Biographical sketches of Samuel Whitney Richards

Biographical sketches of Samuel Whitney Richards

Dates: approximately 1900

Three typewritten biographical sketches of Richards containing information on his baptism, missionary labors, political offices, and marriages. One incident as President of the British Mission is included as reported in the Deseret News.

  • Extent: 3 item (0.08 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS SC 93
  • 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.
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Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 93; Biographical sketches of Samuel Whitney Richards; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 93, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Gift of Reta E. Williamsen, 1975.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Reta E. Williamsen; 1975.
Subject Terms
Richards, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitney), 1824-1909; Artifacts; Material Types; Mormon Church--Missions--Great Britain; Mormons--Emigration and immigration; Utah--Politics and government
Appraisal Information
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Biographical sketches of Samuel Whitney Richards
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T12:09-0600
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts