W.P. Lyon receipt

W.P. Lyon receipt

Dates: 1842

Handwritten receipt signed in Nauvoo, Illinois for payment of a note against Aaron Holder. Also includes photographs of present day restored Lyon drugstore in Nauvoo.

  • Extent: 1 folder
  • Creator: Lyon, W. P. (Windsor Palmer), 1809-1849
  • Call Number: MSS SC 635
  • 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.
Location of Originals
Original photographs available in repository (MSS P 272).
Alternative Format
Mat'l specified: Photographs:. Photocopy. s.l. : s.n., 1980 1 p.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from W.P. Lyon receipt 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 635; W.P. Lyon receipt; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 635, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Gift of Peter Crawley, 1980.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Peter Crawley; 1980.
Subject Terms
Holden, Aaron; Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891; Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce; Nauvoo (Ill.)--History--19th century--Sources; Retail Trade
Genre / Form
Receipts (Acknowledgments)
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Lyon (W.P.) receipt
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:34-0600
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

W.P. Lyon (1809-1849) was an early Mormon pioneer and drugstore owner.

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