Albert), 1817-1875
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1947
  • 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: Original restricted; Photocopy 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 George Albert Smith letter 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 1947; George Albert Smith letter; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1947, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased through Steve Barnett in 1982.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Steve Barnett; 1982.
Separated Material
Original located in Vault.
Subject Terms
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881; Smith, George A. (George Albert), 1817-1875--Correspondence; Utah. Legislature--History--Sources; Mormons--Utah--Saint George--History--Sources; Politics, Government, and Law; Saint George (Utah)--History--Sources; Territorial Government
Genre / Form
Letters
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_MSSSC1947
Finding Aid Title
Smith (George Albert) letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T17:03-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical Note

Mormon colonizer, civic leader, and apostle of the Mormon Church.



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