Joseph Leland Heywood letter to Mary R. Shumway

Joseph Leland Heywood letter to Mary R. Shumway

Dates: 1847

Typescript of a letter describing the Mormons leaving Nauvoo amid mob persecution.

  • Extent: 1 item (0.05 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Heywood, Joseph Leland, 1815-1910
  • Call Number: MSS SC 460
  • 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.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Joseph Leland Heywood letter to Mary R. Shumway 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 460; Joseph Leland Heywood letter to Mary R. Shumway; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 460, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated in 1974.
Acquisition Information
Donated; 1974.
Subject Terms
Shumway, Mary R.; Correspondence; Material Types; Mormons--Persecutions--Illinois--Hancock County--History--19th century; Nauvoo (Ill.)--History
Genre / Form
Letters
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
UPB_MSSSC460
Finding Aid Title
Heywood (Joseph Leland) letter to Mary R. Shumway
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
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical Note

Resident of Nauvoo, Illinois.



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Ryan Lee
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