Ammon M. Tenney papers

Ammon M. Tenney papers

Dates: 1874-1942

Handwritten correspondence, certificates, patriarchal blessings, family histories, and genealogies. The items relate to Ammon M. Tenney and to other members of the Tenney family. The letters and certificates are from prominent Mormon Church leaders.

  • Extent: 1 v. (55 p.)(0.05 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Tenney, Ammon M. (Ammon Meshach), 1844-1925
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2214
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • 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 Ammon M. Tenney papers 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 2214; Ammon M. Tenney papers; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2214, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Roy Allen Tenney in 1984.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Roy Allen Tenney; 1984.
Subject Terms
Fish, Joseph, 1840-1926; Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875; Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888; Snow, Lorenzo, 1814-1901; Tenney, Ammon M. (Ammon Meshach), 1844-1925; Tinney family; Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891; Young, Brigham, 1801-1877; Young, Brigham, 1836-1903; Correspondence; Material Types; Mormon Church--Presidents--Correspondence; Mormons--Arizona--History; Mormons--Utah--Saint George--History; Saint George (Utah)--History
Genre / Form
Certificates; Genealogies; Letters
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Tenney (Ammon M.) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-09T04:14-0600
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Biographical Info:

Biographical Note

Mormon pioneer in Arizona, colonist, and missionary to the Navajo Indians.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts