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History of Joseph Curtis, son of Nahum and Millicent Curtis

History of Joseph Curtis, son of Nahum and Millicent Curtis

Dates: undated

Typescript of a personal history which gives data of the Curtis family in Michigan and their exodus to the West. Dated journal entries, 1831-1881, detail Curtis' Illinois and Utah missions, including minutes of organization of a Latter-day Saint Church branch in Poteetneet (Payson), Utah and area pioneer life.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.08 linear ft.) : 31 p.
  • Creator: Curtis, Joseph, 1818-1883
  • Call Number: MSS SC 589
  • 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
Technical Requirements
Typescript.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from History of Joseph Curtis, son of Nahum and Millicent Curtis 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 589; History of Joseph Curtis, son of Nahum and Millicent Curtis; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 589, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Erma R. Zanni in 1976.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Erma R. Zanni; 1976.
Subject Terms
Curtis, Millicent W.; Curtis, Nahum; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Religion; Frontier and pioneer life; Immigration and American Expansion; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormon pioneers; Overland Journeys to the Western United States; Payson (Utah)--History; Pioneers; Pontiac (Mich.)--History
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC589
Finding Aid Title
History of Joseph Curtis, son of Nahum and Millicent Curtis
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-23T04:08-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical Note

Mormon pioneer and missionary.



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