Confirmation/information segments of a ships's circular

Confirmation/information segments of a ships's circular

Dates: 1856

Circular which confirms reservations and explains procedures for William McKay and his family's passage on the ship Thornton from Liverpool, England to New York. Includes a list of McKay family's names and ages.

  • Extent: 1 item (2 p.)
  • Creator: Richards, F. D. (Franklin Dewey), 1821-1899
  • Call Number: MSS SC 615
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public use.
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 Confirmation/information segments of a ships's circular 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 615; Confirmation/information segments of a ships's circular; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 615, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Elizabeth Hill Boswell in 1977.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Elizabeth Hill Boswell; 1977.
Subject Terms
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970--Family; Thornton (Ship); Home and Family; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon pioneers; Pioneers; Social Life and Customs
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).
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Finding Aid Title
Confirmation/information segments of a ships's circular
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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Biographical History

Mormon apostle.

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Ryan Lee
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