John D.T. McAllister letters

John D.T. McAllister letters

Dates: 1885-1893

Six handwritten letters. McAllister talks mainly about Mormon Church procedures and personal matters. The items were written in Salt Lake City and at Fish Lake, Utah.

  • Extent: 6 items (13 p.)
  • Creator: McAllister, John D. T. (John Daniel Thompson), 1827-1910
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2149
  • 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 John D. T. McAllister letters 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 2149; John D. T. McAllister letters; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2149, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased through Wade Lillywhite Books in 1983.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Wade Lillywhite Books; 1983.
Subject Terms
McAllister, John D. T. (John Daniel Thompson), 1827-1910; Church Government; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Religion; Fish Lake (Sevier County, Utah)--History--Sources; Mormon Church--History--19th century; Mormons--Utah--History--Sources; Salt Lake City (Utah)--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
McAllister (John D.T.) letters
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:28-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon pioneer, missionary, and president of the St. George and Manti Temples of the Mormon Church.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts