Eliza Ann Beebe Cheney letter

Eliza Ann Beebe Cheney letter

Dates: 1848 January

Typewritten copy of a letter written in January 1848 and addressed to "Dear Parents, Brothers & Sisters." The item was written in Winter Quarters, Nebraska. Cheney writes about the persecutions suffered by the Mormons and other aspects of the Mormon faith.

  • Extent: 1 item (3 p.)
  • Creator: Cheney, Eliza Ann Beebe, 1815-1851
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2638
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Eliza Ann Beebe Cheney 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 2638; Eliza Ann Beebe Cheney letter; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2638, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated.
Acquisition Information
Donated.
Subject Terms
Immigration and American Expansion; Mormons--Nebraska--Winter Quarters--Correspondence; Mormons--Persecutions--History--19th century; Pioneers; Winter Quarters (Neb.)--History
Genre / Form
Letters
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC2638
Finding Aid Title
Cheney (Eliza Ann Beebe) letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-02T04:16-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon Church.



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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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