History of Abel Lamb

History of Abel Lamb

Dates: undated

Typewritten biographical sketch of Lamb, a Mormon pioneer and church leader, which tells of his baptism in New York, work as a stake president in Columbus, Missouri, exodus west, settlement in Salt Lake Valley, Utah and calling as a patriarch. Also includes family data.

  • Extent: 1 item (8 p.)
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Call Number: MSS SC 601
  • 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.
Collection maintained in original order.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from History of Abel Lamb 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 601; History of Abel Lamb; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 601, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Dewaine H. Lamb in 1976.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Dewaine H. Lamb; 1976.
Subject Terms
Lamb family; Lamb, Abel; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon pioneers; 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
Lamb (Abel), History of
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Morgan Crockett
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:33-0600
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts