James Duckworth scrapbook

James Duckworth scrapbook

Dates: 1894-1907

Newsclippings pasted into a blank book believed to have been created by James Duckworth. Most of the clippings were taken from the "Deseret News" and relate to Mormon Church topics including history and doctrine. Some of the items were written by Mormon Church leaders.

  • Extent: 1 v. (108 p.)(0.10 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Duckworth, James, 1865-1947
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2011
  • 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 James Duckworth scrapbook 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 2011; James Duckworth scrapbook; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2011, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Mary L. Brockbank in 1982.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Mary L. Brockbank; 1982.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Apostles; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Doctrines; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Presidents; Deseret News (Firm); Material Types; Mormonism; Religion; Scrapbooks
Genre / Form
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Newspapers
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
Duckworth (James) duckworth
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:27-0600
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical Note

Mormon farmer, merchant, banker, and missionary who served as the president of the Blackfoot Stake in Idaho for the Mormon Church.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts