Spencer W. Kimball letter and certificate

Spencer W. Kimball letter and certificate

Dates: 1954-1959

One typewritten and signed letter addressed to Jessie Smith; wife of the Mormon Apostle, Joseph Fielding Smith (1876-1972); and one printed certificate which verifies that Jessie Smith crossed the 180th meridian. The letter refers to Jessie's music collection.

  • Extent: 2 items (2 leaves)(0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Kimball, Spencer W., 1895-1985
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2063
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th 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 Spencer W. Kimball letter and certificate 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 2063; Spencer W. Kimball letter and certificate; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2063, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Mrs. Jesse Smith in 1983.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Mrs. Jesse Smith; 1983.
Subject Terms
Smith, Jessie Evans; Correspondence; Letters; Material Types; Mormon women--Utah--History--Sources
Genre / Form
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Kimball (Spencer W.) letter and certificate
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-03-19T15:03-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical Note

Apostle and later President of the Mormon Church.

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Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts