Dudley family correspondence

Dudley family correspondence

Dates: 1844-1897

21 ALS's (plus typescripts of 11) referring to family matters, exhortations to join the Mormon Church, and descriptions of Nauvoo and settlement of Utah.

  • Extent: 32 items (60 p.)(0.12 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS SC 449
  • 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.
Technical Requirements
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Dudley family correspondence 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 449; Dudley family correspondence; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 449, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated in 1975 and 1981.
Acquisition Information
Donated; 1975, 1981.
Subject Terms
Dudley family; Robinson family; Smith, Joseph, 1805-1844; Correspondence; Immigration and American Expansion; Material Types; Mormon handcart companies; Nauvoo (Ill.)--Description and travel; Overland Journeys to the Western United States; Pioneers
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).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Dudley family correspondence
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:32-0600
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical Sketch

Mormon family; residents of Nauvoo, Illinois; immigrants to Utah.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts