Letter to Alice Bird

Letter to Alice Bird

Dates: 1891

Letter to Alice Bird of 2 Aug. 1891 explaining her trip to Colonia Diaz, Mexico which was a Mormon colony. It describes the weather, living expenses, and the health of the Mormon settlers in the area.

  • Extent: 1 inch (4 p.)(0.05 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Teasdale, Tilly
  • Call Number: MSS SC 929
  • 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.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Letter to Alice Bird 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 929; Letter to Alice Bird; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 929, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Sadie Greenhalgh in 1977.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Sadie Greenhalgh; 1977.
Subject Terms
Correspondence; Diaz (Mexico)--Description and travel; Immigration and American Expansion; Material Types; Mexico--Description and travel; Mormons--Mexico--History; 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).
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Finding Aid Title
Letter to Alice Bird
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:38-0600
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts