Little Colorado Stake minutes

Little Colorado Stake minutes

Dates: 1878-1887

Photocopy of typescript. Contains a short history of the Mormon Church's mission to the Navajo Indians in Arizona from 1876 to 1878 and the creation of the Little Colorado Stake. The history of the stake is then continued up to 1887. Includes history of the settlements making up the stake, activities of the members, minutes of meetings, and accounts of missionary work among the Indians.

  • Extent: 1 item (243 leaves)
  • Creator: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Little Colorado Stake (Ariz.). -- Nielson, Frihoff Godfred, 1851-1935. -- Tanner, George S.
  • Call Number: MSS SC 808
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Location of Originals
Mat'l specified: Original minute book at University of Arizona in Tucson. Additional minute books in Church Archives, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Little Colorado Stake minutes 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 808; Little Colorado Stake minutes; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 808, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Originally collected by George S. Tanner; formerly cataloged as Mss 600.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Department of Church History.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Little Colorado Stake (Ariz.)--History; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Arizona--History--19th century; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Missions--Arizona--History; Arizona--History--To 1912; Religion; Indians of North America; Missions and Missionaries; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Mormons; Mormons--Arizona--History; Mormons--Colonization--Arizona--History; Navajo Indians--Missions--Arizona--History--Sources; United orders (Mormon Church)--Arizona--History
Genre / Form
Corporate minutes
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Little Colorado Stake minutes
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-16T04:11-0700
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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts