Joseph Kellog letter

Joseph Kellog letter

Dates: 1819

Photocopy of a letter and a typescript of the item. The letter was addressed to "Parents" and was dated 14 Nov. 1819. Joseph tells about the illness of his wife, Dolly Curtis Kellog. He talks about the nature of her disease and about the doctors' attempts to cure her. He advises the "Parents" to come quickly to see Dolly before she dies. Dolly died on 27 Nov. 1819.

  • Extent: 2 items (3 leaves)(0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Kellog, Joseph
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1978
  • 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 Joseph Kellog 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 1978; Joseph Kellog letter; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1978, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Kellog, Dolly Curtis, 1795-1819; Correspondence; Diseases--History--Sources; Material Types; Medicine--History--Sources
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
kellog (Joseph) letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T17:04-0600
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts