Leonard Smith Conger letter to Levi Conger

Leonard Smith Conger letter to Levi Conger

Dates: 1861

ALS. The letter includes Conger's testimony of the Latter-day Saint Church and his belief that destruction and famine will come upon the United States within five years and safety will only be found in Zion (Utah).

  • Extent: 1 item (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Conger, Leonard Smith
  • Call Number: MSS SC 527
  • 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.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Leonard Smith Conger letter to Levi Conger 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 527; Leonard Smith Conger letter to Levi Conger; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 527, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Heritage Books in 1975.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Heritage Books; 1975.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Doctrines; End of the world; Eschatology; Immigration and American Expansion; Pioneers
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Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Conger (Leonard Smith) letter to Levi Conger
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Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-02T04:05-0700
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Biographical History

Mormon convert.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts